Near Albright in Preston County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Old Iron Furnace
Erected 2012 by West Virginia Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Appalachian Iron Furnaces marker series.
Location. 39° 31.714′ N, 79° 37.99′ W. Marker is near Albright, West Virginia, in Preston County. Marker is on North Preston Highway (West Virginia Route 26) 2.7 miles north of Albright, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. It is 9½ miles south of the Route 26 exit on Interstate 68. Marker is in this post office area: Albright WV 26519, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Imagining an Iron Furnace in Operation (within shouting distance of this marker); Albright / Albright Family (approx. 2.4 miles away); Dunkard Bottom (approx. 4.8 miles away); “The Pines” (approx. 4.8 miles away); Price's Tavern (approx. 4.9 miles away); Preston County Courthouse Kingwood (approx. 4.9 miles away); Dr. Loomis' Grave (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albright.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2014, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 299 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 6, 2014, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.