Introduction to the Ball Clays of Devon and Dorset


The Ball Clays of Devon & Dorset - book coverThe information in this section is based on the book “The Ball Clays of Devon and Dorset – An Introduction by the Ball Clay Heritage Society”, published by Cornish Hillside Publications (£3.99).

The following topics are covered:
1. What is Ball Clay?
2. How the Ball clay Deposits Occurred
3. The Widespread Use of Ball Clay
4. The History of Ball Clay Production
5. Ball Clay and Transport
6. How the Clay Companies Evolved
7. Ball Clay and the Environment
8. Further Reading