Barree Forge and Furnace

Barree Forge and Furnace This page has been created to help save what is left of the old Barree Forge and Furnace. It is on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable
09/08/2020

Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable

Huntingdon County Free Museum Day!!!

Saturday September 19, 2020 from 9am-3pm is Huntingdon County Free Museum Day!

To participate you must pre-register online by September 17, 2020. Click on the link for the registration form: http://www.huntingdoncountyhistory.com/free_museum_day.html
*Registration ends at 9PM on 9/17/2020.

Here is your chance to check out the following museums, historical societies and historic sites for FREE! We have 13 participating.

Swigart Museum
Isett Heritage Museum
Huntingdon County Historical Society
Bricktown Model Railroaders Association/Bricktown Museum
Mount Union Area Historical Society
Three Springs/Saltillo area Historical Society
Hartslog Heritage Museum
Rockhill Trolley Museum (*Full Capacity - Registration Closed for RTM*)
East Broad Top Railroad (*Full Capacity - Registration Closed for EBT*)
Broad Top Coal Miners Museum
Petersburg Heritage Museum
Greenwood Furnace State Park
Mapelton Union Area Historical Society

We hope to see you there!

Raystown Lake Region
Huntingdon County Chamber of Commerce
Huntingdon County Visitors Bureau
visitPA
Uncovering PA
PA Discoveries

Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable
08/31/2020

Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable

Rainy day at Raystown Lake? Looking for something to do? Why not check out some of our wonderful museums, historical societies and historic sites! For a list of all those places visit our website at www.huntingdoncountyhistory.com *Please call ahead as most places are open by appointment or certain times.

Photo Credit: Jodi Norris Peachey

Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable
04/18/2020

Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable

Teachers planning online lessons and Parents doing homeschooling activities- Have you thought about including Local History?

Our local history and heritage is so important and we have such great resources in Huntingdon County with our museums, historical societies, sites!
If you have questions about anything please reach out to them. All their contact information is on our website www.huntingdoncountyhistory.com and most organizations have a page. See what they have on their website and page. They may be closed due to COVID-19 but they check messages, emails, voicemails and mail. There’s lots of local history books out there as well, some available free online.

If you have any questions or comments please let us know.

Please share with teachers and families!

03/27/2020
Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable

Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable

@Have you checked out the Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable's website yet??
With the COVID-19 epidemic going on here's your chance to check it out and see which historical destinations you want to visit this year!
Let us know what you think! Please share! :)

www.huntingdoncountyhistory.com

and make sure to check out our roundtable members pages!

Huntingdon County Historical Society
Hartslog Heritage Museum
Hartslog Day Heritage Festival
Swigart Museum
Huntingdon County Fair Farm Museum
Help Save the Manor Hill Church
Barree Forge and Furnace
Isett Heritage Museum
Three Springs/Saltillo area Historical Society
Raystown Lake Region
Historic Blair Park
Juniata College Museum of Art
Friends of the East Broad Top
Pogue, Pennsylvania
Rockhill Trolley Museum
East Broad Top
Orbisonia - Rockhill Furnace Historical Society
Bricktown Model Railroaders Association
Horrorween Haunted Warehouse
Mount Union Area Historical Society
Greenwood Furnace State Park
Warriors Mark Area Historical Society
Huntingdon County Juneteenth
Broad Top Coal Miners Museum
Petersburg Heritage Museum
Historic Keller Reformed Church & Cemetery
Newton-Wayne Historical Society
Mayfest of Huntingdon
Huntingdon County Library
L.A. Beeghly Library - Juniata College
Alexandria Memorial Library
Mount Union Community LIbrary
Southern Huntingdon Area Library
Saxton Community Library

Huntingdon County Chamber of Commerce
Huntingdon County Business and Industry
Juniata College
Mount Union Area Partnership
PCDA

visitPA
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
The State Museum of Pennsylvania

The Daily Show
The Valley Log
Common Ground Magazine
The Altoona Mirror
Centre Daily Times

Blair County Genealogical Society, Inc.
Mifflin County Historical Society
Bedford County Chamber of Commerce (PA)

Our website officially launched on March 9, 2020.

Living History, Living Faith Camp!
02/22/2020

Living History, Living Faith Camp!

Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable
12/26/2019

Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable

A Word Cloud made up of all the names and places of the different organizations that make up the Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable! As you can see by the word cloud History is the Heart of Huntingdon County! :)

Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable
11/29/2019

Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable

There are a lot of events and holiday happenings going on through out Huntingdon County from the end of November and all through December! Many of them taking place at our museums, historical societies and historic sites!
Here are a few that the Huntingdon County History & Heritage Roundtable are aware of! Details on flyers.
Please feel free to share!

- The Rockhill Trolley Museum is having their Polar Bear Express Trolley and Santa's Trolley!

- The Petersburg Community Christmas Party and Tree Lighting at the Petersburg Town Hall & Petersburg Heritage Museum!

-The Three Springs/Saltillo area Historical Society 's Annual Christmas Tree Show!

- The Auntie Dorrie - Huntingdon's Suffragist program put together by the Huntingdon County Historical Society and the American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Huntingdon Branch at Juniata College!

- The Hometown Holiday Celebration 2019 (formerly called Festival of Trees) at the Huntingdon County Historical Society and Huntingdon County Library by the Standing Stone Garden Club!

- Alexandria Community Holiday Party Friday 12/6/19 at 6PM at the Alexandria Memorial Library and Hartslog Heritage Museum! (no flyer)

- Borough of Huntingdon 's Annual Tree Lighting Celebration!

- Woods-Brown Mansion Christmas Tours in Huntingdon!

- 1850 Farm House Christmas Tour

- Holiday Open House at Greenwood Furnace State Park!

- Christmas Open House at the Bricktown Model Railroaders Association's Museum!

And make sure to check out Holidays in Huntingdon!

Raystown Lake Region
Huntingdon County Chamber of Commerce
Huntingdon County Visitors Bureau
Huntingdon PA Events & News
visitPA
Pennsylvania Trails of History

#Raystown #PATravelHappy #VisitPA #HuntingdonPA
#HuntingdonCountyPA #Holiday #Christmas #Community

04/10/2016

This Tuesday April 12, 2016 at 6:00PM. We will meet at the end of the driveway by the white Barns and we will go to look at the furnace. Hope to see you then! Please feel free to share!

02/08/2016

Make sure you get todays The Daily News for the article about the project and thank you to the Huntingdon County Historical Society for putting the info in your newsletter!

01/01/2016

THIS IS THE YEAR! 2016! TO HELP SAVE AND PRESERVE THE BARREE FORGE AND FURNACE!
We are looking to form a committee to take care of the Barree Forge and Furnace so if anyone is interested please PM this page or you can email [email protected] or call (814)-386-3323. If you know of someone who would like to do it as their Boy/Eagle Scout Project or Graduation Community Service Hours/Project please let us know. Thanks and remember to Share and Like our Page!!

08/04/2015

Hi all! We are looking to form a committee to take care of the Barree Forge and Furnace so if anyone is interested please PM this page or you can email [email protected] or call (814)-386-3323. If you know of someone who would like to do it as their Boy/Eagle Scout Project or Graduation Community Service Hours/Project please let us know. Thanks and remember to Share and Like our Page!!

07/14/2015

Please like and share this page so we can let everyone know about the Barree Forge and Furnace. It is in need of clean up and maybe some repairs.

Barree Forge and Furnace's cover photo
07/14/2015

Barree Forge and Furnace's cover photo

Barree Forge and Furnace
07/14/2015

Barree Forge and Furnace

Address

Greene Hills 5125 Manor Dr,
Alexandria, PA
16611

Telephone

(814) 386-3323

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