Philip Owen Brown
About Philip Owen Brown
I am a traditional Blacksmith and owner of Mountain King Forge, a working forge museum based in Ashbourne, Derbyshire. I forge Swords, knives, arms & armour, hammers and tools by hand.
Swordsmithing, Bladesmithing, Blacksmithing, Armouring, Leatherworking, hammer forging, spade forging and agricultural tools.
Open to the Public?
Yes, by appointment only
Provides Course / Training
Available for Craft Fairs
Available for educational events only
Mountain King Forge
Conceptual Vendel Helm
The Helmet was inspired by the Vendel grave finds. It takes elements of several of the helmets found and combines them. It is forged from Brass, Copper, Browned Steel and cast Bronze.