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Huntingdon in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Greenwood Furnace

Stack No. 2

 
 
Greenwood Furnace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
1. Greenwood Furnace Marker
Inscription. Replacing stack No. 1 erected 1833 about 22 feet north. Erected 1860 reconstructed 1935, dedicated Aug 8,1936 to Samuel T. Moore. Through whose efforts this stack was preserved
 
Location. 40° 39.103′ N, 77° 45.191′ W. Marker is in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, in Huntingdon County. Marker is on Broad Mountain Road. Touch for map. This marker is in Greenwood Furnace State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Huntingdon PA 16652, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. From Mineral To Metal (a few steps from this marker); An Undeniable Presence (a few steps from this marker); An Industry in Ruins (a few steps from this marker); The “Best” Iron (a few steps from this marker); Basic Ingredients (within shouting distance of this marker); The Worker’s Pyramid (within shouting distance of this marker); Blacksmith & Wagon Shop (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Northern Water Snakes (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntingdon.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Greenwood Furnace-Stack #2 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
2. Greenwood Furnace-Stack #2
Greenwood Furnace Stack #2 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
3. Greenwood Furnace Stack #2
View from standing in the furnace and looking up to the sky.
Greenwood Furnace-Ruins of Stack #1 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
4. Greenwood Furnace-Ruins of Stack #1
Greenwood Furnace Historical Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
5. Greenwood Furnace Historical Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 21, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 136 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 21, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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