Furnace, Ceredigion

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Furnace
Welsh: Ffwrnais
Dyfi Furnace
Dyfi Furnace
Furnace is located in Ceredigion
Furnace
Furnace
 Furnace shown within Ceredigion
OS grid reference SN684951
Principal area Ceredigion
Ceremonial county Dyfed
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town MACHYNLLETH
Postcode district SY20
Dialling code 01654
Police Dyfed-Powys
Fire Mid and West Wales
Ambulance Welsh
EU Parliament Wales
UK Parliament Ceredigion
List of places
UK
Wales
Ceredigion

Coordinates: 52°32′17″N 3°56′27″W / 52.53803°N 3.94092°W / 52.53803; -3.94092

Furnace (Welsh: Ffwrnais) is a (place) in Ceredigion, Wales on the A487 trunk road from Machynlleth to Aberystwyth, near Eglwysfach.

It is the location of the Dyfi Furnace, used from the 1750s to the 19th century to make pig iron with charcoal as fuel. The site was previously used the Silver Mills of the Society of Mines Royal.

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