The Tall Crane Fountain Impresses Yet Again!

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One of the more popular items in our fountain line has always been the Tall Crane Fountain.   At approximately 8′ in height and with a 4′ bottom bowl, the piece is substantial enough to adorn municipal parks or round-a-bouts, yet not too overpowering for a residential yard. No matter the project size, the Tall Crane has worked time and time again! …

Robinson Iron and Kelly Gale Amen

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“For me, the excitement comes from working with surprising and playful hues that represent an unusual juxtaposition. If you stick with the laws of nature -light, the colors of the earth – rather than someone else’s rules, you can never go wrong.” – Kelly Gale Amen   Kelly Gale Amen is a world-renown designer based in the Houston area famous for …

Mankato Fountain Delivered to Site!

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Recreating or restoring a historic landmark like a cast iron fountain can be a lengthy ordeal. It is not uncommon for the process- from the moment it is decided to go ahead with the project to the moment it is fully completed- to be upwards of 2, 3 or even 10 years! There are design decisions, funding matters and contracting …

Natchez, MS Cast Iron Fountain Adds to City’s Beauty

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A cast iron fountain is certainly a large investment. Some may ask if it is worth the money.   This recent article (see link below) from the Natchez Democrat briefly explains the value of beautifying a town, though.   Historical pieces like a fountain restored or created by Robinson Iron can bring a sense of civic pride to the community. …

St. Alban’s, VT Fountain to be Restored!

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Robinson Iron will hopefully soon be restoring the iconic St. Alban’s, VT fountain this winter! The beautiful piece was removed from its site last week by an RIC crew and transported to Alexander City, AL for storage for the time being. You can catch up in it from various news reports the photos below! We will be putting updates in …

Crete, NE Fountain on Its Way to Alabama!

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Robinson Iron is set to begin work on the Crete, NE fountain as early as next week! The fountain was successfully picked up yesterday and is on its way to RIC now.   We will certainly keep everyone updated in this blog.   Please see the latest article from the Lincoln Journal Star below….   Before Vandalism…..After  Vandalism       http://journalstar.com/news/state-and-regional/nebraska/city-to-repair-goddess-of-liberty-statue-and-fountain/article_a17eafe2-e907-5182-b32b-965f542620c3.html …

Heritage Park Fountain Gets a Makeover

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“You know you have been in business a long time when you begin to restore you own work.”—- Robinson Iron Vice President Scotty Howell   Back in the late 1980’s, a Robinson Iron Florentine style fountain with basin was donated by the Musgrove family to the city of Prattville, AL. That makes sense considering Prattville’s other moniker, “The Fountain City.” …

The Grape Chair and Tasting Table

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  The Grape Chair and Tasting Table set from Robinson Iron is perfect for any wine cellar or gazebo. The chair is comfortable and the table is just the right size!   Check out these wonderful pieces and many more at https://www.robinsoniron.com/product/tasting-table-aluminum/   The chair and table are featured in a unique color of a burgundy base with black antique, but …

Robinson (more than just) Iron

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At Robinson Iron, we have a vast collection of various pattern styles. From fountains to finials and bowls to benches, if it can be cast we have probably made it.   You have seen a lot of our more popular catalog pieces on this very site. But did you know we can these pieces in other metals upon request?   …

Iconic James Lee House Cast Iron Fountain Restored!

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The James Lee House in Memphis, TN is one of the South’s most beautiful ‘bed and breakfast’ lodging experiences. The opulent home has seen so much of the city’s history and stands as a true example of a bygone era. (See: http://jamesleehouse.com/the-mansion/ )   One of the residence’s  most discussed pieces for years was the cast iron fountain that has been …