Gunpowder Factory at Powder Mills, a Partially Enclosed Stone Hut Circle Settlement and Round Cairn
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Devon County Council
West Devon Borough Council
Torridge and West Devon
SN625625 (262513, 76582)
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The remains of a rectangular stone building standing in an isolated position to the south west of Powder Mills (SX 67 NW 99). It is built of coursed granite with walls 0.6 metres wide and 0.4 metres high, defining an internal area of 8.3 metres by 4.55 metres. The building is interpreted as a powder magazine in which finished gunpowder from Powder Mills was stored prior to transportation. Scheduled.
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