Monument record M4659 - SMITHY AT GROVE


BLACKSMITHS WORKSHOP (Georgian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference SK 73890 79620 (point)
Map sheet SK77NW
District Bassetlaw
Civil Parish Grove, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

The outer building (shell) is still intact but is falling into a state of disrepair. The premises has been in the family for 3 generations and was used up to --/07/1967 when the last smith died. Forge still present and traces of benches and wall fittings. Now used for storage by a local farmer (--/05/1968). (1)

<1> CBA, Industrial Survey (Published document). SNT184.

Other Refs: IA1 39/1

<2> OS, 6in - undated (Map). SNT1087.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Published document: CBA. Industrial Survey.
  • <2> Map: OS. 6in - undated.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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