CGNHP, Cumberland Gap hold celebrations

Published 3:56 pm Monday, October 21, 2019

Ray Welch|Daily News

It was an event to remember this weekend as An Iron Will was presented by the Cumberland Gap National Park celebrating 200 years of the Newlee Iron Furnace. Pictured here is Lucas Wilder portraying John G. Newlee, the owner of the Iron Furnace in Cumberland Gap on Friday and Saturday.

Ray Welch|Daily News

At the Genealogy Jamboree in Cumberland Gap, demonstrations could be seen throughout the entire community including making your very own iron souvenir to remember the experience.

Ray Welch|Daily News

The Cumberland Gap National Historical Park and the Town of Cumberland Gap took two days to celebrate the Newlee Iron Furnace over the weekend with two days celebrating that included food and demonstrations Friday and Saturday.