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

Pennsylvania Furnace

 
 
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By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
1. Pennsylvania Furnace Marker
Inscription. The remaining buildings here were part of the iron works established about 1810. Operating first as a charcoal iron manufactory, the furnace later used coke. Iron was made here as late as 1888.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 42.103′ N, 77° 59.961′ W. Marker is in Pennsylvania Furnace, Pennsylvania, in Centre County. Marker is at the intersection of Spruce Creek Rd. (PA 45) and Johnson Road on Spruce Creek Rd. (PA 45). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pennsylvania Furnace PA 16865, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Spruce Creek Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Scotia (approx. 8.3 miles away); Juniata Iron (approx. 8.7 miles away); The Pennsylvania State University (approx. 9.4 miles away); Martin Luther King Jr. (approx. 9½ miles away); McAlevy’s Fort (approx. 9.8 miles away); Artificial Insemination (approx. 9.9 miles away); Nittany Lion Shrine (approx. 9.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Pennsylvania Furnace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
2. Pennsylvania Furnace Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 157 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 28, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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