Sunday, November 15, 2009

Working in lime kilns

Lime production dates back to Neolithic times. About 11,000 years ago lime was produced in Göbekli Tepe (Turkish for 'Hill with a potbelly'), well before the advent of sedentism. As seen above, production of lime may not have changed considerably throughout these millennia.

Close to Subang, West Java, June 2009.

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At November 15, 2009 at 6:30 PM, Blogger Sidney said...

That is a hell of a job!

At November 15, 2009 at 10:08 PM, Blogger brommel said...

right on, Sidney.


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