2004|Charcoal Burner

This sculpture commemorates the charcoal burning that took place in the wood since the building of Furness Abbey in the 12th century. Charcoal was a vital component of the iron-smelting process.


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Rusland Horizons was a Landscape Partnership funded by the National Heritage Lottery Fund until July 2019. It is now being delivered by The Rusland Horizons Trust Limited. Company No. 2133450; Charity No. 519410; Registered Office: Bleacott Farm, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria LA11 6RZ.