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History: Industry

Thorncombe’s Industrial Relics

The 19th century story behind the ruined woollen  mills  in the Synderford Valley.

by Eve Higgs

Westford Mill

Thorncombe parish’s last  working mill.

by Peter Moreland

Thorncombe’s Flax and Hemp Industries

By Eve Higgs

      Remains of the mill at  Chaffeigh  before it collapsed

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