Söderfors Ironworks

Söderfors, Sweden

Söderfors Ironworks was established in 1676 by Claes Anckarström (Depken). Claes Grill acquired it in 1748 and strongly developed both the foundry and village. The manor and church were built in 1792 by the Gustavian design of Erik Palmstedt. There is also fine English park built in 1748-1800 with a Doric style temple (1795).

References:
  • Marianne Mehling et al. Knaurs Kulturführer in Farbe. Schweden. München 1987.

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763, Söderfors, Sweden
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Founded: 1676
Category: Industrial sites in Sweden
Historical period: Swedish Empire (Sweden)

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