Scottish Limekilns


Spilmersdon, East Lothian.
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There are many examples of limekilns to be found across Scotland. The occurrence of limestone is extensive in lowland Scotland and advantage was taken of lime for agricultural improvement as well as for building use.

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Ayrshire Argyll
Dumfries & Galloway East Lothian
Fife Midlothian
Perth & Kinross Scottish Borders
Stirling Sutherland

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