Remains of Black Tor Blowing House


Memorial stone at Moretonhampstead Station

Black Tor falls Blowing House

The blowing house would have be used for producing smelted tin from iron ore. Located beside water and falls to receive a power source. Discarded mortar stones which would have been used to crush the ore are found alongside the blowing houes. There are two houses at this location on either side of the river. This is located on the left (east) bank of the River Meavy.
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Updated on April 25, 2019
SX 57442 71678

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