• Hopewell Furnace Village

    Hopewell Furnace

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

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Events Upcoming for April

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  • Civilian Conservation Corps: A Musical Tribute in Jazz

    Saturday, April 5, 2014

    Music from the 1930s & 40s will be performed by the Exeter Community Band of Exeter, PA More

  • Dutch Oven Cooking

    Saturday, April 12, 2014

    Demonstration of cooking in traditional cast iron implements. More

  • Baptism Creek Trail

    Sunday, April 13, 2014

    Walking tour of east side of Hopewell Furnace NHS. More

 

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Did You Know?

Charcoal mound steaming and smoldering as it changes from wood into charcoal.

Early iron works depended on large stands of forests to produce their fuel. The Hopewell Furnace consumed approximately one acre of woodland (converted into charcoal) per day of iron production.