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From the Collection of National Wool Museum 26 Moorabool Street Geelong Victoria

Description
3 Metal loom tuning spanners
Size
44 x 11 x 1 (big) 30 x 6 x .9 (mid) 22.5 x 4.5 x .8 (small) (cm)
Object Registration
7832
Historical information
Loom tuning spanners which carry the embossed intials "CH for Cedric Hirst.
Used by Donal Doherty for loom tuning at the Hirst Mill in his time as a Loom Turner until the mill was sold to McKendrick in 1973.
When Made
1935
Made By
Godfrey Hirst and CO. Pty Ltd (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
2 spanners are Embossed "CH" for Cedric Hirst
Last updated
28 Jun 2019 at 10:14AM