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Near Milesburg in Centre County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Eagle Ironworks

 
 
Eagle Ironworks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2013
1. Eagle Ironworks Marker
Inscription. At nearby Curtin, making iron was begun about 1810 by Roland Curtin. The last old-style furnace in the U.S. was in blast here and ceased operation in 1922.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 58.576′ N, 77° 44.575′ W. Marker is near Milesburg, Pennsylvania, in Centre County. Marker is at the intersection of North Eagle Valley Road (Pennsylvania Route 150) and Curtin Road (Pennsylvania Route 1003), on the right when traveling west on North Eagle Valley Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milesburg PA 16853, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bald Eagle's Nest (approx. 3.2 miles away); Bellefonte Air Mail Field (approx. 4.4 miles away); John Montgomery Ward (approx. 4.5 miles away); Union Cemetery (approx. 4.6 miles away); James A. "Billboard" Jackson (approx. 4.7 miles away); Centre County Courthouse (approx. 4.8 miles away); Centre County (approx. 4.8 miles away); Bellefonte (approx. 4.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Eagle Ironworks behind the marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on May 31, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Eagle Ironworks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2013
2. Eagle Ironworks Marker
 
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 278 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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