Blacksmiths

From Ballarat and District Industrial Heritage Project
Jump to: navigation, search

Blacksmiths create objects from iron or steel by forging the metal - that is, shaping the metal by compressive forces.

Contents

Background

History

The Businesses

A -

B - Brown's Canadian Blacksmith

C -

D - Dilges' Blacksmith Shop - William Dunkin

E - Eureka Jack's Forge

F - Fraser's Blacksmiths

G -

H - Henderson & Son

I -

J - James Smith's Foundry

K - Kelly and Preston

L - Lugg's Blacksmith - Lyall Bros.

M - Martin & Bear - McKay & Osborne

N -

O -

P -

Q -

R - C. B. Retallack's Foundry

S - Snowball & Bettess

T -

U -

V -

W -

X -

Y -

Z -

Shoeing forges

A - George Allen's Shoeing Forge - C. Anstis' Shoeing Forge - G. Armstrong's Shoeing Forge

B - Alexander Baird's Shoeing Forge - T. Barrow's Shoeing Forge - Bath Street Shoeing Forge - Beeson's Shoeing Forge - Bourke's Shoeing Forge - James J. Brown's Shoeing Forge

C - Caffrey's Shoeing Forge - Carnegie's Shoeing Forge - City Shoe Forge - Curran's Shoeing Forge

D - M. Dowlan's Shoeing Forge - C. Dunn's Shoeing Forge

E - Eureka Shoeing Forge - Everett and Drummond's Shoeing Forge

F - D. Ferguson's Shoeing Forge

G - Gray and Allen's Shoeing Forge - John Griffins Shoeing Forge

H - Halliday's Shoeing Forge - Walter Hancock's Shoeing Forge - J. Hare's Shoeing Forge - Harris' Shoeing Forge - T. Hede's Shoeing Forge - T. Hepburn's Shoeing Forge - B. Hill's Shoeing Forge - J. Howie's Shoeing Forge

I -

J - Jamieson's Shoeing Forge

K - R. King's Shoeing Forge

L - W. Leonard's Shoeing Forge

M - John Maher's Shoeing Forge - M. Maher's Shoeing Forge - McHattie's Shoeing Forge

N -

O - Robert Orr's Shoeing Forge

P -

Q -

R - J. F. Ritchie's Shoeing Forge

S - Andy Smell's Shoeing Forge - G. Snowball's Shoeing Forge

T - Trengrove and Snowball's Shoeing Forge - Trengrove's Shoeing Forge

U -

V -

W - Woolcock and Son's Shoeing Forge - Woolcock's Shoeing Forge

X, Y, Z -

The People

A - Ah Coon - Ah Kit - Abraham Allan (blacksmith) - A. Allen (Phoenix Foundry) - W. Allen (Phoenix Foundry) - T. Andrews (Phoenix Foundry) - Daniel Armstrong - T. Askew (blacksmith) - Charles Atkins, blacksmith - Herbert Austin - John Austin (?-1946) - W. E. Austin - William E. Austin - William H. L. Austin

B - Henry Bainbridge - Alexander Baird - UNKNOWN Ball (blacksmith) - Stephen Ballanger - Henry Balty - UNKNOWN Banks (blacksmith) - Thomas Barker (blacksmith) - James Barratt (Phoenix Foundry) - William Barrett - Enoch Bartley - James Bartley - James William Batie (1856-1937) - UNKNOWN Bell (blacksmith) - Richard Bennett (blacksmith) - Michael Binley - John Bird (blacksmith) - UNKNOWN Birtch (blacksmith) - William Blackwell - John Blamey - George Blomeley (1851-1898) - William Boddington - Henry Boiler - UNKNOWN Booty (blacksmith) - John Henry Borch (1874-1905) - John Robert Borch (c1835-1900) - William Robert Borch (1867-1960) - William E. Bourke - W. Bowen (Phoenix Foundry) - Abraham Bowers (blacksmith) - UNKNOWN Bowman (blacksmith) - James Bowra - John Bracken - Joseph Bracksley - Bradley Brothers - Arthur Bradley - Walter Bradley - Charles Brady - John Bray - Peter Bremnor (blacksmith) - P. Brewer (Phoenix Foundry) - George Broom - A. E. Brown - C. Brown (blacksmith) - James C. Brown - William Alfred Brown (1860-1931) - Henry Budge - Alfred Bunn - J. Burnett (Phoenix Foundry) - H. Burns (Phoenix Foundry) - Thomas Burrows (blacksmith)

C - Thomas Caffrey (1861-1917) - William Caffrey (1834-1881) - Henry Campbell (blacksmith) - Thomas Campbell (blacksmith) - W. Campbell (Phoenix Foundry) - James Carroll (c1832-1901) - Robert Carroll - Charles Carter - George Carter (blacksmith) - Henry Carter (blacksmith) - Richard Carter (c1814-1883) - Robert Carter - Thomas Ellis Carter - Thomas Ellis Carter Jnr - Albert Cartledge - UNKNOWN Cattenach - Thomas H. Chamberlain - Thomas Chandler - Robert Chisholm (c1858-1911) - Andrew Clark - George T. Clarke - James Clyne (blacksmith) - C. Codlin - J. Collins - George Cook - William Cook - James Cooke - Samuel Cooper (1856-?) - Samuel Cooper - Edward Coulson - A. Couper (Phoenix Foundry) - John Cowan - Henry Coward - Henry William Coward - J. Coward (Phoenix Foundry) - C. Cowell - Edmund Cowell - Charles Craddock - Francis Craig - Thomas G. Craig - Edward J. Crosier - Thomas Crump (blacksmith) - Robert Culph - UNKNOWN Cuningham (blacksmith) - Harold Les Cunningham - James Cunningham (blacksmith) - George Cuthbertson (blacksmith) - D. Cutler (Phoenix Foundry)

D - George Dalzell - John Taylor Davey (?-1933) - William Davies (Phoenix Foundry) - Charles Day - William Dean - UNKNOWN Debon (blacksmith) - C. Dennis (Phoenix Foundry) - E. Dennis (Phoenix Foundry) - John Matthew Dennis - N. Deveraux - John Matthew Dilges - W. Dobson (Phoenix Foundry) - William Dobson - Charles Donaldson - Henry Drane - Charles Dunn (blacksmith) - D. J. Dunn (Phoenix Foundry) - Thomas Dunn - William Dunn - William Dunne (blacksmith) - James Dunnett - UNKNOWN Duxberry (blacksmith)

E - W. Eddy (Phoenix Foundry) - P. Edwards - Robert Edwards, blacksmith - James Entwistle (blacksmith) - UNKNOWN Entwistle (blacksmith) - John Evans, blacksmith - James Everard

F - Jack E. Farckens - Stephen Farrell (blacksmith) - Thomas Fasham (1823-1907) - Maurice Fay - Daniel Ferguson - Walter Ferguson - John Fleming (blacksmith) - UNKNOWN Fleming - Cornelius Foley - Abraham Foster (blacksmith) - Andrew Fotheringham - Joseph Fowler, blacksmith - F. Frank - John Franks - Donald Fraser - John Fraser (blacksmith) - Donald Frazer (blacksmith) - UNKNOWN Frith (blacksmith) - J. Futcher

G - John Galt - John Gates - Alexander Gibson - Joseph Gibson (c1839-1966) - G. Gittins (Phoenix Foundry) - George Glenister - Frederick Godfrey - Thomas Gordon - William Henry Gordon (c1845-1921) - David Gray (blacksmith) - Hugh Gray (1810-1880) - Thomas Grenfell (blacksmith) - John Griffin - William Robertson Gunn (c1850-1882)

H - Thomas Hallam (blacksmith) - A. Hampson (blacksmith) - UNKNOWN Hancock (blacksmith) - Walter Handcock - John T. Haniton - Daniel Hanrahan - Daniel W. Hanrahan - Don Hanrahan - William Hanrahan - William Hargrave - UNKNOWN Harris (blacksmith) - James Alfred Harrison (1868-1934) - John Harrison - Thomas Harrison (Phoenix Foundry) - John Hare - H. Harvey (Phoenix Foundry) - J. Harvey (Phoenix Foundry) - UNKNOWN Harvey (blacksmith) - James Haskell - UNKNOWN Hathaway (blacksmith) - Matt Heagney - J. Hearn (Phoenix Foundry) - William Hearn - William Heath - Frank Hede - George Henderson (blacksmith) - John Hinchcliffe (blacksmith) - Thomas Hiscock - Thomas Hiscock (blacksmith) - William Hitt - George Hodge (c1837-1914) - John Hogget (blacksmith) - Charles H. Holding - Thomas Tuke Holloway (1856-1931) - William Horn - James Thomas Williams Hosken (c1854-1937) - Robert Huggins - William Hunter (blacksmith) - J. W. Hutchinson (blacksmith) - Thomas Hutchons - John Hyne (blacksmith)

I -

J - George Jackson (blacksmith) - Thomas Jackson - Andrew A. James - John James, blacksmith - Joseph James (blacksmith) - John Gwyn Jenkins - T. Jenkins (Phoenix Foundry) - B. Jones (Phoenix Foundry) - George Gomer Jones (blacksmith) - John Jones (blacksmith) - P. Jones (Phoenix Foundry) - S. Jones (Phoenix Foundry)

K - Ezra Kay - UNKNOWN Kay, blacksmith - Kee Ling - James Kelly - Pat Kenagick - Ernest Nicholas Kent (1884-1950) - Patrick Keogh - George Kerr (blacksmith) - R. King (blacksmith) - James Kinsey - Samuel Kinsey

L - George Lee (1825-1860) - UNKNOWN Levett (blacksmith) - William Lillycrapp - UNKNOWN Lindner (blacksmith) - John Lockey (blacksmith) - Philip Thomas Long (1859-1933) - Edward Lugg - John Lugg - Michael Lynch - UNKNOWN Lyon (blacksmith) - W. Lyons (blacksmith)

M - John Madigan - Michael Maher - T. Manks (blacksmith) - James Mann (blacksmith) - A.C. Martin - J. Martin - John Martin (blacksmith) - John Martin (junior) - John Wylie Martin - Walter Martin - William Martin (blacksmith) - I. Mason (Phoenix Foundry) - Thomas Mason (blacksmith) - John May - John McAllister - Thomas McCarthy - John McClelland (blacksmith) - J. McCulloch (Phoenix Foundry) - Henry McGrath - James McGrath - James McGrath (junior) - Patrick McGrath - Patrick Henry McGrath - A. McGregor (Phoenix Foundry) - John McGregor (2) - J. McKay - Richard McKenzie - Scottie McLachlan - A. McNeil (blacksmith) - W. Miles (Phoenix Foundry) - George Miller (1877-?) - UNKNOWN Mitchell (blacksmith) - M. Modgin (Phoenix Foundry) - John Moran - P. Morris (Phoenix Foundry) - Thomas Morrison, Clunes - John Moseley - Mathew Much - C. Mullard (Phoenix Foundry) - D. Munro (Phoenix Foundry) - Campbell Murdoch (blacksmith) - Robert Mutch

N - John Neil (blacksmith) - William Neil (blacksmith) - George Neville - James Northey (c1861-1934) - Leslie Nunn

O - Patrick O'Brien - Thomas O'Brien - John Oates (blacksmith) - Christopher Oliver - W. Opie (Phoenix Foundry) - William H. Oppy - Robert Orr

P - Joseph Parker - James Pearce - Samuel Pearce - UNKNOWN Perry (blacksmith) - Robert Picken (blacksmith) - Thomas Pickup - George Pirrie - James B. Pitts - James Porter - UNKNOWN Porter - A. Prentice (Phoenix Foundry) - David Previn - John Price (blacksmith) - John Pittard Price - George Punshon - Richard Pyrvis

Q - John Quick (blacksmith)

R - Alfred Rayner - W. A. Rayner - Walter E. Raynor - David Renfrew (blacksmith) - Cyrus Bath Retallack (1838-1899) - Joseph Retallack (blacksmith) - A. Reynolds (Phoenix Foundry) - John Reynolds (blacksmith) - Richard Richards - Charles Rillstone (1845-1923) - George Alexander Rillstone (1862-1939) - John Edward Rillstone (1854-1928) - John Rillstone (1830-1894) - John Rillstone, blacksmith - T. J. Rillstone (Phoenix Foundry) - John Ritchie, blacksmith - William Ritchie, blacksmith - John Robertson (1823-1893) - George C. Robinson (blacksmith) - J. Robinson (Phoenix Foundry) - John Robinson - William Skelding Round (1828-1897) - William Skelding Round (1854-1942)

S - George G. Sadler - H. Sainsbury (Phoenix Foundry) - Vincent Sculley - Matthew Sharp (blacksmith) - Arthur Silvey - Robert Simpson - Samuel Skewes - David Smith (blacksmith) - James Smith - John Smith, blacksmith - Lancelot Smith - William Sneddon (1849-1935) - William Sneddon (1879-1962) - William Spedding - John Spruce - Thomas St. John (blacksmith) - George Stephen - UNKNOWN Stephenson (blacksmith) - John Pearson Stevens - Thomas Stone (Phoenix Foundry) - William Stucks - Oliver B. Sykes - Thomas B. Sykes

T - John Tainsh (1848-1925) - William Tait (blacksmith) - A. Tapper (Phoenix Foundry) - George Taylor (?-1960) - James Taylor (blacksmith) - Samuel Tennant (Phoenix Foundry) - William Tere (blacksmith) - David Thomas (blacksmith) - Rhys Thomas - William Thomas (blacksmith) - James Thompson - Thomas Thursfield (1823-1906) - William Timmings - John William Tinsley (c1852-1920) - UNKNOWN Traganza (blacksmith) - John Trengrove (blacksmith) - Thomas Trengrove - UNKNOWN Trew (blacksmith) - Henry Troon - Elihu Tucker - John Tynan

U - William Upton (blacksmith)

V - John Vasey (c1824-1901) - William Veitch

W - William Wilson Walker - Thomas Walls (blacksmith) - William Walters - Michael Ward - P. Ward (Phoenix Foundry) - John Wasley - Edward Watson (c1841-?) - Robert Watson (blacksmith) - F. Webster (Phoenix Foundry) - Francis Webster - Hugh Weir - Joseph Wells - T. Wells (Phoenix Foundry) - James J. West - Thomas West (blacksmith) - Joseph Whiting - H. Whittington (Phoenix Foundry) - Thomas Widdy (1859-1916) - Joseph Williams - Robert Williams (blacksmith) - George Wilson - John Wilson - Francis Wise (blacksmith) - Mark Wise - William Woolcock

X -

Y - John Youlten (blacksmith) - George Young (blacksmith) - Henry George Young (blacksmith)

Z -

Innovations

Artefacts

Legacies

Bacchus Marsh Blacksmith's Cottage and Forge


See also

Blacksmith's Labourers

Blacksmith's Strikers

Blacksmiths on the Goldfields

Notes


References


Further Reading

External Links

Blacksmiths Glossary

Wikipedia entry for Blacksmith




--Beth Kicinski 13:19, 4 September 2013 (EST)

Personal tools