Barton Smith has been trading from Hyde Bridge, Sligo since 1788 and we have seen a lot of things come and go. There are some things that have remained important to our customers over the last 234 years.
At Barton Smith we only stock the very best in quality sporting goods. We can stand over the quality and standard of all our product ranges.
If you want to know more about a product we pride ourselves with offering honest an impartial advice on the best products for you. If we dont think its for you we wont recommend it.
Our customers have come to recognise Barton Smith as a place where they will always be met with a smile and "how can we help?" Our customers are important to us and making sure they are happy with their purchase is essential.
Delivering on these three elements have ensured Barton Smith existence for two centuries and, we believe, will ensure we are still here in years to come.
The shop started in 1798 and has evolved to the changes in the environment which has seen it from sharping razor baldes and knives to sports specialists.
In 1998, the current premises was opened after extensive buidling works at the site.
In 1912, one of the lifeboats on the Titantic was cut free using a knive which was sharpened in Barton Smith.