Classical crafts at Tuxford - SLIDESHOW

TRADESMEN skilled in traditional building crafts displayed their work to the public in Tuxford.

Blacksmithing, stonemasonry and stained glass were among the crafts on show at the Tuxford Building Conservation fair.

Tuxford Building Conservation Fair was held at Tuxford Windmill (w110507-3f)

Tuxford Building Conservation Fair was held at Tuxford Windmill (w110507-3f)

Visitors got the chance to see these rare occupations demonstrated by professionals who are enthusiastic about their work and love using traditional skills.

They also answered questions and gave advice to keen members of the public.

The event, at Tuxford Windmill, was organised by the local group of the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings.

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