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Saranac in Clinton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Saranac Iron Works

Saranac Iron Works Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Ellen Adams, September 10, 2017
1. Saranac Iron Works Marker
Inscription.  Saranac Iron Works. Catalan Forge--rolling mill. First forge on the River--1826. Baker-Hull-Hopper--World's best quality iron used in Civil War ironclads. Bowen-Signor closed 1887.
Erected by Town of Saranac.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1826.
Location. 44° 38.935′ N, 73° 44.805′ W. Marker is in Saranac, New York, in Clinton County. Marker is on Adirondack Park Preserve (New York State Route 3) north of Hardscrabble Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saranac NY 12981, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hattie Lyon (approx. 1.7 miles away); Clinton Prison (approx. 5.2 miles away); 1846 First School Erected (approx. 5.2 miles away); First State Hospital for Criminally Insane (approx. 5.3 miles away); Caldwell Mine Site (approx. 5.9 miles away); Soper Cemetery (approx. 7.2 miles away); Site of Church First Clinton County High School
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(approx. 8.7 miles away); Beckwith Graveyard (approx. 8.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saranac.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 11, 2017. It was originally submitted on September 10, 2017, by Ellen Adams of Plattsburgh, New York. This page has been viewed 253 times since then and 24 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on September 10, 2017, by Ellen Adams of Plattsburgh, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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