Blacksmith’s Shop

The Blacksmith’s shop started off as a miners cottage built by the WB Lead company for its employees. Well positioned on the track to the West End Mine, the dwelling first became a drill sharpening shed and then a blacksmith’s shop.

A modern day image of the Blacksmith's shop in Allenheads
Allenheads Blacksmith’s shop today – Courtesy of Allen Valleys Local History Group

Click on images in the gallery below to see it throughout history, follow the map to discover more inside this restored building.

Map of Allenheads

Gallery of Images