noun, plural i·ron·works. (used with a singular or plural verb)
Origin of ironworks
Origin of ironwork
Examples from the Web for ironworks
Contemporary Examples of ironworks
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
November 7, 2014
Historical Examples of ironworks
Far away over the snow sounded the hooters of the ironworks.Sons and Lovers
David Herbert Lawrence
The ironworks had grown larger and spread out with their approach.The Plattner Story and Others
H. G. Wells
All the ancient Gairloch ironworks are in the vicinity of burns.
The remains of the ancient class of ironworks supply the answer.
Coal and iron are abundant; and there are numerous collieries and ironworks.