Godthåb Hammerværk
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Industry driven by water power

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In 1859, a blacksmith named Christian Zinck opened a hammer works in the old Godthaab paper mill south of Aalborg. Together with his son Niels, he developed the hammer works into a business that was famous throughout Denmark for producing tools and equipment for…

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Poncelethjul

Det gamle vandhjul af jern med krumme skovle - et såkaldt Poncelethjul - står foran fabrikken.

År: 2005 PHOTO:Lise Andersen

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Christian Zinck was a self-taught blacksmith. Before opening his small water-powered hammer works…

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