Ketton cement.

by Ketton Portland Cement Co. Ltd.

Publisher: The Firm in (Ketton, Rutland

Written in English
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  W G Bagnall saddle tank steam locomotive Kent No.2 (works number ) of , masquerading as Ketton Portland Cement Company number 3, leads a brake van passenger train through the undergrowth, approaching Ketton Cement Works in Rutland. The engine, on loan from the Chasewater Railway in Staffordshire, was operating passenger rides as part of the HeidelbergCement Ketton Cement Views:   Ketton, Rutland: Time has enabled this abandoned cement works to regreen, making it a site of special scientific interest ‘Ever noticed how among tall trees in summer leaf, birdsong echoes ever.   Melton Mowbray. GBRG with the 6F93 1 Churchyard Castle Cement to Ketton empty cement tanks. Although it was dull I went to Melton as Views: K. The cement works still sends out billows of white cloud, (at one time this was, and probably still is, the only industrial chimney in Rutland), but instead of the once ubiquitous lemon yellow Ketton tankers they are now Castle Cement juggernauts.

A £21 million investment programme at Ribblesdale and Ketton cement works will improve production efficiency and ensure the plants meet and exceed current and emerging legislation on £11million upgrade at Ribblesdale in Lancashire will be the biggest investment in the plant in more than 20 years and is part of a longer-term £25 million programme over seven years. The initial. At Drainage Rutland, we deliver quality drain cleaning services in Ketton With years of experience in the industry, we have become the one stop solution for customers seeking drain cleaning experts. Most people do not want to deal with clogged drains because it is a very annoying problem. Sadly, it is a common problem that can occur when you're least prepared. The best exposure of this limestone (and also the Rutland Formation) is at the Ketton Cement Works quarry just outside Ketton. Rutland is dominated by Rutland Water, a large artificial lake formerly known "Empingham Reservoir", in the middle of the county, which is almost bisected by a large spit of land. The west part is in the Vale of Catmose. More About Our Rugby Cement Plant. Based on the Lawford Road in Rugby our cement plant can supply cement and cementitious solutions for businesses in the Rugby and the surrounding Warwickshire region. Cement supplied for small, medium and large construction projects.

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Visit the Ketton Community Page. About Hanson Cement. As a leading supplier of building materials, Hanson UK offers a wide range of cement products, suitable for all different uses, from general purpose to waterproof, quick dry, pre-mixed and ready mix cement.

Remaining errors and inadequacies are Ketton cement. book authors' own. Ketton Quarry is private land and is in active work. Permission to visit must be sought in writing in advance from the Quarry Manager, Castle Cement Limited, Ketton Works, Ketton, Stamford, Lincolnshire PE9 3SX.

Safety rules must be strictly obeyed. JURASSIC SUCCESSION Ketton cement. book by: 4. This image appears in Peter del Strother's book "75 Years of Ketton Cement. Images were commissioned from Aerofilms by Ketton Portland Cement and are part of the Ketton Archive.

Similar sets were commissioned in and The other plants operated by F L Smidth also commissioned aerial images at key times in their history. The newly erected Cement Works of the Ketton Portland Cement Company, Ltd., are situated just outside the picturesque little village of Ketton, in Rutland.

One of the reasons for that part of the country being chosen was that there is there a famous freestone quarry which records are said to prove was being worked as long ago as, at any rate. Written by Interview by Peter Edwards, Global Cement Magazine 03 April View over the Ketton cement plant in Rutland, UK.

Kiln 8 is to the right, with the mothballed Kiln 7 to the left. The latest development, the establishment of Cement works and Ketton Stone at Ketton, is just filing up another corner in the completion of the company's immense business organisation. For years Ketton Freestone has been in use in this country.

Some of it is used in the Law Courts, York Minster, and other famous buildings all over the country. A visit to the Ketton Cement and Quarry. Ketco Avenue. Stamford. PE9 3SX. Date: 11th September Time: for Refreshments Available. Please park in the Visitor Centre Car Park, where a mini bus will be available for the tour which is being led.

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Model: Ketton Cement Vee Tank Wagon Running Number: TLG Category: Freight Ketton cement. book Stock Model Information: Length - mm. Models Produced: -- Logo & Box Style: The Ketton quarries are famous for Ketton freestone, a limestone used extensively for building and sculptures in the Midlands and East Anglia.

In Portland Cement became a joint owner of Ribblesdale Cement Co Ltd, the other half being held by the Tunnel Portland Cement Co Ltd Ribbesdale Cement produced brands known as 'Ribble' and 'Velocreet'. Early life. Robert Wyndham Cremer was born in Plympton, Devon, on 2 May [citation needed] to Wyndham Cremer Ketton-Cremer and his wife Emily Bayly.

He was educated at Harrow and his brother assumed the surname Ketton-Cremer in He won an exhibition to Balliol College, Oxford where he read English Literature.

While at Oxford he published poetry. Journals & Books; Help The cement quarry at Ketton is the most important Middle Jurassic locality in inland England.

For many years it has exposed the Lincolnshire Limestone, Rutland and Blisworth Limestone Formations. Excavations in the lower quarry have allowed access to the Northampton Sand and Grantham Formations, and temporarily to the.

Ketton and Collyweston station closed in as part of the Beeching cuts and the gothic station building was demolished in Check out the Village of Stone video below which is a s promotional newsreel filmed by Perkins who ran the Ketton cement works.

It features some footage of the village before going on to cover the business. Steam returns to Ketton Cement Works in Rutland.

During a private open weekend a photo charter was organised using Bagnall ST ( of ) 'Ketton Por. Back in June of this year () The Branch Line Society and Hanson Cement organised an open day of the Ketton Cement Works to allow the public to see inside.

Type: Cement Plant. Area: Lincolnshire. Annual Production: million tonnes of cement. Owner: Hanson Cement UK Limited. Shareholders: Heidelberg Cement AG.

Ketton Cement Works - Wikipedia. Ketton Cement Works is a large cement plant and quarry based in the village of Ketton in the county of Rutland in the United Kingdom. Now owned by HeidelbergCement, the plant produces around one tenth of the UK's Portland Cement needs. In Ketton Hall was sold to Ketton Portland Cement Company who demolished it in It was rebuilt as a smaller house.

Fenwick: In the early s Captain Charles Henry and his second wife Winifred Lonsdale née Ryrie lived at Ketton Hall with their children Ian and Angela (married Henry Hamilton van Straubenzee); Baldwin: In the mid s until the s, Sir John Baldwin and his wife.

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by Industrial Railway Society. Single Issue Magazine. Manufacturing cement of a consistently high quality is of tremendous importance to regularly test the physical and chemical profile of our products at our works laboratories, and our specialist technical services department at Scunthorpe to ensure that our products meet the requirements of our customers and the appropriate British addition to our laboratory services, we have.

Ketton cement works opened in July: Ketton Football Club started: The Aveland Arms pub closed down (now 2 Bull Lane) Electric light was installed in the Congregational Chapel. At a Parish Council meeting it was voted not to light the streets of Ketton with electricity.

The Pied Bull inn on the corner of Bull. The village gives its name to Ketton stone, a limestone which is quarried locally and is used in many buildings in the village and elsewhere. Some areas of former quarrying are now a Site of Special Scientific Interest, maintained by Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust.

The limestone is used to make cement. Ketton Cement Works opened in and by November that year the number of staff. Rome2rio makes travelling from Peterborough to Ketton Cement Works easy. Rome2rio is a door-to-door travel information and booking engine, helping you get to and from any location in the world.

Find all the transport options for your trip from Peterborough to Ketton Cement Works right here. Ketton is a village and civil parish in Rutland in the East Midlands of England.

It is about 8 miles (13 km) east of Oakham and 3 miles (5 km) west of Stamford, Census recorded a parish population of 1, making it the fourth largest settlement in Rutland, after Oakham, Uppingham and Cottesmore. The village has an outstanding primary school with children currently. The new deal includes services from Ketton cement works in Rutland and Ribblesdale cement works in Lancashire, to terminals at London King’s Cross, Avonmouth (Bristol) and Mossend (Glasgow).

GB Railfreight will operate an average of nine trains a week transporting cement in tank wagons which will support major construction projects in London. Cement and Regen are combined, in varying proportions, to provide a lower level of CO2 emissions when used in concrete.

Rapid Hardening Portland cement A finely ground version of CEM I Portland cement that provides enhanced early strength, particularly in the first 24 hours after mixing. Cement ebook explains the definitions, raw materials, manufacture, Hydration, compound composition, classification, types, field examination, lab tests & the.

Rutland / ˈ r ʌ t l ə n d / is a landlocked county in the East Midlands of England, bounded to the west and north by Leicestershire, to the northeast by Lincolnshire and the southeast by Northamptonshire. Its greatest length north to south is only 18 miles (29 km) and its greatest breadth east to west is 17 miles (27 km).

It is the smallest historic county in England and the fourth. Firefighters were called to an underground blaze at Hanson Cement’s Ketton works where a conveyor belt caught fire.

Once the power in the affected area was switched off, crews took just 30 mintues to extinguish the blaze. Plant manager, Mark Cox, said the fire began because one of the conveyor belts stopped and the clinker it was carrying set.

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Ketton Cement empty tanks passing Ashwell. Head to tail graffiti, some corporate (GBRF at the front)Views: K.Ketton conservation area was designated intightly drawn around the historic The stone quarry and cement works which opened in is located to the north.

A number of famous buildings have been built out of Ketton Stone, such as doomsday book, meaning on the banks of the river Chater. During the medieval. GBRG with the 6F93 Churchyard Castle Cement to Ketton empty cement tanks on the curve as it approaches Melton Mowbray I like visit here, so much of the old railway still in use, The signal mechanism looks like a museum pieceViews: K.