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Notable U.S. Manufacturers

Birmingham Stove & Range Co.
Favorite Stove & Range Co.
Griswold Manufacturing Co.
Lodge Manufacturing Co.
Martin Stove & Range Co. (and King Stove & Range Co.)
Sidney Hollow Ware Co.
Vollrath Manufacturing Co.
Wagner Manufacturing Co.
Wapak Hollow Ware Co.

Alfred Andresen & Co.
Atlanta Stove Works
Chicago Hardware Foundry
Columbus Hollow Ware Co.
Columbus Iron Works Co.
Dixie Foundry Co.
Excelsior Manufacturing Co. (G.F. Filley)
Keystone Food Chopper (Colebrookdale Iron/C.I. Co.)
W.J. Loth Stove Co. (Loth's)
Marion Stove Co.
Orr Painter & Co. (O.P. & Co.)
Renfrow Ware
Russell & Erwin Manufacturing Co. (R&E)
E.C. Simmons Hardware Co.
D.R. Sperry & Co.
Stover Manufacturing Co.
N. Waterman
Wrought Iron Range Co. (WIRCO)

Trademarks & Logos
Numbers & Letters
Economy Brands
Store Brands
Damage & Defects
Ghost Marks
Identifying No-Name Iron
Non-Collectible Cast Iron
Iron Hunting
Buying Tips
Selling Tips

Cast Iron Restoration

Stripping & Cleaning
Cleaning With Lye
Cleaning With Electrolysis
Initial Seasoning
Maintenance & Storage

More Cast Metal Ware

Gem & Muffin Pans
Waffle Irons
Camp Ovens
Cookware Toys
Hammered Finish Ware
Plated Finish Ware
Enameled Cast Iron Unusual Items
Vintage Advertising
Vintage Cast Aluminum Ware
Evolution Of The "Erie" Skillet
The Griswold Skillet
Evolution Of The Griswold Trademark
Evolution Of The Wagner Trademark
Collector Resources
Aluminum Restoration
Glossary Of Terms
Patent Database
Foundry Database
Cast Iron Cookware News Re-Mastered
Sand Mold Casting
Cast Iron Finishing
Factory Automation
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Cooking With Cast Iron

Skillet Recipes
Dutch Oven Recipes
Baking Recipes

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