3 Iron Ores are obtained by mining Iron Ore Veins. Can be purchased at all levels. 1 Iron Ingot is obtained by smelting 1 Iron Ore this is the only case where only one ore is required to make an ingot . Can be purchased at all levels.
Embershard Mine — A small iron mine between Helgen and Riverwood. Fenn& 39;s Gulch Mine — A small silver mine in the northwest corner of Karthwasten with a smelter near the entrance. Fort Fellhammer — A medium-sized fort and iron mine inhabited by bandits south of Dawnstar.
* Iron-Breaker Mine southeast in Dawnstar. * Saarthal * Whistling Mine southeast of Winterhold. * 2 veins south-west of Sarethi Farm. * Southeast of Hollyfrost Farm near Windhelm - another can be found going further south up in the mountains the ore being east of an unmarked hunting camp.