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Surveyors Compass with Leather Case

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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.

Format: Realia
Object: surveyors' compasses

Surveyors Compass with Leather Case

Subjects: minersprotective clothing

People/Orgs: The Mount Lyell Mining and Railway Company Ltd

Institution: West Coast Heritage Authority

Object number: WCH_00015

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