Firing of the Forge at Welbourn – Sat 3rd Sept

See traditional ironworking in a traditional Victorian forge located in the heart of the village of Welbourn.

This former forge and blacksmith’s workshop dates back to 1864 and is still in working condition. For over 100 years Welbourn Forge has served the needs of farmers and tradesmen in the area.

The forge opens on the first Saturday of the month and now exhibits old photographs, displays and memorabilia along with a restored earth privy. The forge will be next working on Saturday 3 September, 10am to 1pm.

For more information please contact the North Kesteven District Council on 01529 308102 or email