Originally named The Blacklock Foundry after Joseph Lodge’s friend and minister, the company gained success until May of 1910 when it burned down. Just three months later and a few blocks south, the company was reborn as Lodge Manufacturing Company.Joseph Lodge created a legacy of quality that has thrived through two World Wars and the Great Depression and is still carried on by his family today.
From colonial hearth fires, to the campfires of Lewis and Clark, cast iron Camp Dutch Ovens fed our nation’s progression from the original 13 colonies to the far reaches of the American West. The Lodge outdoor cooking accessories are a great addition to any outdoor culinary arsenal. The camp oven accessories, chimney starters and heavy-duty utensils help prepare superior meals on the grill or over the campfire.
Nestled alongside the Cumberland Plateau of the Appalachian Mountains is the town of South Pittsburg, Tennessee (population 3,300). It was here that Joseph Lodge and his wife settled and, in 1896 opened his first foundry. In 2016, Lodge has broken ground on two new expansions. The first is a new distribution center for increased efficiency and shipping. The second is an entirely new foundry Join the Lodge Family today!