Brunel's theodolite

Made:
1830 in Holborn
maker:
W and S Jones

Surveyor's theodolite by W. & S. Jones, London, c1830, said to have been used by IK Brunel during the construction of the Great Western Railway (Exhibit 1902)

Details

Category:
Tools of the Trade & Personal Accessories
Object Number:
1986-534
type:
theodolite
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
credit:
British Railways Board Records Office