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Ross Furnace In Westmoreland County
Date:
1961
Creator:
N/A
Collection #:
MSQ031-F01-I01
Process/Size:
Gelatin Silver Print/3" x 4.5"

Description:
The Ross Iron Furnace along Tubmill Creek in Fairfield Township in Westmoreland County.

Notes:
There were numerous iron furnaces in Western Pennsylvania. This type of furnace was in operation from as early as the late 1700's to well into the 1850's and beyond, however they generally became obsolete in the 1860s.

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