Surveying Compass

Made:
1845-1855 in Manchester
maker:
John Benjamin Dancer

Surveying compass in wooden case, made by J. B. Dancer, Manchester. Surveyors level probably used in mines.

Details

Category:
Scientific Instruments & Research
Object Number:
Y1974.64
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), metal (unknown) and wood (unidentified)
type:
compass
taxonomy:
  • measuring devices
  • measuring devices
  • compasses (direction indicators)
  • measuring devices
  • measuring devices
credit:
Gift of Mr Mullineux

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