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Another shot from the iron works at Engelsberg. This is the blast furnace, or really just the top as there is a lower level of buildings around it, you can see a glimpse of a roof on the right.

The furnace at Engelsberg were used the last time in 1919. We have many furnaces like this preserved but few in such a good condition. Usually just the furnace survived and the building around collapsed as the timber went old. But in Engelsberg the buildings have been saved as a monument and the site is now a World Heritage. It was also awarded a price a best industrial museum in Sweden in 1999.

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Additional Photos by Ebbe Rozel (Ebbe) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2539 W: 732 N: 1910] (9625)
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