— Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area —Often shipped by rail from ovens and furnaces in slag pots, like the one displayed here, slag is the waste by-product of the iron and steel making process. It can be used in making roadbeds, landfill, concrete, fertilizer and aquarium gravel.
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|Placed By||Friends of the Riverfront, DCNR, National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 587939 N 4475825|
|Decimal Degrees||40.42841667, -79.96328333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 25.705', W 79° 57.797'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 25' 42.3" N, 79° 57' 47.82" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||412, 724|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 5527 Three Rivers Heritage Trail, Pittsburgh PA 15213, US|
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