Mezzavalle (Half Valley) Lime kiln

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BASIC INFORMATION

MUNICIPALITY: Taibon Agordino
ADDRESS: locality Mezzavalle
GEOGRAPHIC COORDINATES: 46.297203,11.950132
PROVINCE: Belluno

DESCRIPTION

Easily accessible by car along the road that leads to Col di Prà, about 1 km after the restaurant “al Rustico”. Clearly visible on the roadside.
The calchèra has been very well preserved, in fact you can see all the main elements (fire door, walls and final ring) perfectly intact.
The furnace has a total capacity of about 28m3, of which about 21m3 for the material to be processed, about 6m3 for the fire chamber and 1m3 for the  separation vault.

Mezzavalle (Half Valley) Lime kilnMezzavalle (Half Valley) Lime kiln

Mezzavalle (Half Valley) Lime kilnMezzavalle (Half Valley) Lime kiln

Mezzavalle (Half Valley) Lime kilnMezzavalle (Half Valley) Lime kiln

Mezzavalle (Half Valley) Lime kilnMezzavalle (Half Valley) Lime kiln

BIBLIOGRAPHY

AUTHOR: Del Din Enea

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UNIVERSITY OF INNSBRUCK

 

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