Finch Foundry

Finch Foundry, Devon

The Finch Foundry experience 

To have all your questions answered about the history of Finch Foundry a visit is a must, but this will give you an idea.

Girl in field looking through binoculars

50 things to do at the Foundry 

The cottage garden is a great place to complete some of the 50 things activities ... you'll be able to see a wide variety of birds and hunt for all sorts of creepy crawlies.

The garden behind Finch Foundry, Devon

The peace and quiet of the cottage garden 

A small and compact cottage garden - a perfect spot to relax and unwind.

Upcoming events

Cadbury's Easter egg hunt (Cloned)

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Come and discover Finch Foundry while completing our Easter trail and receive a Cadbury's chocolate prize at the end.

Classic cars

Sat 28 Apr 2018
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.

Vintage Tractors and Stationary Engine Day

Sun 15 Jul 2018
A brilliant range of tractors and engines on display, showing early steam and engines at their best, along with all the amazing sights, sounds and smells that these workhorses of a bygone era bring.

Rural Skills and Crafts Fair

Sun 02 Sep 2018
The fair will display a range of historical crafts and skills which used to frequent the landscape of Dartmoor and give you an opportunity to meet the people who keep them alive for all to see.
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Cream tea at Trerice

The best service station off the A30 

The tea-room's a good place to have a break from your journey, or meet up with family and friends.

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Gifts for all

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Our work

Ben Shapcott, Foundry Manager, Finch Foundry, Devon

Winter at Finch Foundry 

The winter workings of Finch Foundry revealed

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The Finch family, Finch Foundry, Devon

Meet the family 

The family behind the foundry - meet the main players in the Finch empire.

Turnip hook made at Finch Foundry, Devon

Tools for winter jobs 

A tool for every job

Tools on display at Finch Foundry, Devon

The missing 34 years 

What happened to Finch Foundry when the Finch family business closed down?

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Finch Foundry on the National Trust Collections website