Fussell's Lower Works: an iron edge tool works, 210 metres south east of Wadbury, Mells - Mendip

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Fussell's Lower Works: an iron edge tool works, 210m south east of Wadbury
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1019796
  • Local Planning Authority: Mendip
  • Site Type: Industrial > Metal industry site


  • County: Somerset
  • District / Borough: Mendip
  • Parish: Mells
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Somerton and Frome
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Scrub/tree growth
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Private
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument, LB grade II

Contact Details

Melanie Barge 0117 975 1300

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England