1) Places where ore was smelted.
1446-58 Rob’to Merbek pro carr. plumbi de smeltmyln ad Ripon
1669 the Smeltyng Mylne near Kettlewell with the wheel
1688 at the smelt house, Hampsthwaite
1721 the smelt mills in Buckden. Bale-hills were sites where smelting took place but possibly without any buildings: 1446-58 apud lez Smeltes, Fountains Abbey.