FULL STORY: https://fox17.com/news/local/feast-...-iron-skillet-weighing-14000-lbs-in-tennesseeSome Tennessee drivers got quite the surprise Wednesday: a giant cast iron skillet being hauled by a truck along I-59.
The massive skillet was making its way to the Lodge Cast Iron shop in South Pittsburg, where guests will eventually be able to feast their eyes on it at the Lodge Cast Iron Museum.
It's said to be the world's largest, measures over 18 feet from handle to handle and weighs a whopping 14,360 lbs. But it's just one part of the museum planning to open in late summer 2022. ...
What's the point of that? Is this one of those "World's largest XXX", purely designed to get motorists to stop for a look?Here is the 18-foot 7-ton largest cast iron skillet in the world, being hauled to its new home at a Tennessee museum.
FULL STORY: https://fox17.com/news/local/feast-...-iron-skillet-weighing-14000-lbs-in-tennessee
What's the point of that? Is this one of those "World's largest XXX", purely designed to get motorists to stop for a look?
Sorry, I didn't do the basic action of clicking through to the article. Thanks for the summary!It's explained in the full article. This piece is being delivered to a manufacturer of cast iron kitchenware to be featured in the company's new museum (of cast iron kitchenware).