second hand tools
OLD TOOLS. STONEMASONS TOOLS, GOUGES, CHISELS, SHIFT STOCK, DRAG SAWS, BOOT & SHOEMAKERS TOOLS, LEATHER CUTTERS KNIFE, LINESMANS AXE, PIANO TUNING TOOL, SLATERS ANVIL, MARKING STAMPS AND A MILLER'S BILL.

Seaton, Devon, England

 
 
TRADITIONAL CRAFTS & TRADES 1

OLD TOOLS. STONEMASONS TOOLS, GOUGES, CHISELS, SHIFT STOCK, DRAG SAWS, BOOT & SHOEMAKERS TOOLS, LEATHER CUTTERS KNIFE, LINESMANS AXE, PIANO TUNING TOOL, SLATERS ANVIL, MARKING STAMPS AND A MILLER'S BILL.

TWO SWEDISH BARREL KNIVES
A. 70 MM BY JOH. ENGSTROM, ESKILSTUNA. 1874-1918

B. 80 MM BY A.B.P. HOLMBERG, ESKILSTUNA 1900-1950
tHE TIP OF THE BLADE IS MISSING ON THE ENGSTROM OTHERWISE BOTH ARE IN GOOD WORKING CONDITION.

Go to larger image

£50 for the two. Free U.K. delivery

SWEDISH BARREL KNIFE
A. 70 MM BY JOH. ENGSTROM, ESKILSTUNA. 1874-1918

Go to larger image

 


SWEDISH BARREL KNIFE
8 0 MM BY A.B.P. HOLMBERG, ESKILSTUNA 1900-1950

Go to larger image

 

HAND OPERATED HAMMER DRILL
THE PATENT "RAPPER" IS FROM THE 1930'S. ACCORDING TO THE MAKERS IT DELIVERS 600 BLOWS PER MINUTE!
PATENT No. 276598. BRASS TURNING HANDLE.

Go to larger image

SOLD

TURNIP TRIMMER/KNIFE
MID 20th CENTURY. 10.1/2" LONG BLADE.
TRADE MARK OUTLINE OF CORNISH COAST.
IMPRINTED R.S. THIS WAS PROBABLY THE DEALER. THE MAKER WOULD HAVE BEEN MORRIS OF DUNSFORD.

Go to larger image

£24 Free U.K. delivery

LINESMAN'S AXE
A RARE EARLY (CIRCA 1910) 20TH CENTURY SOLID CAST STEEL LINESMAN'S AXE.
Regd. No. 545422 WITH LEATHER BELT HOLSTER (TATTY).

Go to larger image

£28 Free U.K. delivery

PIANO TUNING TOOL
A 10" KEY SPACER WITH FORKED END MOUNTED ON WOODEN HANDLE. USED FOR ADJUSTING BETWEEN WHITE KEYS.
BY J & J.GODDARD. 68 TOT. CT. RD. LONDON.

 

Go to larger image
£20 Free U.K. delivery

UNUSED SLATERS ANVIL/REST BY VISA TOOLS - BRISTOL. 1980'S. HAND FORGED FROM ONE SOLID PIECE OF STEEL. 350 mm long.

Go to larger image

£20 Free U.K. delivery

SPECIAL TELEGRAPH TOOL
A LINESMAN'S CLEARING SHEARS. 1908. MARKED G.P.O. WITH BROAD ARROW. MADE BY THEWLISA COMPANY, WARRINGTON.

Go to larger image
£35 Free U.K. delivery

MILLERS BILL
A 19TH OR EARLY 20TH CENTURY STEEL MILLER'S BILL USED FOR DRESSING THE STONE. STAMPED 'BEST REFINED SILVER STEEL" AND "KNIGHT & WARRINGTON". "ON HIS METTLE",
8.1/2" long x 1.1/2" deep x 1.1/4" wide.
THE TRAVELLING MILLWRIGHT WOULD SHOW HE WAS EXPERIENCED BY SHOWING HIS HANDS WHICH WOULD HAVE PIECES OF METAL FROM THE BILL IN THEM.

 
SOLD


BRASS SHIFT STOCK AND 2 DRAG SAWS

 

SOLD

BOOT AND SHOE MAKER'S TOOLS
TWO HAMMERS:
DOUBLE FACED. RIVETTER'S PATTERN & LONDON PATTERN.
FIVE GLAZING IRONS.

 

SOLD

If you wish to place an order
please see our Ordering and Buying Page

 
 

In stock
Items in stock. CLICK the titles below to see the full selection
 

 



Tool search

If you are looking for a particular tool we offer a free tool search

Email us with full details and we will try to source the item within the next two weeks.