Black Country Metal Works

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0800 6888 386
Oswestry, Shropshire, Sy11 4JH
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Beautifully Bespoke Iron Hanging Basket Brackets

Wednesday, 8 March 2017 09:55:13 Europe/London

The intricate detailing and hand crafted beauty of these brackets is simply astounding. The pair has been made by our onsite blacksmith within our interactive forge.

Paul has spent countless hours at the anvil shaping and beating the frame before welding the ornate scroll work arms to the robust iron fixing plate. An abundance of leaves have also been carefully spot welded to the finished bracket in a final flourish of decoration.

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Posted By Rachel Wildman

Getting Hooked on Love in the Forge

Friday, 10 February 2017 10:24:00 Europe/London

We’re certainly feeling the heat in the forge in the run up to Valentine’s Day! Our blacksmith has been busily creating beautiful and heartfelt gifts ready for the big day including these charming heart shaped hooks, specially built for two!

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Posted By Rachel Wildman

A Patriotic Project for the Forge

Tuesday, 31 January 2017 10:41:00 Europe/London

We recently had a bespoke request in the forge that we really hadn’t come across before. In a show of patriotism the customers were looking to build a sense of their pride and passion in to their driveway with two Welsh dragons.

The blacksmiths set to work on the classic design of this iconic symbol, each silhouette was created from laser cut steel and finished by hand in the essential Welsh red. A robust ground spike was fitted to the rear of each decoration, ready to be cemented in place

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Posted By Rachel Wildman

Blacksmith Candelabra with a Difference

Monday, 9 January 2017 10:53:20 Europe/London

This entirely unique candelabrum has been crafted by one of our talented blacksmiths, Marc. The spiral like candle holder draws inspiration from the winding stair cases of churches and grand cathedrals.

The project was commission by St Giles’ Church in Shrewsbury to hold a great number of tea lights for all and any visitors. We think it looks incredible and is a credit to the classic metalworking skills of our talented artisans; it’ll certainly turn a few heads at Sunday mass!

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Posted By Rachel Wildman