Keys to the Past

Harpoon Shop (Blyth)

This is the site of a workshop that made harpoons in the 19th century. They were used for hunting whales. They were made from old horse shoe nails. Nothing can be seen at this site now.

Reference number:N12150
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Blyth

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