Black iron pipe
A wrought iron pipe used until the late 19th century for gas and water lines. Black iron pipes were usually 2 inches or less in diameter.
Synonyms and Related Terms
wrought iron pipe; tuyau en fer (Fr.); canalisation en fer (Fr.);
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- Dictionary of Building Preservation, Ward Bucher, ed., John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York City, 1996