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UK Cocking Lime Works June 2018

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I was passing here today on way home from work so called in to have a look ...Quite a nice little explore ☺️

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hi Dubbed Navigator  The Limeworks shut in 1999 and its being consumed by nature ....In its final years the limeworks produced lime and chalk for agriculture and nurseries called ‘Calco’ and ‘Nurslim’. The lime and chalk was extracted from the quarry at the top of the hill and then processed through various crushers before being milled and fired in one of the eight huge lime kilns built into the side of a quarry dating back two or three centuries. i have a few more photos

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Nice one. I especially like the second picture from the second post, with the conveyor belts between the trees.

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Like the detailed shot of the handle :) Is it in the middle of a forest? Looks like its been out of action for some time but still nice to get a few pics :thumb 

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hi urbexbandoned the limeworks shut down in 1999 and its on the edge of a wood ....its only a small place but very photogenic :)

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