lime kiln 1

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littlerickb on July 12, 2008

Please tell me what this was used for.

p.s. your photos are stunning!!!!

spencer baugh on July 12, 2008

Thank you very much. I am not too sure what this was used for. There are chimneys above each opening, so I assume pioneers probably built it to fire brick. But I really do not know. I have been trying to get a hold of one of my past architecture professors for his input.

St Thomas on March 19, 2009

I've heard that it was a crematorium.

spencer baugh on March 19, 2009

Could be St Thomas. I wasn't real sure what to label this, but knew it used to be something to burn "stuff".

spencer baugh on October 15, 2009

I have just re-visited this place and there has been a sign put up since saying these were lime kilns (not a crematorium).

rydiohead on April 24, 2013

How do you get to this place?

spencer baugh on April 24, 2013

There's a trail from the southwest that runs between a driveway and another house's yard. It's been a couple of years since I've been here though.

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Photo taken in Greater Avenues, Salt Lake City, UT, USA

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  • Uploaded on February 2, 2008
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    by spencer baugh
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot Pro1
    • Taken on 2007/04/05 13:30:37
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/400)
    • Focal Length: 7.19mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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