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Devon County

Schedules available from:
Mrs Lisa Moore Tel 01392 353781
Or by post at the showground address.

Floral sculpture by
"Dartmoor" Dave Denford
!st prize Devon county 2008

Devon County Show
May 21st, 22rd, 23rd May 2015
Clyst St Mary

Chief steward: John Bellamy
Judge Mr Eric White AWCB

Established for over 50 years, the metalwork feature is a great attraction throughout the show for the 90,000 plus visitors.
Featuring Eight classes for competitions as well as other static display items.

Class 1 A traditionally made item made in the competitors workshop with a value less than 250 ex vat
Class 2 A traditionally made items made in the competitors workshop with no limit on selling price
Class 3 Any item produced in the competitors workshop of a contemporary design using any methods ( no limit on price)
Class 4 Any article produced in the competitors workshop of a sculptural or feature design, (no limit on price)
Class 5 Any article produced in the competitors workshop for use in Agriculture or Industry (no limit on price)

To be competed for during the show

Class 6 Live competition A Wine bottle holder to Blacksmiths own design in two hours.
Class 7 Live competition Crash 'n' Dash 30 minutes to make a saleable item
Class 8 Live competition make an item to a sample ( material supplied) in a time specified.

special static class "the Presidents choice"

Class 9 The Presidents choice, a table candle holder. Winning entry to be retained.Prizemoney 100.

Late entries will be accepted up to show opening time, Live competition entries can be made during the show.
Classes 1-6 are eligible for consideration in the National Champion Blacksmith of the year award

Chief steward
John Bellamy

sculptural piece by
Andrew Hall of
Branscombe Forge

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