Knurling stick

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Knurling stick used for playing knur, a game played in coal mining communities, sometimes called 'poor man's golf' using a ball called a nipsy.

Details

Category:
Coal Mining
Collection:
Lancashire Coal Mining Collection
Object Number:
Y2002.19.500.13
type:
game
credit:
Gift of Salford Museum and Art Gallery