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Moira Furnace

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Furnace Lane, Moira, Swadlincote, Leicestershire, DE12 6AT.

Blast furnace constructed on a coalfield in 1806. It closed in 1811, although an iron foundry established there continued for a further 30 years. Located on a branch of the Ashby Canal.

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