List of Mines in North Devon and West Somerset

Fayes Mine.

Site Identification Number - 097

Combe Martin parish, Devon

NGR not known

Exact location not known. Possibly that section of the Old Combmartin Mine immediately west of the Great Orchard, although there are claims for other sites in the area. Worked for silver-lead 1587-94.
For details of the archaeology of silver-lead mining and smelting in this parish see Atkinson 1997, pp. 73-102.


Peter Claughton / Dept. of Economic and Social History
Last modified 10 May 1998