Monroe Furnace

Jct. PA 26 and Legislative Rt. 31076, 6 mi. NW of McAlevys Fort
McAlevys Fort, Pennsylvania

Historic Document

Monroe Furnace is located in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania certified as a historic location on Monday November 13, 1989. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Manufacturing Facility. Monroe Furnace was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Information Potential and its significance in Industry, Historic - Non-Aboriginal.

Monroe Furnace Information

Other Name: Industrial Resources of Huntingdon County, 1780--1939 MPS
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: District
Cultural Affiliation: Anglo-American
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1847
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Iron plantation
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Monroe Furnace Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 30
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
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:
McAlevys Fort Historic Locations Huntingdon County Historic Locations Pennsylvania Historic Locations