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Ices Ferry Ironworks


1809

Samuel Jackson established Jackson's Ironworks at Ices Ferry

Other events that happened on or around 1809

1812

The Ices Ferry Ironworks supplied iron for shot used in the Battle of New Orleans and shipped nails and plates for Admiral Perry's Lake Erie squadron

Other events that happened on or around 1812

1822

The first Western Virginia cut-nail machinery was installed at Ices Ferry Ironworks

Other events that happened on or around 1822

1836

The Henry Clay Furnace was built to supply pig iron to Ices Ferry Ironworks

Other events that happened on or around 1836

1860

The Ices Ferry Ironworks closed due to lack of adequate transportation and the depletion of iron ore and fuel resources

Other events that happened on or around 1860


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