Puritan Smoke Stack - Altoona, Pennsylvania
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ted28285
N 40° 30.178 W 078° 24.517
17T E 719580 N 4486810
Quick Description: The Chimney served the Schwarzenbach-Huber Company Silk Mill in the early 1900's and later the Puritan Sportswear Company.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 3/17/2021 3:01:52 AM
Waymark Code: WM13Z33
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas
Views: 3

Long Description:
The uniqueness lies in the black brick inlay of the upper smoke stack. This stack was once used to exhaust the coal generated boiler system used to heat this factory, The boiler house has been removed during the present remodeling from factory to office and apartment spaces.
Located between 24th and 25th Streets along Ninth Avenue.
Private or Public Property?: Private

What material is it made from?: Yellow and black brick

Estimated Height of chimney (please include whether metres or feet): 120'

Type of building e.g. house, hotel etc: Former factory

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Website with further information: [Web Link]

When was it made?: Not listed

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