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Wortley Top Forge

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1907 Davy Brothers steam hammer
1887 Schofield and Taylor vertical compound engine

Thurgoland, Sheffield, S35 7DN.

  • A rare surviving example of a water-powered heavy iron forge, with a fascinating collection of stationary engines, machine tools and forging equipment rescued from local mills and factories by a dedicated band of enthusiasts.

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