restoration & conservation
Wrought iron has long been admired for its durability, intricate details, and elegant designs. Historical wrought ironwork stands as a testament to the ingenuity and artistry of the blacksmiths who shaped these intricate and enduring pieces. As stewards of heritage, we are dedicated to reviving and safeguarding these remarkable creations, ensuring their continued existence and appreciation. Through meticulous restoration techniques and a profound respect for the original craftsmen, our skilled artisans bring faded and damaged wrought ironwork back to its former splendor! At Fine Iron we understand the rich history and captivating beauty of historical wrought ironwork and the importance of preserving these precious treasures for generations to come.
Cast Iron Balcony with wrought iron railings
This expansive balcony on the Royal Ulster Reform Club in Belfast, Ireland required some care and attention after over 100 years of service. After a complete overhaul we are sure this beautiful cast iron balcony with wrought iron railings will happily serve the club for another 100 years.
Wrought Iron Gate Overthrows
Fine Iron were commissioned by the residents of this cul-de-sac to undertake the restoration of these two gate overthrows with central lamp located in Cardiff.
These beautiful, traditional style wrought iron overthrows were in dire need of repair and restoration – they had become unsafe and unstable and had scaffolding to support them.
hafod Morfa copperworks swansea
The Fine Iron team have had the pleasure of working on the restoration of the cast iron roof structure to the pump house of Hafod Morfa Copperworks in Swansea.
cyfarthfa park Cast Iron railings
A section of cast iron railings that surround Cyfarthfa Castle and park required extensive repair after an unfortunate incident with a vehicle.
Pontypool Park Memorial gates
Pontypool & Abersychan Joint War Memorial. The Gates were completely destroyed by a falling tree. Fine Iron re- designed the gates based on the original design by combining cast iron and forged iron. This project was particularly time critical as the Gates and railings centred as the backdrop for the Armistice Day memorial service.
Restoring Wrought Iron Gates & Ironwork
Cardiff Royal Infirmary Gate’s & Overthrow. Severely damaged by a lorry, Fine Iron were commissioned to repair, restore and reinstate the ironwork back to its original splendour. This was a major restoration job, you can see the damage in more detail if you click on the image below on the left for an enlargement.