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#1 Armyhk3

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Posted 26 June 2004 - 12:30 AM

I'm trying to find out some more information about building a traditional viking style forge. Does anyone out there know of any resources that might be able to help? I'd really appreciate it!!

#2 Jake Powning

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Posted 26 June 2004 - 06:28 AM

I don't know how much these links will help I couldn't find the link I was looking for.  here is a links page of viking resources and groupsviking links and here is a site on ancient metalurgy that might be usefull, some of these guys could likely direct you to images or plans for a viking forge if you send them an email, they are the real deal ancient Metalurgy
hope that helps a little.

#3 Narr

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Posted 26 June 2004 - 08:58 PM

I have found this site a couple years ago, http://members.chello.se/vikingbronze/.

#4 Armyhk3

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Posted 27 June 2004 - 09:17 PM

Thanks everyone for your help, all of those sites are great! I really appreciate it! :)

#5 Jeff Mack

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Posted 29 June 2004 - 04:59 PM

Check out the Mastermyr find at http://www.netlabs.n...osan/Mastermyr/

The Mastermyr tool chest had a bunch of Viking age blasksmithing tools in it.

The York Archeological Trust published a series of books on anglo/norse finds in the Copergate area.  If I recall corectly, several of them had items of interest to the Viking smith.

I do some Viking living history stuff, so if you need more info, let me know.

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#6 lee cordochorea

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Posted 05 July 2004 - 05:25 PM

Bruce Blackistone has good info. Super




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