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Alabama Bronze Map

A Guide to the Images of the Bronze Map on the Lawn of the Alabama Department of Archives and History

image from Bronze Map: 'Cornwall Furnace Ironworks, 1862-1875'

 

72. Cornwall Furnace Ironworks, 1862-1875

Cedar Bluff, Cherokee County

 

Cornwall Furnace supplied pig iron for the Confederate war effort until Union raiders destroyed it in 1864. The furnace resumed operations briefly after the Civil War, finally ceasing production in 1875.