Phoenix Iron & Steel Company

Phoenix Iron & Steel Company (HMFP8)

Location: Phoenixville, PA 19460 Chester County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 8.095', W 75° 31.017'

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ASM International
The Materials Information Society
has designated
Phoenix Iron & Steel Company
A Historic Landmark

"Established in 1783, from a modified grist mill, the Phoenix Iron & Steel Works was the site of many metalworking firsts in America including rolling of iron nails, structural shapes and beams as well as invention and production of the spiral wrapped wrought iron Griffen gun and the hollow wrought iron Phoenix column."
HM NumberHMFP8
Year Placed2006
Placed ByASM International (formerly American Society for Metals)
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 12:53pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 455960 N 4442859
Decimal Degrees40.13491667, -75.51695000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 8.095', W 75° 31.017'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 8' 5.70" N, 75° 31' 1.02" W
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Area Code(s)484, 610, 215
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 33-299 Mill St, Phoenixville PA 19460, US
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