noun, plural i·ron·works. (used with a singular or plural verb)
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After a decade-long pause, he served time again in 2001 for stealing $32,000 of equipment from an ironworks company.Family's Best Friend Charged With Murdering Them All|Nina Strochlic|November 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Company expected the sawmill to provide the planks and suggested a place near the sawmill and ironworks for the shipyard.Some Notes on Shipbuilding and Shipping in Colonial Virginia|Cerinda W. Evans
The chief employment is the cotton manufacture, but there are also collieries and ironworks, which employ a great many persons.
The Indians swept down on the ironworks community and left twenty-seven dead as well as considerable destruction to the works.The First Seventeen Years: Virginia 1607-1624|Charles E. Hatch