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
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