Dorset County Show Blacksmith Competitions are held on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd September 2018 at Cokers Frome Showground just outside Dorchester. This is the final round of the NBCC competition and one that often makes or breaks the Champion Blacksmith competition.
Class 1: Any item produced using mainly traditional methods for indoor use
Class 2: Any item produced using mainly traditional methods for outdoor use
Class 3: Any Item of an artistic/sculptural nature using any method of construction, with no limit on selling price.
Class 4: Live Forging – 30 minutes to make a saleable item
Class 5: Live Forging – 60 minutes to forge ” a hand tool” (10th and final NBCC qualifying round)
Chief steward for this competition is Simon Grant-Jones and at this time entries need to be made through him Tel 01305 833059 Email: simon@simongrant-Jones.com
There will be a downloadable schedule and entry form available later this year.