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Title Towns: Pittsford: General
Creator Pittsford (Vt.)
Other Creators Pittsford Iron Company
Dates of Creation 1854-1920
Scope & Content Stock certificate for ten shares of the Pittsford Iron Company of Vermont. Program for dedication of the Pittsford Monument and program for a 1920 community pageant.
Administrative/Biographical History The Pittsford Iron Manufacturing Company in Rutland County was founded in 1826 by Simeon Granger. In 1852 the company was restructured as a stock company called the Pittsford Iron Company. The furnace had a capcity to produce 2,600 tons of product per year. Local ore was used, especially from nearby Chittenden mines. They produced a cast iron stove in 1857.
Related People Harrison, Samuel W.
Credit line Bequest of Hall Park McCullough
Catalog Number 2010.2.2