Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site Question

In 1736, French ironmasters introduced the Mauricie region to a technology that had been widely used in Europe for over 200 years. This technology was used to process iron ore into bar iron or cast iron. The Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site brings to life the exceptional story of Canada’s first industrial community.

What was the trade of the people who work at the art of casting?
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