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Matthew Hurley of Hurley Auctions undertakes Former Wrights Iron & Steel Works auction

Orange, VA — Former Wright’s Iron & Steel Works Inc, situated in historic Orange, Virginia near the homes of Thomas Jefferson, James Madison and James Monroe, and well known in the area for their long time work in structural steel, renovations, fabrication and welding for much of the DC, Maryland, VA areas will be going up for auction later this month.

Recognized for their work with many government and military projects, Wright’s has established itself in noted places such as Ft. Meade, Andrews Air Force Base, Quantico Marine Base, Walter Reed Army Hospital, Bethesda Naval Hospital, FBI Academy, Secret Service Building, Maryland Order of Police, Air Line Pilots Association, Goddard Space Flight Center, and even the CIA Headquarters and the Pentagon. More renowned projects include renovations to the Redskins Stadium and Fed-Ex Field.

As a union employer Wright’s was a member of the Iron Workers Local #5 Union, representing the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area and more than 1,000 Iron Workers in the Mid-Atlantic Region.

Matthew Hurley of Hurley Auctions headquartered in Greencastle, PA was asked to undertake this large scale auction with 190,000 s/f commercial warehouse and offices on 54+- industrial acres with railway access to the Buckingham Branch Railway as well as the remaining contents of the facility including trucks, lifts, industrial machinery and more! The real estate will be auctioned live to the public on June 16.

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