Red River Iron Furnace

Also known as: Fitchburg Iron Furnace
KY 975, in Daniel Boone National Forest, Fitchburg, Kentucky

Photos 

Restoration in progress.

Photo taken by Jim Allen in November 2008

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 17, 1974
Reference number
74000860
Areas of significance
Industry; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; D - Information Potential
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Manufacturing facility
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant years
1869; 1868

Update Log 

  • July 23, 2017: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • December 3, 2013: Updated by Jim Allen: Added alternate name
  • December 3, 2013: New photos from Jim Allen

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