Dave's Manhole Cover

Okay, I can't explain it but I have an unusual fascination with manhole covers. I think it has something to do with an attention to the mundane.

Miniature Manhole Covers

As a part of all the movie models I've built over the years, I've tried to include miniature manhole covers whenever possible. Page includes manhole cover Christmas ornaments. Click here for some photos

Related Sites

Well, I'm not alone in my obsession. For other manhole cover sites check out:

The best (and only) book on the subject

For all you sewing types, check out


by Mimi Melnick & Robert A. Melnick

The MIT Press, 1994

Quilting with Manhole Covers