Storbrohyttan Foundry

Filipstad, Sweden

The Storbro foundry on lake Lersjön was one of the many foundrys that manufactured pig iron. It was established in 1590 and originally called the Carlsbro foundry but since the 17th century it has been called Storbro foundry. It is one of Värmland county´s construction landmarks, it´s owned by the historical society- Filipstads Bergslags Hembygdsförening- and adminstrated by föreningen Värmländska Industriminnen.

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Founded: 1590
Category: Industrial sites in Sweden
Historical period: Early Vasa Era (Sweden)

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