Bennington, Vermont: World's Tallest Ladderback Chair (Gone) Team Field Report

In front of LaFlamme's furniture store. Downtown, on the south side of Hwy 9/W. Main St., a little over a block west of its intersection with US Hwy 7/North St.
June 2018: Reported gone.
World's Tallest Ladderback Chair
In 2012 a near-perfect replica of the World's Tallest Ladderback Chair was dedicated in Bennington, 12 years after the original was torn down. Report... [09/12/2013]

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World's Tallest Ladderback Chair

Sadly the store is closed and the chair is gone. But the town is full of little gems. Moose and tiger statues everywhere, a shark on top of a fish fry restaurant, half cars coming out of the side of buildings...interesting little place.

[Ginger Cameron, 06/24/2018]
World's Largest Ladderback Chair

The World's Largest Ladderback Chair will be auctioned off on March 17, 2018. A local media outlet is raising funds to buy and keep it in Bennington. The GoFundMe page is at

[Jeffrey Grimshaw, 02/27/2018]

The chair was sold to a local bank, which has promised to keep it in Bennington.

World's Tallest Ladderback Chair

Sadly, LaFlamme's furniture in Bennington is in bankruptcy. All bets are off as to what happens to its 20-foot-tall outdoor chair.

[Peter N Hillman, 01/28/2018]

Tallest Ladderback Chair.

Tallest Ladderback Chair

The Tallest Ladderback Chair is in Bennington, on Main St. In front of Laflamme's furniture store. Cool.

[Howard, 05/01/2016]

This tough chair was built in late 2012 and has already survived a fire and freak windstorm.

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