Whitworth Measuring Machine

Made:
1889 in Manchester
maker:
Joseph Whitworth and Company Limited

Measuring machine, made by Joseph Whitworth and Company Limited.

Details

Category:
Hand and Machine Tools
Object Number:
Y1985.11.1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cast iron, metal (unknown)
Measurements:
handle object: 18 mm x 334 mm x 29 mm,
measuring machine: 365 mm x 698 mm x 308 mm,
type:
measuring
taxonomy:
  • processes and techniques
credit:
Gift of Tameside College of Technology
status:
Permanent collection

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