Keys to the Past

Smithy at Highlaws (Hebron)

This building is specifically noted as a smithy in early mapping of the area. These were far more common than they are now; such places would have included a hearth and bellows for the production and repair of ironwork.

Reference number:N18215
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Hebron

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