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Location DB > United States > New Jersey > Matawan > M&T Smelting
M&T Smelting
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created by handskills on 4/4/2004 12:02 AM
last modified by lisa lamb on 1/8/2010 5:38 PM
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This location has been labeled as Demolished, and therefore can be viewed by anyone.
Giant building with some secondary buildings around. Twisted iron girders and collapsed buildings, sketchy basement.
 Basic Information
Type: Complex of Buildings
Status: Demolished
Accessibility: Easy
Recommendation: forget it
 Physical Information
Church St
Matawan, New Jersey
United States
Owner: ???
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  •  Hazards
  • asbestos
  • unsafe flooring
  • falling roofs
  •  Interesting Features
    Twisted girders from fire, huge (40ft) cielings, hoists and cranes, hundreds of couches and chairs, thousands of different pushcarts
     Security Measures
  • fences
  •  Historical Dates
    Built: 1940
    Closed: 1980
     Required Equipment
  • long pants / sleeves
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    Smelting plant was a major employer from the 50's til the late seventies when it was sublet to several smaller corporations. A fire destroyed some of the buildings and part of the main building.
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     Future Plans
    Slated for demolition to make room for senior citizcen residences.

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    smelting plant
    Wed, Apr 7th, 2004
    posted by handskills
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    This location's validation is current. It was last validated by Opheliaism on 1/8/2010 9:18 PM.

     Latest Changes
  • on Jan 8 10 at 21:18, Opheliaism validated this location
  • on Jan 8 10 at 17:38, lisa lamb changed the following: Status, Recommendation
  • on Aug 8 09 at 3:21, Emperor Wang validated this location
  • on Aug 8 09 at 3:21, Emperor Wang changed the following: Display Name, Notes for Mods
  • on Apr 17 04 at 20:36, handskills changed the main information
  • on Apr 7 04 at 2:46, handskills made this location public
  • on Apr 7 04 at 2:44, handskills changed the main information
  • on Apr 7 04 at 2:42, handskills updated basic gallery info
  • on Apr 7 04 at 2:22, handskills updated basic gallery info
  • on Apr 7 04 at 2:22, handskills created a new gallery
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