- Mine from around 1850
An old mine with raising of ore in an open shaft.
Persberg mine in Värmland.
Drawing by C S Hallbeck from 1882.
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- Hammer mill 18-19th century
Shows a hammer mill with forge (hearth) and hammer driven
by a water-wheel, for production of rod iron from pig iron.
Drawing from a French 18th century encyclopedia.
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- Mine from around 1920
Drawing by Claus Krantz (1955).
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- Pershyttan iron works from 1856
The blast furnace is inside the high building.
To-day a museum, see Tourist Information page.
Drawing by Claus Krantz (1955)
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