: Two photographs document Buckeye Furnace near Wellston, Ohio. Buckeye Furnace was built in 1852 and operated until 1894. It was one of nearly eighty charcoal iron furnaces in the Hanging Rock Iron Region in southern Ohio. The furnace was reconstructed around the original stack; a casting shed, charging loft, and engine house were also built. Buckeye Furnace is managed by the Ohio Historical Society. The photographs are 8" x 10" (20.32 x 25.4 cm). View on Ohio Memory.
: Om3095_3735488_001 Subjects
: Geography and Natural Resources; Business and Labor; Furnaces; Iron industry Places
: Wellston (Ohio); Jackson County (Ohio)