Mount Riga Ironworks Site

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Salisbury, Connecticut

Historic Document

Mount Riga Ironworks Site is located in Litchfield County, Connecticut certified as a historic location on Thursday December 01, 1994. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Specialty Store, Manufacturing Facility, Processing Site. Mount Riga Ironworks Site was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Information Potential and its significance in Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Engineering, Industry.

Mount Riga Ironworks Site Information

Other Name: Mountain Furnace;Site #122-41
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Site
Cultural Affiliation: Undefined
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1806, 1810, 1845
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Holley, Luther; Pettee, Joseph and Seneca
Restricted Archeological Site: Restricted Site

Mount Riga Ironworks Site Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 98
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 6
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Salisbury Historic Locations Litchfield County Historic Locations Connecticut Historic Locations