Category Archives: Recent Works

Sliding bolt and Swivel catch.

Above is a sliding bolt and swivel catch made for two different size and style loft hatches, both were designed so the dragons heads look down at you from the ceiling.

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Suffolk Latch Fitting.

If you have ever fitted a suffolk latch, then you will know that the handle can only open the door away from you, because the bar can not pass the frame, so what is the answer? if you want the … Continue reading

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Hinges.

Above is a pair of hinges made for a oak blanket box.

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Locks and Keys.

Over the past few years ive been studying a new facet of the blacksmiths craft which is locksmithing , the majority of the work is performed at vise and bench using filing, sawing and chiseling . The keys and lock … Continue reading

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Door ironmongery

Pictured above is more completed door ironmongery for the new showroom at Peak Oak, at the top is a ring twist handle , this can be used with a mortice lock instead of the usual lever handle, second down is … Continue reading

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Weather Vanes

Heres a couple of weathervanes i recently made, they come in all different shapes and sizes with various motifs ranging from animals to machinery and symbols, the cardinal arms can be very simple with just north and south , or … Continue reading

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T, Hinges

Here are two pairs of T hinges made recently for the new showroom at peak oak, the top ones terminate with dogs heads looking down and up at you , the second pair terminate with fleur de leys decoration. The … Continue reading

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Hybrid chair

This chair consists of: the arms from a smokers bow, a horse draw implement seat and a three legged stool bottom, the woodwork was made by owen fletcher of arrow furniture peak forest, my job was to join these three … Continue reading

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Recent Works.

Handrail balustrade made from 1 1/2″ convex and 5/8″ uprights decorated with twists and split diamonds. The entire surface of all the metal was worked by hand hammering so it was inkeeping with the date of the property, time consuming … Continue reading

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Recent Works.

“> Handrail made from convex section with 1″square solid legs and 1 1/4 x 1/4 diagonals, made to match existing estate railings, fitted in to the stone steps with lead.

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