Legionary blacksmiths are blacksmiths working for Caesar's Legion in The Fort in 2281.


Legionary blacksmiths are in charge of maintaining and forging the Legion's weapons.


One of them is located near some tents, just after passing the Drawbridge when entering the Fort. He is sharpening a machete.

The other blacksmith is located just up bit further down the camp, behind Caesar's tent going down a slope to the left side, near the weather monitoring station. He is hammering down on some small steel beams.

There are many blacksmiths in Legate Lanius' camp.

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General Services Quests
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Rents bed/room: Icon cross
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Apparel Weapon Other items On death
Legion veteran armor
Veteran helmet
Machete or
- Legion ear


The machete that the blacksmith is holding appears to be much larger in length than other Machetes.


Legionary blacksmiths appear only in Fallout: New Vegas.


  • Playstation 3Icon ps3 Xbox 360Icon xbox360 If the blacksmith at the entrance to the main Fort area is killed, his body may later appear standing up, although dead (and dismembered depending on how you killed him). He can be missing any body part from his entire torso to his feet, even without his Legion armor should you remove it. [verified]
  • PCIcon pc Xbox 360Icon xbox360 The blacksmith's animation may become out of sync causing the spinning whetstone to show sparks, even though he hasn't placed the machete on the whetstone. [verified]


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