1870 Buffalo Grove Lime Kiln

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1870 Buffalo Grove Lime Kiln

Galena Trail Road
Polo, IL 61064
Ogle County
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Located on the Old Galena Trail, this lime kiln was in operation until the early 1900's and burned rock from the nearby quarry to produce mortar, an indespensible building ingredient for early pioneers. The Buffalo Grove Lime Kiln was completely restored and placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.

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Address:
Galena Trail Road
City:
Polo
State:
IL
Zipcode:
61064
Phone:
815-946-4142
Published in: History and Heritage

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