SOLD -Record Jack Plane no. 05
A fine stained beech handled jack plane, no. 05 made in England by Record. Retains a near full length Record tungsten steel best crucible cast cutter. Body retains an estimated 98% of its finish along with the original Record trade label. Sides are marked with some minor pitting and staining, good smooth sole. Comes with the original Record box (worn box).
Elwell Side Axe | 4lb
A right handed side axe made by Elwell. Blade is marked 'Elwell 248A, 4'. Head is marked with some pitting and black staining (see photos). Handle has been shortened (see photo).
SOLD -Henry Disston Folding Saw | WW2
An old war period folding saw made by Henry Disston & Sons, dated 1945. This two man saw comes with both handles, tooth setting tool, triangular file and military case. Case lacks 1 button. The saw wraps around a wooden reel for storage, this wooden reel has a small number of old treated worm holes. Has good sharp blades.
Higgs Snipe Bill
An old snipe bill made by Higgs. Retains a near full length cutter. Has a couple of chips from boxwood section. We believe this plane dates from around the very late 1700's to early 1800's.
Millers Falls No. 2 Spokeshave
A scarce rosewood handled spokeshave made in USA by Millers Falls. Front plate has been replaced by previous woodworker who has replaced front section with a blade allowing for shaving both directions (see photos).
Record no. 043 Plough Plane
A fine, little used nickel plated plough plane no. 043 made in England by Record. Plane comes complete with all 3 tungsten steel cutters (1/8", 3/16" & ¼"), depth stop Record leaflet and the original box (worn box with pen marks to underside of lid). A lovely plane that retains an estimated 99% of its nickel plating.
4 Lignum Bobins
4 large bobins made from lignum. Originally used as bowling balls, though these old bowls make ideal lead workers bobbins. One bobbin has a large crack through one half of the bobbin.
Hockley Abbey Leather Cased Tape Measure | 33ft
Leather cased tape measure no. 260 made by Hockley Abbey, England. The flexible tape itself is marked out in feet and inches to face with links to rear side. Rear of tape is marked with the previous user's name stamp, has some loss of leather to edges of case. Handle does not lock shut.
Gleave Boxwood Lambstongue Handrail Shave
A lovely old lambstongue handrail shave made from boxwood. The shave has an adjustable fence. Top of handrail shave is marked 'Gleave Oldham St Manchester'. We believe this tool dates from around the 1850's to very early 1900's. Has some minor marks otherwise in very good condition for its age.
3 Ashley Ilse Turning Tools
A set of 3 beech handled turning tools made by Asley iles. These short turning tools are made with high speed steel. Includes:
SOLD -Old Herb Chopper
A lovely old herb chopper with turned beech handle. Blade is marked solid steel and measures 150mm wide. Blade is marked with speckling of pitting and staining.
Elwell Topping Axe 4lb
4lb toping axe made by Elwell. Has some chips to blade edge (see photo).