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Newland Blast Furnace, Blacking Mill

Newland Blast Furnace, Blacking Mill, Associated Buildings and Water Management System, South Lakeland, Cumbria LA12 7QG View on map

Iron-making furnace and attached ancillary buildings, now either disused, or used as stores. Late 18th century or earlier with later additions; remodelled to facilitate firing with coke, 1874, closure in 1891.


Opening Arrangements

Heritage Open days. Last Saturday of the month 1pm-5pm


A590, 1 mile east of Ulverston. Rail: Ulverston (2 miles).

Parking Spaces


On street nearby

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes