One of the Blacksmith shop at Jalan Tukang Besi..
When you wandering around Jalan Tukang Besi, you will past this guy and please don’t take photos with him as the shirt write. Jalan Tukang Besi in English is Blacksmith Street. Why? Because In the old days, the street is like a Small Industrial Area at present time, where all the small and medium Industries are located.
Nowadays Industry like precision, molding and iron casting are located at a special place that comply with the government and environmental laws.
So, in the old days this place is like that, where many blacksmith manufactured their iron works. But Now it is more on craftsmanship. The blacksmith still use traditional method where people came to find special items craft from iron.
The Street is continued to Jalan Tokong and and Jalan Tukang Emas that shows harmonious multi ethnic community in Melaka.