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Schematic drawing of a puddling furnace.

A, the hearth; F. the grate or fireplace; C, the chimney with a damper at the summit to regulate the draught; D, a bridge separating the grate from the hearth, for preventing the direct contact of the fuel with the iron.

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Scanned from The Household Cyclopedia by Henry Hartshorne, 1881.

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