Roupes Valley Iron Co.
—1850's —Built under the supervision of Moses Stroup to supply air blast for Tannerhill Furnace No. 1 (1859), this facility made use of blowing tubs and a large waterwheel. It remained in operation even after Furnace Nos. 2 and 3 were added in 1862 and equipment with a steam engine and hot blast stoves.
|Placed By||Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, August 28th, 2017 at 10:03am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 493395 N 3678984|
|Decimal Degrees||33.24981667, -87.07090000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 14.989', W 87° 4.254'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 14' 59.34" N, 87° 4' 15.24" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 12632 Confederate Pkwy, McCalla AL 35111, US|
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