- a city in S Ohio, on the Ohio River.
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Ironton was first settled in 1848, and in 1851 was incorporated.
General Hardee advanced as far as Greenville, and threatened Ironton.History of Morgan's Cavalry
Basil W. Duke
And thus, wet and bedraggled, did we sally forth upon the Ironton Bottom, seeking shelter for the night.Afloat on the Ohio
Reuben Gold Thwaites
An adjacent fort in the neighborhood of Ironton was assaulted, but the Confederate forces again sustained a severe loss.Last of the Great Scouts
Helen Cody Wetmore
I had lectured the night before at Ironton, and on my way to Cleveland was to all intents and purposes marooned at Columbus.From Pillar to Post
John Kendrick Bangs