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Old Iron Smelter - Újmassa - Hungary
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N 48° 06.801 E 020° 35.301
34U E 469360 N 5328980
Quick Description: Old Iron Smelter - Újmassa - Hungary
Location: Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén, Hungary
Date Posted: 8/21/2012 10:58:57 AM
Waymark Code: WMF4EA
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
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Long Description:
This Iron Smelter has been started it's work in 1813. Naturally not in this nowadays form. Under the operating there was many upgrade in the smelter until 1867 when it has been finised it's work.
The main constructor of the smelter was Frigyes Fazola.

It's basic size basic is 9.5 × 8.5 meters, built of natural stone.
The furnace height is 11.4 meters, 22 cubic meters in volume.
The average daily production was 1300 kilograms.

You can reach the place from Lillafüred by car (approximately 10 minutes)or turistical railway.
Dates of Operation: Not listed

Website: Not listed

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