The Lukens National Historic DistrictIssac Pennock, properly considered the founder of the business which became the Lukens Steel Company, began his career in the manufacture of iron in the early 1790s when he erected a mill at a place called Rokeby on the Buck Run in Chester County, about four miles south of Coatesville. This operation, calledthe Federal Slitting Mill, produced blacksmith iron, barrel staves, and miscellaneous iron products.
|Placed By||Graystone Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 10:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 429819 N 4425914|
|Decimal Degrees||39.98048333, -75.82193333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 58.829', W 75° 49.316'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 58' 49.74" N, 75° 49' 18.96" W|
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|Area Code(s)||610, 484|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 76 S 1st Ave, Coatesville PA 19320, US|
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