Catoctin Furnace

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Ground Fog at Catoctin Furnace, with underground railroad house. During and prior to the Civil War, Catoctin Furnace was the place for large casts including the Monitor, cannon tubes, etc. The Furnace had a voracious appetite for wood, so there were no standing trees within 25 miles.
The Underground Railroad ran throughout the South, so this location would have been near the end of the line, with the Pennsylvania border being close by.
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