Tyne and Wear HER(1709): Ayres Quay, Lime Kilns - Details
Ayres Quay, Lime Kilns
The present structure has three stone-pointed arches, two brick-lined rounded arches and the remains of a third brick-lined round arch. There is a group of three semi-circular lime kilns by the riverside on the south bank. The complex probably dates from the 18th century.
<< HER 1709 >> Tyne and Wear Joint Conservation Team, 1975, Card Index of Industrial Sites Tyne and Wear Industrial Monuments Trust, 1978, Sites of interest in River Wear plan area