*Iron Oar Plant Building*

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Built in the 1940's by a Mr. McCrossin as part of an Iron Oar Facility.

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Comments (6)

jockswa on February 5, 2013

Sad to think it's all over...

GasGasL€X on February 5, 2013

Do you ever go poking around in these old ruins?. Fab places..

Henry Scoggin on February 19, 2013

Oh, there are plenty of lumber opperations going on here in East Texas. Lots of Yellow Pine timber is grown and harvested all around this area. Trucks are just better suited to the job these days. Much quicker from point A to point B.

Henry Scoggin on February 19, 2013

I hate to snoop too much, the way insurance companys are these days, I would hate to mess up and get hurt on someones property without having permission to be there. :-/

MKGentry on April 22, 2013

This facility was built in the '40s by a man named McCrossin, it was an iron ore plant. It represent one of the few remaining vestiges of the "old" iron ore industry in the area. - Great photos, by the way.

Henry Scoggin on April 24, 2013

I've always wondered what it was built for. Very unusal shape. Thanks for the info and for the visit!

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on February 5, 2013
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    by Henry Scoggin
    • Camera: NIKON COOLPIX P510
    • Taken on 2012/02/03 14:52:57
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/640)
    • Focal Length: 8.30mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash