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Compass

Technical Information

Catalogue No: C1726
Category: Vintage and Antique
Object Type: Indicator/Instrument
Object Name: Compass
Part No: None
Serial No: None
Manufacturer: Elliott Bros
Division: Not Applicable
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Year of Manufacture: Unknown
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Location: Main Store
Inscription(s):

L.F.Heath

Notes:

Pocket surveying compass, with a sighting arrangement so the compass bearing was seen in the mirror at the same time as the distant object being viewed with the sighting vane. The compass was manufactured by Elliott Brothers between 1854 and 1865. This version his has no serial No. but has a silver spindle and is marked L.F.Heath.

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