Llanymynech Limeworks

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The Llanymynech Limeworks is a scheduled monument with 3 Grade II listed buildings; the Hoffmann Kiln; Hoffmann Chimney and the Draw Kilns.  The quarry area is a designated Nature Reserve and Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI).

Shropshire Wildlife Trust

Shropshire Wildlife Trust 193 Abbey Foregate Shrewsbury Shropshire SY2 6AH Tel: 01743 284280 Email: enquiries@shropshirewildlifetrust.org.uk Web: www.shropshirewildlifetrust.org.uk Llanymynech Hill Nature Reserve For many years Llanymynech rocks was an active quarry producing lime which was used to increase fertility on farmland.  When quarrying ceased, the quarry floor and spoil heaps were […]

Local Nature Reserve

Shropshire Council, together with Natural England and the LLIMEYS are working towards the Heritage Area being declared a Local Nature Reserve (LNR).  Shropshire Council have put forward a consultation paper to Natural England, which has been accepted and fully supported.  The next step is for Shropshire Council to make arrangements […]