1942 - War Industry

December 1941 - Production begins at the U.S. Rubber plant near York Road. With 15 miles of railroad access and 30 miles of gravel road, at the height of World War II the factory will employ 10,000 men and women. In 1958, the site will be developed as part of the Arrowood-Westinghouse-Carowinds area.
 

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