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Ratho Byres Forge

Door open days

30 September 2018 (10.00-16.00)


P Johnson & Company at Ratho Byres Forge, established over 40 years ago, is a family run business designing and creating contemporary metalwork. The artist blacksmiths combine modern technology with traditional skills to create innovative ironwork. Many examples of commissioned works can be found in locations around Edinburgh and Scotland.


Key Information

Activities: Tours, talks, behind the scenes access, slideshow of past commissions, displays of commission samples & models, video/audio presentations, refreshments, forging demonstrations.

This is a unique opportunity to take a tour of a well-equipped working forge, watch the smiths at work, and see past commissions from Ratho Byres Forge. Year Of Young People: Displays of works commissioned by schoolchildren

Where to find us

  • Freelands Road
  • Ratho
  • Edinburgh
  • EH28 8NW