lime

man

Aged unknown

Commemorated on 2 plaques

Nick Harrison on Flickr
Nick Harrison on Flickr

Kiln for burning lime used in building works during London's rapid growth in the 19th century

Burgess Park, Albany Road, London, United Kingdom where they was

Kilns were built to turn limestone with the fossils it contained into the quick lime that was used in mortar for building. The lime works of E.R. Burtt were founded here in 1816.

Burgess Park, Albany Road, London, United Kingdom where they was