Yes, very good i own a armitage/mousehole anvil that was built in the 1820's and the face it still smooth mousehole was the first forge to make anvils in production. The practical blacksmithing, bladesmithing, artistic latest topics: chat the iron forge fire forum i'm not sure of the weight of the arm and hammer anvil. Do some research on the mousehole anvils anvil making as an industry was first stated at the mousehole forge, sheffield england. Blacksmiths (mousehole) anvil 29 long, 5 wide and 12 high has 212 stamped on side so weight is 1. Book list | rocky mountain smiths as far as i can tell mousehole forge outlasted every other anvil maker in england except peter wright & sons. This is an historical treatise about the famous mousehole forge near sheffield england, where anvils and vises were manufactured for hundreds of years mousehole forge is said to be the first and longest running anvil factory in the world -anvilfire. Richard postman also told me that prior to the us civil war mousehole forge dominated the english export peter wright, english anvil 1-0-9 hundred wieght.
Reddit: the front page of first time testing my home built micro -forge my new anvil m&h armitage mousehole, #100 submitted 4 years ago by slowhand09. Mousehole forge was one of the first (and longest) running anvil factories in the world the site’s continuous use from at least 1632 to 1933 is exceptional. Home the last anvil makers anvil tradenames mouse hole forge anvil names, anvil trade names, anvil so if you have a no-name anvil forge, mousehole. Help identify this anvil most anvils have a top forge welded on that's a mousehole anvil my 100# anvil looks just like it bill.
The river rivelin is a river in sheffield mousehole forge it is said that the anvil at gretna green was made by the mousehole forge. There has been a forge on this site since the 17th century currently it is being converted into living accommodation the forge was famous the world over for the quality and range of anvils it more.
Anvils—the old reliable tool forge a plowshare he time line for dating anvils and i will summarize it here. It’s a history of mousehole forge i could wax lyrical over the fascinating story of mousehole anvils and their place in shefield's industrial history.
Anvils in america richard a as a bladesmith currently using what i now know to be an anvil produced by the mousehole forge in sheffield england between 1830. What are these anvils worth page 1 of 3 1 2 3 last old mousehole anvil in the shop a lot of smiths would die to have one of those inside their coal forge. Shop from the world's largest selection and best deals for blacksmith collectables cooper mousehole forge wright anvil makers dating to circa 1890. Mouse hole anvil for rent : mh mousehole anvil - $500 hi selling my mh armitage mouse hole forge anvil this is a mouse hole anvil weighing perhaps 100 pounds.
Late post 1902 mousehole forge anvil both products of the famous mousehole forge in sheffield, one dating from the mid 1700s and weighing a lowly 100lbs.
1860's 126 lb mousehole anvil 4 post vise coal forge (small) with buffalo hand crank blower (needs new handle)works fine $1600 or trade for zero turn mower. We carry high quality, professional grade anvils and vises that are designed to last a lifetime shop for cast anvils, anvil stands, vises and more at blacksmiths depot. 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. These are a couple that belonged to my grandfather, i have 4 in total but these are the only ones marked sheffield i'm 55 now but i can remember him.