Support NHIG (National Heritage Ironwork Group) – Become a Member Today!

NHIG launched its new Membership scheme at the recent International Blacksmiths' Festival and now invites you to support the charity by becoming a member. NHIG is the first organisation worldwide focused solely on historic ironwork. Your …

May 2016

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June 28th in Winchester – Chris Topp is giving a CPD lecture for the RIBA on Heritage Ironwork

From the earliest times ironwork has been used for utilitarian objects, and often with an ornamental treatment. This seminar will look at the history of the use of iron in architecture with particular emphasis on …

January 2016


NHIG Announces a Seminar for Best Practice for the Cleaning, Protection and Coating of Historic Ironwork

To be held on the 20th February 2016 in Holme Lacy, Herefordshire, the course will deal with how do we best protect our Historic Ironwork for future generations without losing valuable evidence of prior coatings …

January 2016


Open link wrought iron chain delivered

We have just taken delivery of another delivery of large square section open link wrought iron chain which we believe has come from the seabed around the coast of Gibraltar. This Chain is the perfect …

December 2015