In his 2013 PhD dissertation, significantly revised and modified for international readers, Rundberget reports on the Gr<@a>fjell Project, the largest archaeological project undertaken in the outlying land in Norway, which discovered so many sites of bloomery
iron-making that it suggests a highly intensive iron extraction period from AD 975 to 1290.
Chinese iron production, by both direct (bloomery
) and indirect (blast) methods, was operating with potentially substantial economies of scale and organisation, which could reasonably have disrupted or displaced production in the Rmet region.
Linda Losey, who had never owned a farm before, started Bloomery
Plantation Distillery in 2011 after deciding to try her hand at making limoncello, an Italian lemon liqueur.
It goes into detail about the technology of iron production, with particular reference to the disappearance of bloomery
smelting (the only smelting process known in Europe until the medieval period) and its replacement by blast furnaces, which could produce much larger quantities of iron.
126), he comments that bloomery
and finery hearths are often confused in their identification, and it was never clear to me why we should be concerned about the difference.
David et al., "Between bloomery
and blast furnace: Mafa iron-smelting technology in North Cameroon," African Archaeological Review 7 (1989): 183-208, and the article on "Early Iron Smelting in Central Africa" by F.
Tickets can be purchased at The Bloomery
, Boutique 109, Elena's Gourmet Grocery, Hey Good Look'n, Presto Pizza, and Trudies' Treats.
Jerome Bonhote and Christian Fruhauf review Pyrenean bloomery
ironmaking in a discursive essay smothered by detail.
Participating florists include: A-Bow K, Vincent's Florist, The Bloomery
, ZuZu's Petals, Cauley's Florist, Central Mass Garden Center, Colonial Florists, Romano's Greenhouses, DeBonis & Davin, J & M Landscape, Richard's Flower Shop, and Ritter For Flowers.
"We are also having an unbelievably fantastic $100 bouquet of flowers from The Bloomery
that will be raffled," Mr.
Caissey, owner of The Bloomery
on Electric Avenue in Lunenburg, says roses are still the most popular purchases for Valentine's Day, with any kind of cut flowers in a vase coming in a close second.
Tickets for the June 15 and 16 performances can be found at Basket, Baubles and Beans, The Bloomery
, Elena's Gourmet Shop, Hannaford Supermarket and Trudie's Treats, all located in Lunenburg.