The 2005 historic ironmaking conference will be held on Saturday, October 15, at the , Sterling Forest Visitor Center in Tuxedo, New York.
Iron researchers and enthusiasts are invited to speak at Saturday’s conference. Presentations should be twenty minutes long and may be illustrated with slides or other graphic material. Kindly submit a title and abstract to Edward J. Lenik, Program Chair (contact information provided below). If you have any questions, please call the following phone number between 9:00Am an 4:00PM.
The North Jersey Highlands Historical Society & Friends of Long Pond Ironworks are hosting the conference in the new Lautenberg Visitor Center overlooking Sterling Lake with several wonderful exhibits relating to the history of iron mining and manufacturing in the United States.
A guided field trip to iron sites within Sterling Forest will take place on Friday October 14, 2005 at 2:00 PM. On Sunday, October 16, 2005 a guided tour of the nearby Long Pond Ironworks Historic District, Greenwood Lake Turnpike, West Milford, NJ will take place at 10:00AM.
The conference is free and open to the public, but advance registration is required as seating space is limited.
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