Historic Structures

Pictures Red River Iron Furnace - Fitchburg Furnace, Fitchburg Kentucky

Red River Iron Furnace - Fitchburg Furnace, Fitchburg Kentucky 1973 Front view of furnace. Furnace faces east.  Cornice, which is very unusual on these structures, is plainly visible.
1973 Front view of furnace. Furnace faces east. Cornice, which is very unusual on these structures, is plainly visible.

Red River Iron Furnace - Fitchburg Furnace, Fitchburg Kentucky 1973
1973

Red River Iron Furnace - Fitchburg Furnace, Fitchburg Kentucky 1973 Back view showing step down in top where access ramp for charging furnace was located.
1973 Back view showing step down in top where access ramp for charging furnace was located.

Red River Iron Furnace - Fitchburg Furnace, Fitchburg Kentucky 1973 South side of furnace showing lower section including entrance to melting chamber.
1973 South side of furnace showing lower section including entrance to melting chamber.

Red River Iron Furnace - Fitchburg Furnace, Fitchburg Kentucky 1973 South side of furnace showing upper section including cornice.
1973 South side of furnace showing upper section including cornice.