Repair and Restoration

Weathervane Restoration undertaken for the Market House Museum in Watchet to celebrate their 40th Anniversary.

2019-11-01T17:22:35+00:00

The Weathervane on the bell tower of the Market House Museum in Watchet has been restored as part of the museums 40th Anniversary celebrations. The wrought iron and copper weathervane has been a feature of the Watchet rooftops for over 32 years. However both time and exposure to the sea air had taken its [...]

Grade two listed pivoting gate restoration by West Country Blacksmiths

2019-09-28T18:40:50+00:00

A grade two listed pivoting gate restoration by West Country Blacksmiths for a property in Minehead, Somerset. West Country Blacksmiths were proud to be invited to undertake the restoration of a pair of unique two listed pivoting gates for a property in Minehead, Somerset. The gate are a large beautifully made set of cleverly [...]

W.G. Grace cast iron table restoration

2019-09-28T18:43:25+00:00

W.G. Grace memorial table restored by West Country Blacksmiths West Country Blacksmiths are pleased to share this recent project undertake to restore a historic W.G Grace memorial cart iron table. The blacksmiths were presented with the table in many pieces and carefully restored the table be removing the original paintwork, weld repairing the broken [...]

Railing repair at Watchet Marina by West Country Blacksmiths

2019-09-28T18:46:57+00:00

Restoration of cast iron railings at Watchet Marina following a car accident. West Country Blacksmiths were pleased to assist the Somerset County Council in restoring a section large stretch of railing at Watchet Marina following vehicle damage Following a onsite survey the blacksmiths repair one of the damaged posts and used this as a [...]

Restoration of a 16th-century brass walking stick end by West Country Blacksmiths

2019-09-28T18:48:25+00:00

Restoration of a 16th-century brass walking stick end by West Country Blacksmiths. West Country Blacksmiths were proud to restore a 16th century brass walking stick end discovered by a mud larker working along the River Thames. The piece is believed to be the oldest know walking sick end of its type and following restoration [...]

Estate railing and historic railing restoration at Kensington Palace

2019-09-28T19:26:09+00:00

West Country Blacksmiths were honoured to have works on the regeneration project at Kensington Palace, London. Kensington Palace - Showing railing and shin rail produced and installed by West Country Blacksmiths Our blacksmiths spent many month making and installing hundreds of meters of estate railing and shin railing whilst also restoring sections [...]

Somerset Fingerpost Restoration Project by West Country Blacksmiths

2019-09-28T18:51:38+00:00

Somerset Finger Post Restorations by West Country Blacksmiths West Country Blacksmiths have been pleased to support local parish councils in the restoration of Somerset Fingerposts. The blacksmiths are pleased to be recognised by the Somerset County Council and the Southwest Heritage Trust as potential suppliers for this scheme. The blacksmith have already [...]