SO9491 : Black Country Living Museum - chain making

near to Tipton, Sandwell, Great Britain

Black Country Living Museum - chain making
Black Country Living Museum - chain making
Closing a link by fire-welding. It is then reheated and finished off with the foot operated 'Tommy' hammer. This was both a domestic scale industry and big business, depending on the premises and the size of chain being made.
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2012
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Saturday, 14 July, 2012   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 19 July, 2012
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Historic sites and artefacts  People, Events 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9490 9169 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:31.3837N 2:4.5958W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9490 9169
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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