Effective 5/31/21, all COVID-19 restrictions related to gatherings, restaurants, and others businesses were lifted. The masking order will be lifted on June 28 or when 70% of Pennsylvania adults are fully vaccinated, whichever comes first. Ease back into travel with a Weekend Easy getaway in Cumberland Valley. Our restaurants, shops, attractions, and hotels are ready to welcome you.

See Updates and Resources
BACK TO PREVIOUS PAGE

Carlisle Iron Works Furnace

109 Bucher Hill Road,
Boiling Springs, PA 17007
details

The Carlisle Iron Works Furnace in Boiling Springs was built in 1760 and remains in excellent condition. This is one of the earliest blast furnaces and was founded by John Rigbie & Co. It was operated by Michael Ege, a well-known iron master, after 1781.

A marker located on PA 174 just east of Boiling Springs reads: "Founded about 1762 by John Rigbie and Co. Operated after 1781 by Michael Ege, noted ironmaster of the period. Ruins of the charoal furnace still stand."

Please note: The iron furnace is located behind the Grist Mill.

amenities
Overview
Things to Do
Information
  • Downtown:
  • Motorcoach Parking:
Quick Check
  • Handicapped Accessible:
Amenities
  • Restrooms:
Fishing
  • Family Fun Fishing:
  • Fishing:
  • Fly Fishing:
map