Stearns & Foster, Lockland, OH
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member kbarhow
N 39° 13.497 W 084° 27.131
16S E 719933 N 4344833
Quick Description: This former mattress plant is located near Cincinnati, OH. The company was started in 1846. They moved to Lockland in the 1880's along the nearby Miami-Erie Canal. The location was absorbed into the Sealy group in 1993, and then shut down.
Location: Ohio, United States
Date Posted: 5/15/2020 3:07:28 PM
Waymark Code: WM12FBZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
Numerous fires in the 1990s and 2000s caused serious damage to the old plant. The final demolition was in 2015.

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The former office building is still there, occupied by a retail garden center.
Product manufactured here: mattresses

Lockland, OH, OH USA

Web Page: [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:
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