Shelby Furnaces

Shelby Furnaces (HMIZE)

Location: Columbiana, AL 35051 Shelby County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 10.641', W 86° 36.418'

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Erected 1849 and 1863

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Major source of pig iron for the Confederacy. Furnished iron to Selma arsenal for heavy cannon, naval armor plate.Furnaces destroyed in 1865 by Wilson's Cavalry raiders U.S.A.Rebuilt 1873, closed 1923.
Year Placed1953
Placed ByAlabama Historical Association
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Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 4:14pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 536642 N 3671017
Decimal Degrees33.17735000, -86.60696667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 10.641', W 86° 36.418'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 10' 38.46" N, 86° 36' 25.08" W
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Area Code(s)205
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-119 S Main St, Columbiana AL 35051, US
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