Blacksmith and Wheelwright

Location: Block 4, Lot 11

Proprietor: Olaf Tansem

Year Started: 1898

Year Ended: 1905 on this site with these proprietors.

History of Business: Olaf Tansem purchased the property in 1898 and in 1905 transferred his business to Jakob Klev who leased the property. Jens Renden purchased the property in 1905. Jens Renden built a new blacksmith shop in 1905, which he ran until 1943.

Blue Daisy – Blacksmith and Wheelwright

Reference points:

Red rectangle - Manfred School

Blue rectangle - Vang Lutheran Church

Purple rectangle – Post Office/Bank

Green rectangle – Solheim Station

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