List of Mines in North Devon and West Somerset

Coombe Mine.

Site Identification Number - 163

Dulverton parish, Somerset

NGR SS912.265.

Immediately south of Coombe House. Indications of shallow shafts to east of drive, with ornamental pond west of drive reputedly on site of workings. Worked for silver-lead in early 18th century (possibly site of 17th century workings).
For details of silver-lead workings in this parish see Atkinson 1997, p. 94-5.


Peter Claughton / Dept. of Economic and Social History
Last modified 6 June 1998