Weirton Steel Corporation Exhibit

This is a picture of the plant circa 1948

Some Commemorative paper weights.

The round is inscribed:
First cast of Pig iron
Weirton blast furnace No 1.
July 23, 1919

The star is inscribed:
1st Heat
Steel Century Two
Weirton Steel Company

The last is inscribed:
Weirton Steel Co.
Detinning plant
First tin tap
Dec. 7, 1951

The magazines are:

Steel Making at Weirton
Iron and Steel Engineer
October 1969

Weirton Steel Company
Iron and Steel Engineer
May 1948

The Picture Story of Steel
American Iron and Steel Institute

These are some license plates of the past.

This is WeirFoil. WEIRFOIL is a cold rolled strip of very thin steel which may be coated by another metal. It was developed for the packaging industry.

Here is the first nickel plate from Weirton Tin Mill.
Made June 1-7,1980. 300 tons were produced.

A vintage Photograph taken at the mill.
The persons shown and date are unknown.
If you have more information about this photo, please contact us.