“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Saranac in Clinton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Saranac Iron Works

Saranac Iron Works Marker image. Click for full size.
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.
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.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First State Hospital for Criminally Insane (approx. 5.3 miles away); Caldwell Mine Site (approx. 5.9 miles away).
Categories. Industry & Commerce
Credits. This page was last revised on September 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 10, 2017, by Ellen Adams of Plattsburgh, New York. This page has been viewed 73 times since then and 2 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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