My Ancestor was a Blacksmith

My Ancestor was a Blacksmith
20200711T1030Z 20200711T1300Z
Categories
Occupations
Date:
Sat 11 Jul 2020
Duration:
3 hours
Price:
£20.00
Places remaining:
26

Blacksmith was one of many village trades. A blacksmith did many different jobs, from making gates for the local manor to shoeing horses - although this latter job was one for a farrier. Most towns and villages had a local forge (or two!) so many of us have blacksmith ancestors.

In this half-day course, Ian Waller describes:

- The job of a blacksmith;

- The records that can help you as you do more historical research on blacksmiths.

11/07/2020 10:30 - 13:00