Getting to the Bottom of Cast Iron Seat Collecting

Collectors enjoy cast iron seats for many reasons, including their size, their rarity, and the company histories attached to them.

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The Grand Detour seat was made by the Grand Detour Plow Company of Dixon, Ill., (previously of Grand detour, Ill.) probably during the 1880s.