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Blacksmith's Forge.jpg - FOR SALE - Nowadays blacksmiths produce objects such as gates, grilles, railings, light fixtures, horse shoes, furniture, sculpture etc, but once crafted agricultural implements,  cooking utensils and weapons, and wheras they once were commonplace, only a few remain today. The "black" in "blacksmith" refers to the black fire scale, a layer of oxides that forms on the surface of the metal during heating. The origin of "smith" is debated, it may come from the old English word "smythe" meaning "to strike" or it may have originated from the Proto-German "smithaz" meaning "skilled worker.

FOR SALE - Nowadays blacksmiths produce objects such as gates, grilles, railings, light fixtures, horse shoes, furniture, sculpture etc, but once crafted agricultural implements, cooking utensils and weapons, and wheras they once were commonplace, only a few remain today. The "black" in "blacksmith" refers to the black fire scale, a layer of oxides that forms on the surface of the metal during heating. The origin of "smith" is debated, it may come from the old English word "smythe" meaning "to strike" or it may have originated from the Proto-German "smithaz" meaning "skilled worker. Download
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