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OLDTOOLS INCLUDING VINTAGE PRESTON RAILWAY LEVEL, SPIRIT LEVELS, METRIC SLIP GAUGES/GAUGE BLOCKS, ROLLING RULE, BENSON VERNIER CALIPER, SLIDE RULES, BEAM TRAMMEL, APOTHECARY SCALES, IVORY SECTOR, THERMOMETR, BOXWOOD CALIPER GAUGE.

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OLDTOOLS INCLUDING PRESTON RAILWAY LEVEL, SPIRIT LEVELS, METRIC SLIP GAUGES/GAUGE BLOCKS, ROLLING RULE, BENSON VERNIER CALIPER, SLIDE RULES, BEAM TRAMMEL, APOTHECARY SCALES, IVORY SECTOR, THERMOMETR, BOXWOOD CALIPER GAUGE.

RAILWAY LEVEL BY PRESTON
A VERY RARE 12" ANTIQUE (CIRCA 1901)
No. 1231 RAILWAY LEVEL BY EDWARD PRESTON & SONS LTD. BEST BRASS PLATED TOP & BOTTOM (ORIGINAL FINISH). EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH TUBE & BUBBLE.
DEFINITELY ONE FOR THE COLLECTOR OF LEVELS AND PRESTON TOOLS. ILLUSTRATED IN THEIR 1901 CATALOGUE (NOT IN THE 1909 EDITION).
Condition: G++.
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£125 Free U.K. delivery

VINTAGE RAILWAY LEVEL BY PRESTON

PLANIMETR
THE ALLBRIT ZERO-SETTING COMPENSATING POLAR PLANIMETER BY W. F. STANLEY LONDON. IN MAKER'S BOX WITH INSTRUCTIONS.

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£38 Free U.K. delivery
ROLLNG RULE
AN UNUSED 18" PARALLEL ROLLING RULE.
SOLID BRASS. IMPRINTED WITH BROAD ARROW. PAT. No. 160100 AND BHL 85. IN WOOD CASE.
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£45 Free U.K. delivery

BENSON VERNIER CALIPER
A 360 mm METRIC VERNIER CALIPER BY BENSON VERNIERS, BRADFORD. WITH FINE ADJUSTMENT.
4 OR 5 PATCHES OF CORROION NOT AFFECTING ITS USE. IN MAKER'S CASE.

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£34 Free U.K. delivery

TWO SLIDE RULES
A. A 12" METAL SLIDE RULE BY PICKETT U.S.A. MODEL. N3-ES. 50 mm WIDE.
IN MAKER'S LEATHER CASE. £18

B. A 12" PLASTIC SLIDE RULE BY THORNTON ENGLAND. MODEL No. AD050 50 mm WIDE. MARKED WITH PREVIOUS OWNER'S NAME ON UNDERSIDE. IN MAKER'S CASE. £10

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Free U.K. delivery

BEAM TRAMMEL
SWISS MADE BY WILD-HEERBRUGG BEAM TRAMMEL. 750 mm long. ALUMINIUM BEAM
EXCELLENT CONDITION.

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£37 Free U.K. delivery

PAIR OF 19TH CENTURY APOTHECARY SCALES
TRAVELLING SCALES WITH ORIGINAL BOX AND APOTHECARY'S WEIGHTS.
3 DRACHM, 3 SCRUPLES AND 3 GRAINS.

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£48 Free U.K. delivery

IVORY SECTOR
A FINE EXAMPLE OF THIS MATHEMATICAL INSTRUMENT IN ALMOST PRISTINE CONDITION. 19TH CENTURY.
IMPRINTED; TREACJER & Co. BOMBAY.

 
SOLD

TWO SPIRIT LEVELS BY J. RABONE & SONS.
12" CANOE SHAPED PLUM & LEVEL. BRASS COVER PLATE. BRASS TIPPED TOP & BOTTOM. (NOTE: THERE ARE NO VISIBLE FIXINGS).
MAKERS NAME ON SIDE. AN ELEGANT LOOKING LEVER. IN SUPERB CONDITION WITH ORIGINAL FINISH.
B.8" LEVEL. BRASS TOP PLATE & BASS TIPS ON BOTTOM. No. 1340. NICE CONDITION WITH JUST A SMALL CHIP OFF ONE SIDE.

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BOTH SOLD

THERMOMETER
A BRASS TUBE 20 mm dia. x 335 mm long THERMOMETER BY G.H. ZEAL LONDON.
Range: 20
o to 90o fahrenheit.
Full 1 mm divisions. Working condition.

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£18 Free U.K. delivery

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