Excavated Furnace House, Brightside Works, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Excavated Furnace House, Brightside Works, Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Photograph taken June 2001 © Copyright Historic England Archive ref: AA022484

Pictured are the uncovered remains of the furnace house in this steel works from 1835. Through archaeology we can gain an understanding of techniques and processes used in industry in the past, as well as learning about the layout of individual sites.

Location

South Yorkshire Sheffield

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

industrial revolution archaeology steel works victorian (1837 - 1901)