Kevin J Gerry B.Eng

Longdowns Smithy

Longdowns House

Herniss  
Penryn

CORNWALL

TR10 9DS

Tel: 01209 860823

 KJGerry@aol.com

Please call or email me to discuss your requirements

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Gates and Railings by Kevin Gerry Cornwall
Gates and Railings by Kevin Gerry Cornwall

Shows

I will be demonstrating some live forging at the following shows this year, and will be joined for some of the shows by fellow members of the Cornish Blacksmiths' Collective.

 

Blacksmiths at the Royal Cornwall Show 2011
Dan and Richard doing a forging demonstrating at Stithians Show 2016. Dan and Richard demonstrating at Stithians Show 2016.

 

 

The Royal Cornwall Show 2018, Wadebridge 7th, 8th, & 9th June 2018. The stand will be run by the Cornish Blacksmiths' Collective. The blacksmiths' stand will be located in the Countryside area at the very top of the showground between the YFC marquee and the lake .

This consists of a live comunity forging demonstration, forging competitions and static displays by blacksmiths in Cornwall and across the South West. There will be a sales and enquiries area for you to speak with the blacksmiths to discuss your commissions. It is sponsored by the Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths and by S J Andrew & Sons, steel stock holders. See some amazing examples of the blacksmiths' craft in the tent.

 

The West Cornwall Motor Show     Sunday 1st July.

Note CBC members this event includes a beer festival from Friday evening :)

 

Padstow Vintage Rally and Country Fair  6th, 7th and 8th July 2018

The Cornish Blacksmiths Collective have been provisionally booked for this event.

 

Liskeard Show   Saturday 14th July

The Cornish Blacksmiths Collective have been provisionally booked for this event.

 

Stithians Show 2018, Stithians Show Ground Monday July 16th, in the Countryside area. I will be joined by local blacksmiths Richard Hingley and Dan Harding Senior and Steve Wilson. The Countryside area is now located near the pay gate.

 

Stithians Summer Fayre 2018  Saturday 11th August, from 11.00.

Unfortunately I am unable to attend this year

Family oriented fun day, with stalls, competitions, fun dog show, craft tent,  BBQ and refreshments, central marquee with bar and soft drinks all on the playing field. Cream teas and additional stalls in The Stithians Centre. Musical entertainment including Stithians Male Voice Choir. 

 

The 2018 Cornish Steam & Country Fair, this is one of the longest established steam rallies in the country being formed in 1955. It is organised by the West of England Steam Engine Society Ltd, will be held at Stithians Showground  on the 17th,18th, & 19th August 2018. (For many years it was known as the "St. Agnes Rally") Book in advance for 25% off your tickets and camping.

 

I will be appearing in the Countryside area with some other local smiths and we will be doing some live demonstrations of forgework. The farriers will also be demonstrating making and fitting horse shoes in another part of the showground.

 

If you are a visitor to Cornwall, when you return home you can find your local blacksmith by clicking on the link.

Kevin Gerry & Richard Hingley Kevin Gerry and Richard Hingley demonstrating at the WESES Rally,Stithians, 2012
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