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Shelby Iron Works
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Location: County Road 42
Shelby, AL 35143
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Contact Phone: 205 669-2465
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Shelby Iron Works

One of only two such mills existing in the South at the outbreak of the Civil War, this plant produced the armor that covered the hull of the famous Confederate gunboat "Tennessee." The park features living history demonstrations and tours by request.

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Current and Upcoming Events For This Facility

Date Event Title
Annual Shelby Iron Works Fall Festival
This fun event will feature antique vehicles, antique tractors, gospel and bluegrass music, face painting and inflatables for the kids to enjoy. Hamburgers, hotdogs and homemade treats will be for sale.
There will be blacksmith demonstrations and perhaps best of all, there will be sorghum syrup made on site. YUMMY! So come on down and see first hand as the sorghum is ground up and cooked!!!

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