Tools, steel pipe threader c1900
From the Collection of City of Moorabbin Historical Society (Operating the Box Cottage Museum) Joyce Park Jasper Road Ormond Victoria
- A steel tool with 2 long arms and central square plate perforated with specific shapes secured by a long screw
- L72cm ; plate 8cmx5cm; Screw 9cm
- pipe threader, early settlers, market gardeners, blacksmiths, tools, building equipment, hammers, moorabbin shire, bentleigh, mckinnon, highett, cheltenham,mcewan james pty ltd, melbourne, bunnings pty ltd,
- Among the early settlers in Moorabbin Shire were blacksmiths who made tools for the other settlers who were establishing the homes, market gardens, farms, orchards and various businesses. Early settlers were self reliant and repaired their own equipment for kitchen,dairy, farm, horses, carts using various tools .
- This pipe threader is typical of the type used by early settlers in Moorabbin Shire c1900
- 6 Aug 2020 at 4:25PM