Washington Furnace  

The Washington Furnace Church is still being used.

The Washington Furnace stack was partially buried when the land around it was strip mined.

Iron master's home at Washington Furnace.


Statistics

Year Built 1853
Blew Out Late 1880's
Built By John Campbell, John Peters, Samuel McConnell,
William M. Bowlon and Thomas McGoviney
Daily Tonnage 17
Location Washington Township on county road 33.
Remains There is a large house across the road from the stack which could possibly be the Iron Master's house. This has not been verified.

The company store was torn down several years ago.


Copyright 2006 by Amos Hawkins