Pages 67 and 68 of an 1856 magazine, reproduced below, include articles that relate to contemporaneous Wellersburg companies. These pages are in a chapter of the magazine called "Coals and Collieries". The article on the Union Coal and Iron Company mentions the firmís railroad, but makes no mention of the furnace. The article on the Wellersburg Coal Company indicates a tentative plan build an iron furnace, and indicates that the Wellersburg Coal Company is constructing a tram road that will connect with the railroad of the Union Coal and Iron Company.


+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

cover
+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

pages 67-68
+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

Return to the Wellersburg Iron Furnace page
Return to the Korns family genealogy home page