Foundries of the Past & Present CI Cookware directory

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Foundries of the Past & Present CI Cookware directory

Postby sdtripper2 » Wed Aug 08, 2007 2:08 pm


Foundries where your Iron was made,
might be found in the links below.



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Wagner Society............... Source of Foundries in pdf format
(Useful listing of foundries when you are searching out who made the Iron you are cooking with)

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Postby Miriam C. » Wed Aug 08, 2007 7:58 pm

:applause: :thumbsup: Wow Steve! You have done it again. How nice to have a reference like that!
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Re: Foundries of the Past & Present CI Cookware directory

Postby cleburnescv1937 » Tue Aug 20, 2013 7:55 pm

Thanks.
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Re: Foundries of the Past & Present CI Cookware directory

Postby bobhenry » Wed Aug 21, 2013 1:45 pm

I picked up an O'brien and O'brien 9" skillet today at Good will $4.89 :D

Was trying to find out when they went out of business the link won't open to that foundry :cry:

This skillets gotta be an oldie has heat ring and has a real nice heft to it.
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Re: Foundries of the Past & Present CI Cookware directory

Postby Gold5one » Sun Oct 12, 2014 5:32 pm

Foundry work was my bread and butter 10 years ago. I spent 11 years working in Chrysler Foundry/Indianapolis. A lot of new hires never made it to lunch break before they quit. The company ran a shuttle bus to the jail for work release workers, who figured a temp job in a hot/dirty/dangerous foundry was better than a jail cell. When they got released, quite a few of them stayed on and took full time jobs. This was the only Chrysler plant that took all raw materials and made a product= iron engine blocks for cars, jeeps and trucks. I guess I was one of the tough ones who stuck it out to the end- Oct -2005, closed and the work was shipped overseas.
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