With the industrial revolution
came a need to produce iron and steel, and one of the new mills can be
seen between Aberystwyth and Machynlleth at Dyfi Furnace.
Surrounding woodland was plundered to keep the
huge furnace going and a huge water mill was used to run equipment in
the foundary. The water wheel still works to this day, and it is
possible to follow through the early industrial processes on a tour of