Peter Tarr Furnace Site

Kings Creek Road & Patricia Drive, Weirton, WV

Photos 

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Description 

This furnace is a replica that was built in 1968.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 1, 1976
Reference number
76001935
NR name
Tarr, Peter, Furnace Site
Areas of significance
Industry; Commerce; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; D - Information Potential
Property type
Site
Historic function
Manufacturing facility
Current function
Monument/marker
Period of significance
1750-1799
Significant year
ca. 1790
Number of properties
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 1

Update Log 

  • March 31, 2015: Updated by Jim Allen: added description
  • March 31, 2015: New photos from Jim Allen
  • December 22, 2014: Added by Michael Miller

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