chimney crane

chimney crane

chimney crane (1796)
A pivoted arm of cast iron attached to the rear wall of the fireplace upon which to hang pots for cooking.
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Ten things at see at Beamish: 1 Pockerley Old House boasts an open fire with a superb chimney crane and demonstrations of tallow candle making or spinning.
The huge basket grate is loaded with burning logs, and all the spits and pipe kilns and chimney cranes are still intact and, in the main, in use.