Furnace: Bancroft Furnace 


Began → Bancroft Furnace → Became

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Produced: Iron Ore

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Located in Bancroft, the Bancroft Furnace was here in a clearing on the Dead River about four miles from Marquette. The Bancroft Iron Company operated a furnace here for processing of iron ore. It was a station on the Marquette, Houghton & Ontonagon railroad (later DSS&A/Soo). [MPN]