Bibb Naval Furnaces Brierfield Furnaces

Bibb Naval Furnaces Brierfield Furnaces (HMORN)

Location: Brierfield, AL 35035 Bibb County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 2.573', W 86° 57.264'

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Principal iron producer for Confederate foundry at Selma where naval guns and iron-clads were made.

1865 - Furnaces destroyed by Wilson's Raiders, U. S. A.
1866 - Furnaces rebuilt and operated by Gen. Gorgas, former Ordnance Chief, C. S. A.
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HM NumberHMORN
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Year Placed1953
Placed ByAlabama Historical Association
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Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 6:03pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 504257 N 3656041
Decimal Degrees33.04288333, -86.95440000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 2.573', W 86° 57.264'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 2' 34.38" N, 86° 57' 15.84" W
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Area Code(s)205
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9574 Montevallo Rd, Brierfield AL 35035, US
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