Theodolite in wooden case

Made:
1852 in Strand
maker:
Robert Bancks

Theodolite, brass in wooden case, by Robert Banks, The Strand London, c.1810, used in the construction of the YNMR & NER, 1835-1860; : 11 x 11 x 11 in (279.4 x 279.4 x 279.4 mm)

Details

Category:
Tools of the Trade & Personal Accessories
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and wood (unidentified)
Identifier:
1978-8070
type:
theodolite
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
credit:
British Rail, Historical Relics