Interesting Old Coal Stove for Laundry?

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Post Wed. Oct. 28, 2009 3:40 pm

It must have been used in a laundry?

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Post Wed. Oct. 28, 2009 4:06 pm

Thanks for sharing this one. It's great to see these old stoves. Looks similar to ones I've seen in old RR stations.


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Post Wed. Oct. 28, 2009 7:17 pm

That is a laundry room stove. Back in the day they were used to heat the water in the laundry tub on wash day. That's why the top of the stove has such a large surface area. I know a guy who has some of those laundry tubs in his cellar near his EFM, if anyone buys that stove I'm sure you can get a good deal on a tub for it.

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