Dumpy Level

Made:
1905-1910 in London

Dumpy level by W.F. Stanley & Co. The instrument comes with a wooden case.

Details

Category:
Scientific Instruments & Research
Object Number:
Y1978.36
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), fabric, glass, metal (unknown), water and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
instrument: 190 mm x 115 mm x 385 mm,
case: 142 mm x 555 mm x 160 mm,
type:
dumpy level
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • surveying level
credit:
Gift of Manchester City Council