K-12 Teaching and Learning From the UNC School of Education

LEARN NC was a program of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education from 1997 – 2013. It provided lesson plans, professional development, and innovative web resources to support teachers, build community, and improve K-12 education in North Carolina. Learn NC is no longer supported by the School of Education – this is a historical archive of their website.

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November 10, 2007
Near Danbury, North Carolina
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Moratock Furnace in Stokes County, NC

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This is Moratock Furnace near Danbury in Stokes County, North Carolina. It is a smelting furnace that was used to produce iron during the Civil War. It was built by Nathaniel Moody in 1843.