© Combe Mill Society 2016
Registered Charity Number 1111029
…….a place to discover
When the Cornish boiler was taken out of service in 2005 the Society had to find alternative means of supplying steam for the beam engine and small engines. At first we were loaned a traction engine and later a steam roller but in both cases they did not have the steam capacity to support long periods of running. They did, however, give a lot of enjoyment to both members and visitors alike.
We were fortunate to acquire a second-
The boiler house is not open to visitors but can be seen if accompanied by a Society member.
Annual testing of the pressure safety valves.
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Steam raising boiler
|Steam raising boiler|
|Combe Yard Heyday|
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