Other than the smelter animation, the shovel has no further use.
- Both variants can be found at Left Hand Mine.
- Black-Briar Lodge – Two can be found here:
- One is in the basement, leaning up against two barrels.
- One can be found on the first level, under the southern staircase.
- Birna's Oddments (Winterhold) – Behind the counter, leaning up against a barrel.
- Alftand – Inside one of the buildings just outside the ruin.
- The White Phial (Windhelm) – In the ground floor bedroom.
- Niranye's House (Windhelm) – Leaning against the wall.
- Brunwulf Free-Winter's House (Windhelm) – Near the staircase.
- Aretino Residence (Windhelm) – On the floor close to the entrance.
- New Gnisis Cornerclub (Windhelm) – On the third floor, in between a dresser and a shelf.
- Belyn Hlaalu's House (Windhelm) – Near the cooking pot.
- Candlehearth Hall (Windhelm) – Next to the main staircase.
- Darkshade – Both kinds can be found scattered throughout the cave.
- A shovel can be found on the sides of carriages, however they cannot be interacted with by the Dragonborn.
- Multiple shovels are found in northern regions, such as Windhelm, indicating that they are used by the natives to shovel snow.