AditNow... the site for mine explorers and mining historians Mine explorer and mining history videos on YouTube Connect with other mine explorers on Facebook
AditNow Mine Exploration
Tip: do not include 'mine' or 'quarry', search by name e.g. 'cwmorthin', use 'Sounds like search' if unsure of spelling

Advanced Search
'Sounds like search'
Quick a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Tip: narrow down your search by typing more than one word and selecting 'Search for all words' or 'Exact search'



Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Culand Pits Chalk Quarries Chalk Quarry

Culand Pits Chalk Quarries (Burham Chalk Quarry) Chalk Quarry (United Kingdom)


The Culand pits are two large Victorian chalk quarries located at Burham on the North Downs, the southern pit is flatter and less deep than the pit to the north which was worked further to the north. Both quarries are accessed by brick lined tunnels, which are still accessible, the chalk was used for cement production at the nearby Burham cement works the area once being the largest cement producing region in the world.

Photos of Culand Pits Chalk Quarries Chalk Quarry

Photographs Of Culand Pits Chalk Quarries
Photographs Of Culand Pits Chalk Quarries (2 photos)
Last updated December 21st 2020 by underwhere?
Historic Photographs Of Culand Pits Chalk Quarries
Historic Photographs Of Culand Pits Chalk Quarries (0 photos)
Last updated December 6th 2020 by DaveM

Google Earth Map of Culand Pits Chalk Quarries Chalk Quarry

To view the location details and the Google Map please sign in or register an account.


Documents for Culand Pits Chalk Quarries Chalk Quarry

Sorry, there are no documents currently available. If you have any documents you can share please click the 'Upload a Document' tab.

Starless River - Caving Store Moore Books: Specialist BooksI.A. Recordings: Mining and Industrial History DVDs
Disclaimer: Mine exploring can be quite dangerous, but then again it can be alright, it all depends on the weather. Please read the proper disclaimer.
© 2005 to 2022 AditNow.co.uk
Back to Top