Juniata Iron
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 40° 34.262 W 078° 08.044
17T E 742601 N 4495088
Quick Description: Along the streams of this region are ruins of many charcoal iron furnaces and forges built between 1790-1850.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 4/6/2020 10:39:31 AM
Waymark Code: WM129J1
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Leprechauns
Views: 1

Long Description:
Juniata Iron-Along the streams of this region are ruins of many charcoal iron furnaces and forges built between 1790-1850. Juniata iron was the best in America. Its reign ended with the rise of coal and coke iron making.
Marker Name: Juniata Iron

County: Huntingdon

Date Dedicated: 4/29/1947

Marker Type: Roadside

Location: Wm. Penn Hwy. (US 22) just E of Birmingham Pk. (PA 453), Water Street (town name)

Category: Business & Industry, Coal, Iron & Steel

Website: Not listed

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