Ovens square rubble coated * Office in rubble coating, on the ground floor, covered with a roof long framed in tile hollow * repair shop and store in cinder concrete on the ground floor, covered with a long socket mechanical tile roof * store wood frame covered with a roof long half-timbered corrugated lime plant which the first four date probably from the 1st quarter of the 20th century. In 1947, a second oven is built (date range). Coal and stone quarried in the immediate vicinity of the ovens were transported by trucks to the top of the ovens by a sloped ramp, using a winch. These 2 continuous calcination short flame furnaces have ceased to operate in 1975.Environ 40 people worked there
Source: Ministry of Culture, France
(Lime plant, gouex)
Lime plant, Ovens square rubble coated; Office in rubble coating, on the ground floor, covered with a roof long framed in tile hollow; repair shop and store in cinder (...) Lime plant, French Heritage monument to Gouexgouex, vienne
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