Littco Products

An early 20th century cast iron sailor doorstop in original paint

p4A ItemID E8931645
A cast iron Sailor doorstop made by the Littco Foundry of Littlestown, Pennsylvania

p4A ItemID E8897646
A Littco Products Drum Major doorstop

p4A ItemID E8897639
A polychrome cast iron sailor figure and cask doorstop, America, late 19th century,

p4A ItemID E8851165

Littlestown Hardware and Foundry

The Littlestown Hardware and Foundry of Littlestown, Pennsylvania, was founded in 1916 by Luther D. and Emory H. Snyder. Littco Products was the companies art line division of decorative cast iron doorstops, bookends etc. and operated from 1930 to circa 1942. The outset of WWII in late 1941 ended the foundries civilian casting operations.

The company continues operation today under the name of Littlestown Foundry, Inc. Commercial cast iron production ended in 1990 as the foundry focused solely on aluminum casting production.


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