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Lucy Selina Furnace
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon
N 37° 48.508 W 079° 41.184
17S E 615632 N 4185377
Quick Description: The Lucy Selina Furnace is located on Route 269 in Alleghany County, Virginia and is also known to local residents as :Longdale Furnace."
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 12/21/2006 12:08:45 PM
Waymark Code: WM123F
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Leprechauns
Views: 68

Long Description:
The twin stacks of the ruins of the Lucy Selina Furnace can be seen from I-64 in the Longdale area of Alleghany County. Iron plates from this furnace were used to turn the Virginia (often known by its earlier name, Merrimack) into the South's "Ironclad".
The ruins of the Lucy Selina Furnace are located on private property adjacent to Route 269. Access to the ruins is only possible with the permission of the property owner. Please respect the NO TRESPASSING SIGNS.

There is no parking available at this marker. The road shoulder is very narrow and not available for parking.
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Dates of Operation: Not listed

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