Sparrows Point

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Sparrows Point

 

a seaport on the Atlantic coast of the USA, in the state of Maryland. Located at the mouth of the Patapsco River, Sparrows Point is an industrial suburb east of Baltimore and one of the largest centers of ferrous metallurgy in the USA. It also has shipyards and enterprises for the production of construction materials and chemicals.

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