Iron and Steel

  • First Attempt at Iron and Steel Smelting

    The first attempt at establishing iron and steel smelting in Australia was made near Mittangong.
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    Iron and Steel

  • Second Attempt of Iron and Steel Smelting

    Second attempt of Iron and steel smelting made in victoria with the formation of Victoria Iron Company.
  • Small Blast Furnace Built

    A small blastd furnace was built and opperated into the 1880's but was never an economic proposition.
  • Smelter Closed Down

    The first Iron and Steel Smelter was closed beccause it was not economical.