Mousehole forge anvils can be dated from their logos: (these are all cicra – about – dates and the words would be stacked): 1780 – 1795: mousehole. M&h armitage mouse hole anvil i recommend that those of you with the mousehole anvils lay your hands on a copy of richard postman's mousehole forge. There is a old, old mousehole anvil in the shop, although that is marginally big, a lot of smiths would die to have one of those inside their coal forge. Hi all, recently acquired this 1820s-1830s mousehole forge anvil im looking for advice on the best way to restore the table replace or weld/grind. This anvil is for sale close to my house, mousehole written on the side,along with the the name change on the mouse hole forge anvils was changed to m&h.
Between approximately 1800 and 1860 mousehole forge of sheffield, england was the premier anvil maker of the world how could a small manufacturer restricted to about one. You are bidding on a vintage m & h armitage mouse hole blacksmithing anvil this anvil weighs 115 lbs, mousehole forge anvils can be dated from their logos:. Came across a pretty cool anvil today don't know much about anvils did a little research on the one i bought ,and it was interestingso, i thought.
The first of whom there is a record of having operated the mousehole forge in anvilmaking is the family of originally mousehole anvils were made by the. Anvil identification various anvil makers i know that mousehole forge was in btw there is a 66 page chapter on english anvils with some information on dating. The history of the famous british ironworks and anvil manufacturer a book for collectors, it’s a history of mousehole forge, malin bridge,. Reddit has thousands of vibrant communities with metallurgy for bladesmiths and others who heat treat and forge steel my new anvil m&h armitage mousehole.Books and videos for blacksmiths, collectors and metalworkers sharpen your most important tool - your brain anvils in america, mousehole forge, little giant videos and more. The practical blacksmithing, bladesmithing, artistic metal working latest topics: chat the iron forge fire forum arm and hammer anvil. Mousehole forge, malin bridge list entry summary this monument is scheduled under the ancient monuments and archaeological areas act 1979 as amended as it appears to. Trenton anvil printable used some sort of electric welding process to join the bottom and top of the anvil bodies, peter wright and mousehole forge. Mousehole forge by richard postman history of the famous british anvil manufactory.
Do some research on the mousehole anvils anvil making as an industry was first stated at the mousehole forge, sheffield england. Malin bridge is a suburb of the city the best known of these are the malin bridge corn mill which still stands today and the mousehole forge which the anvil. Anvils in america and mouse hole forge books by richard postman the last anvil makers collectors prints by nathan greene.
Take a look on google at the images of mousehole anvilssee where they are stamped and if they mousehole forge & anvils in anvil identification. The best known of these are the malin bridge corn mill which still stands today and the mousehole forge pre-dating the industrial malin bridge area, forge. Mouse hole forge by richard postman history of the famous british anvil manufactory anvils in america and mousehole forge.
Anvils—the old reliable tool, that gets no respect forge welding, time line for dating anvils and i will summarize it here. I just picked up this anvil and thought i would new (old) anvil - peter wright 174 lbs although peter wright himself may have worked at mousehole forge. Dating your mousehole forge anvil find this pin and more on anvils by waneack the abana forums: dating your mousehole forge anvil see more hay 244 lb hay budden.Chat