Finch Foundry

Finch Foundry

Things to see and do

When you visit

Upcoming events

Spooky stories in the forge

Sun 30 Oct 2016
Join us to get in the Hallowe'en mood, with some spooky Devonshire stories in our spooky forge.

St Clement's day

Sat 19 Nov 2016
Celebrate the patron saint of blacksmiths with us. Blacksmiths from all over the country converge at the Foundry to compete and have some fun.

Mr Finch's tool trail

Fri 14 Apr 2017
Become part of Mr Finch's team when you visit and earn a chocolate reward for your hard work.

Cadbury's Easter egg hunt

Fri 14 Apr 2017
Come and discover Finch Foundry while completing our Easter trail and receive a Cadbury's chocolate prize at the end.

Classic cars

Sat 29 Apr 2017
We're welcoming classic cars of all ages and descriptions to Finch Foundry to be displayed against the striking backdrop of Dartmoor. If you're interested in taking part, please get in touch.

Marvellous motorbikes

Sat 27 May 2017
Join us for a comprehensive display of motorcycles, with rare and amazing examples on show. If you'd like to be involved, please get in touch.
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Bowl of pumpkin soup, with bread roll accompaniment

The best service station off the A30 

A good place to have a break from your journey, or meet up with family and friends

Finch Foundry


Spare some time for retail therapy while you're here

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Our work

Ben Shapcott, Foundry Manager, Finch Foundry, Devon

A typical day, or not so typical day 

A Foundry Manager needs a myriad of skills and great flexibility to face the challenges of an average day

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The Finch family, Finch Foundry, Devon

Meet the family 

The family behind the foundry

Shearing hook on display at Finch Foundry, Devon

Tools for the job 

A tool for every job