Saugus Iron Works

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The National Park Service is pleased to present this self-paced audio tour of Saugus Ironworks National Historic Site. The tour takes about an hour to complete, and consists of eight stops within the nine acre site.

Blacksmith Shop

Saugus Iron Works NHS: Stop 8 is at the Joseph Jenks' Blacksmith Shop. Some history on Joseph Jenks is given.
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Casting Shed

Saugus Iron Works NHS: This audio file contains information on the casting shed.
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Saugus Iron Works NHS: How did the forge work? Tune in to find out.
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Rolling and Slitting Mill

Saugus Iron Works NHS: What machinery is at the Rolling and Slitting Mill? What is the purpose of this machinery? Tune in to find out.
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Iron Works House

Saugus Iron Works NHS: Are you curious about the history of the Iron Works house at the Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site? If so, this audio fi...
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Museum Building

Saugus Iron Works NHS: A tour of the Museum Building is given along with the building’s history.
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Blast Furnace

Saugus Iron Works NHS: This audio file takes the listener through the process of using the blast furnace.
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Introduction to Saugus Iron Works

Saugus Iron Works NHS: An introduction to the series is given. Stops that will be made along the tour are mentioned along with the need for consistent...
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