Great Western Railway tape measure

maker:
John Rabone and Sons

Great Western Railways tape measure (100ft), in circular leather casing with brass trim. Made by John Rabone and Sons, Birmingham. Stamped "GWR". 15mm diam. x 30mm

Details

Category:
Tools of the Trade & Personal Accessories
Object Number:
1989-7193
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and leather
type:
tape measure
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
credit:
British Rail, Records Office