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Dieffenbach, Susan. Cornwall Iron Furnace: Pennsylvania Trail of History Guide. Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 2003.

This brief guide (48 pages) offers an introduction on ironmaking in Pennsylvania, the history of Cornwall Furnace, and information about visiting this National Historic Landmark. Administered by the Pennsylvania Historic and Museum Commission, Cornwall Furnace is an excellent example of an early charcoal-fueled furnace.

Citation Type: Book

Referenced in:
Cornwall Banks
Digging, Smelting and Forging: But Why in Pennsylvania?
Pennsylvania's Iron Furnaces: Forging the Industrialization of the Nation
Vanished Occupations: Life on an Iron Plantation

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