The Radcliffe Red List of Endangered Crafts

 

Lorinery

 

The making of bits, bridles, spurs, stirrups and the minor metal items of a horse’s harness, together with the saddle tree.

 

Status Data deficient
Craft category Metal
Historic area of significance
Area currently practised Walsall
Origin in the UK Walsall and London
Minimum no. of craftspeople required
Current no. of trainees
Current no. of skilled craftspeople
Current total no. of craftspeople

 

History

 

Techniques

 

Local forms

 

Sub-crafts

 

Issues affecting the viability of the craft

 

Support organisations

Craftspeople currently known

 

Other information

 

References