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Kilpatrick & Co. Melbourne
Description: Brass compass approximately 3 inches in diameter with a leather case to be worn around the neck. The case is lined in red velvet and hand stitched. Inscribed Barkers patent no 1926. Kilpatrick & Co. Melbourne. London made. 2656 It is an early surveyors tool.
Object: surveyors' compasses
Surveyors Compass with Leather Case
Subjects: miners; protective clothing
People/Orgs: The Mount Lyell Mining and Railway Company Ltd
Institution: West Coast Heritage Authority
Object number: WCH_00015
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