Oakamoor, Staffordshire: In Search of a Medieval Blast Furnace

Series 11 - Episode 7 Oakamoor, Staffordshire: In Search of a Medieval Blast Furnace

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Summary

Tony Robinson and the team return to a cottage in Oakamoor, Staffordshire, where remains of a blast furnace were unearthed during the programme's 2003 Big Dig. Having already established that iron smelting was going on in the Elizabethan age, they set out to prove the quiet rural valley had been a centre of heavy industry since the Middle Ages.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Tony Robinson
Executive Producer Philip Clarke
Producer Patrick McGrady
History