BARGAIN WOOD BLAST FURNACE;COED ITHEL BLAST FURNACE

Site Details



NPRN
34131
Map Reference
SO50SW
Grid Reference
SO52790257
Unitary (Local) Authority
Monmouthshire
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Trellech United
Type of Site
BLAST FURNACE
Broad Class
Industrial
Period
Post Medieval

Site Description

Coed Ithel Blast Furnace was producing in 1650 and spent only ten years in blast. It is a square rubble-masonry structure that is 7.3metres (24ft) high with two sides standing. The blowing-house and wheelpit are discernible close to the A466 Wye Valley road at Llandogo.

Claire Parry, RCAHMW, 29 July 2011

Source: A Guide to the Industrial Archaeology of South East Wales, AIA, 2003

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