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History of the manufacture of iron in all ages

James Moore Swank

History of the manufacture of iron in all ages

and particularly in the United States from colonial times to 1891; also a short history of early coal mining in the United States and a full account of the influences which long delayed the development of all American manufacturing industries.

by James Moore Swank

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Published by B. Franklin in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Iron industry and trade -- United States.,
    • Iron industry and trade.,
    • Coal mines and mining -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1892 ed.

      SeriesBurt Franklin American classics of history and social science series, 6
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN703 .S98 1965
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 554 p.
      Number of Pages554
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5689215M
      LC Control Number70006460

      The sad in sad iron (or sadiron) is an old word for solid, and in some contexts this name suggests something bigger and heavier than a flat iron. Goose or tailor's goose was another iron name, and this came from the goose-neck curve in some handles. In Scotland people spoke of gusing (goosing) irons. Early Middle Ages • New iron mines and smelting sites are established • The first literature on mining and metallurgy appears. • The furnace gains a small chimney of clay and sandstone; gas exit and two openings, one for introduction of the ore and one aperture near the bottom to .

      The Complete History of Wrought Iron. To look at the history of wrought iron is to look at the history of man's innovations. Throughout time, wrought iron has been used to build ancient structures, warships and railways. Wrought iron has fought wars, built kingdoms, and provided the structures to everlasting historical landmarks. of The Manufacture of Iron in All Ages (Philadelphia, ), Another nineteenth-century account of the discovery is recorded in John B. Pearse, A Concise History of the Iron Manufacture of the American Colonies up to the Revolution and of Pennsylvania until the Present Time (Philadelphia, ), ,

      In the middle ages, iron gall ink was the dominant standard for writing on vellum and paper alike. Nearly all black ink in colonial North America was of this type (Black Writing Ink of the Colonial Period, William J. Barrow). By comparison, I can't find a mention of anyone using berry ink for serious work. Typically the manufacture of iron goods took place on the coal fields as coal could be used as the fuel in this process. Britain was blessed with vast coal reserves and with the growing shortage of wood had, by the Middle Ages, become the world’s largest coal consumer. However the production of pig-iron was dependent on the availability ofFile Size: KB.


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