Penrith Show: Bargo Blacksmith Ray Lincoln

At this year’s Penrith District Show we are again privileged to have Ray Lincoln, a fourth generation blacksmith in Australia, entertaining the public with his blacksmithing talents.
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Mr Lincoln has been working with hot coals and glowing red iron since he was 14 years of age at his father’s Bankstown shop in 1942.

He is somewhat of a celebrity blacksmith, delighting people young and old with his humourous yet educational routine at the various country shows in New South Wales.

He has been a regular face at the Sydney Royal where he has become a popular attraction after exhibiting in the Carlton Clydesdale Horse stables for the past 44 years.

Come and visit Ray as he demonstrates his trade throughout the Show and toils over a coal fire and anvil with his tools with steelwork.

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