Antique Iron Fences in Annapolis

The Stewart Iron Works
The Stewart Iron Works, 3rd & Culvert St, Cincinnati, O

G. Krug & Son Ironwork
Makers of Artistic Wrough Iron Work
Gustav Krug - Gustav Krug immigrated to the US from Germany around 1850. He started working for a blacksmith shop in Baltimore and eventually took it over. The company still exists today - and is run by Krug's descendents. It is the US's oldest operating ironwoks.

 Gustav Krug, Maker (?)
178 Saratoga St., Batlo. MD

from the Woods Baltimore City Directory from 1885
G. Krug & Son website
The Art of Steel - piece on the company from NPR


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