Engelsberg Ironworks

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UNESCO World Heritage Site
Engelsberg Ironworks
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
Type Cultural
Criteria iv
Reference 556
UNESCO region Europe and North America
Inscription history
Inscription 1993 (17th Session)

Engelsberg Ironworks (Swedish: Engelsbergs bruk) is an ironworks in Ängelsberg, a village in Fagersta Municipality in Västmanland, Sweden. It was built in 1681 by Per Larsson Gyllenhöök (1645-1706) and developed into one of the world's most modern ironworks in the period 1700-1800. It is listed as a UNESCO world heritage site since 1993.

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Coordinates: 59°58′00″N 16°00′30″E / 59.96667°N 16.00833°E / 59.96667; 16.00833