Morwellham, River Tamar, near Tavistock, Devon. Morwellham Quay is sited at the highest navigable point on the river and for over 1000 years was an important port for shipping silver, tin, copper and other minerals. The current museum and visitor centre are based around this historic port.
20th Aug 2008 by Deborah Latham
Foundation, Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 4+
countryside Morwellham Quay Tavistock port river Tamar mining tin silver copper minerals museum