ironworks ironworks

Definition(s):

  • (n) the workplace where iron is smelted or where iron goods are made

Usage(s):

  1. The Ferr empire grew out of a small ironworks started in 1918 by the Ferr brothers' farseeing father, Don Antonio Ferr.
  2. Noble indeed is the owner of Neunkirchen's vast ironworks, Countess Sierstorp.
  3. He demanded the surrender of the city, its arsenals, its ironworks, its mint.

News

  • 150th anniversary of the burning of the Caledonia Ironworks

    Confederate soldiers burned Caledonia Ironworks 150 years ago this month. Some may say it was a warm-up to the battle at Gettysburg just a few days later, or that it foreshadowed the torching of Chambersburg a year later. It was almost personal.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Chambersburg Public Opinion

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Quotes

  1. Ironwork's Jude Cole commented, "This is a natural move for Ironworks. Monte, Avery, and their talented and passionate staff have always kept it about the music. We look forward to a productive and lasting relationship that creates a unique...
    on Aug 4, 2008 By: Jude Cole Source: MarketWatch

  2. "Well, of course he wanted to be an artist. It was the opposite of the life he'd lived in the shadow of the ironworks that gobbled men up at the start of a shift and regurgitated them twelve hours later fit for nothing but booze and sleep,"...
    on Feb 3, 2008 By: Pat Barker Source: Los Angeles Times

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