Step back in time and enjoy traditional blacksmith demonstrations. Tours of of the W.A. Young & Sons Foundry and Machine Shop will be available throughout the day! Plus, learn about belt line & machinery with Bly Blystone.
In recognition of the building’s recent designation as a National Historic Landmark by the U.S. Department of Interior, a ceremony and plaque unveiling will occur at noon, presided by August R. Carlino, President and Chief Executive Officer of Rivers of Steel Heritage Corporation.
An art auction Iron in the Hat will be held at 1 p.m followed by a live Bronze Pour- courtesy of Rivers of Steel Arts. Proceeds benefit W.A. Young Foundry, Pittsburgh Area Artist Blacksmiths Association (PAABA) & Appalachian Blacksmiths Association (ABA).
Blacksmithing demonstrations and guided tours will occur throughout the day. Refreshments available by the Rices Landing Boy Scout Trop 1168.
For more information on the Rivers of Steel and the W.A. Young & Sons Machine Shop and Foundry, please visit Rivers of Steel’s website riversofsteel.com or contact Carly McCoy at firstname.lastname@example.org.