SE2604 : The hearth in the Nail Forge, Hoylandswaine

taken 8 years ago, near to Hoylandswaine, Barnsley, Great Britain

The hearth in the Nail Forge, Hoylandswaine
The hearth in the Nail Forge, Hoylandswaine
Here metal bars from Wortley Top Forge were heated and hammered into shape to produce nails. You had to make thousands of nails in a day to make a living, so the whole family helped to do the work.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 13 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 22 September, 2009
Category
Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 265 047 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:32.2971N 1:36.0971W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 265 047
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