Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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Auger

  • CA BWGPL AR-Build-2019-02-01-17
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  • 1889 - 1946

A metal and wood auger. An auger would be used for drilling holes, largely used in woodworking/carpentry. Part of a collection of woodworking tools and items owned by Walter Reeves and Joseph Mark (Mark was original spelling before it changed to ...

Bill Marks

Bow Saw

  • CA BWGPL AR-Build-2018-11-27-01
  • Item
  • 1889 - 1946

A bow saw, which would have been used in woodworking. Part of a collection of woodworking tools and items owned by Walter Reeves and Joseph Mark (Mark was original spelling before it changed to Marks). Reeves was Bradford Town Constable and Mark ...

Bill Marks

Colton's File Cleaner

  • CA BWGPL AR-Build-2018-11-26-06
  • Item
  • 1889 - 1946

A file cleaner, which would have been used to clean debris off of a carpentry file to ensure it was ready for use. Part of a collection of woodworking tools and items owned by Walter Reeves and Joseph Mark (Mark was original spelling before it ch...

Bill Marks

Foldable Ruler

  • CA BWGPL AR-Build-2018-11-27-04
  • Item
  • 1889 - 1946

A foldable wooden ruler, made by Lufkin. Part of a collection of woodworking tools and items owned by Walter Reeves and Joseph Mark (Mark was original spelling before it changed to Marks). Reeves was Bradford Town Constable and Mark was a railway...

Bill Marks

Metal Smoothing Plane

  • CA BWGPL AR-Build-2018-12-11-01
  • Item
  • 1889 - 1946

A bench plane made largely of metal with wooden components , specifically a smoothing plane. It would be used for shaping wood or smoothing a wood surface in woodworking/carpentry. Part of a collection of woodworking tools and items owned by Walt...

Bill Marks

Nail

  • CA BWGPL AR-Build-2018-11-27-05
  • Item
  • 1889 - 1946

A nail, heavily damaged by corrosion. Part of a collection of woodworking tools and items owned by Walter Reeves and Joseph Mark (Mark was original spelling before it changed to Marks). Reeves was Bradford Town Constable and Mark was a railway wo...

Bill Marks

Sliding T Bevel

  • CA BWGPL AR-Build-2018-11-26-04
  • Item
  • 1889 - 1946

A sliding T bevel (also known as a bevel gauge), often used in carpentry. It is moveable to create an angle that can then be transferred. Part of a collection of woodworking tools and items owned by Walter Reeves and Joseph Mark (Mark was origina...

Bill Marks

Stanley Bevel Gauge

  • CA BWGPL AR-Build-2019-02-04-02
  • Item
  • 1889 - 1946

A bevel gauge (also known as a sliding T bevel) made by STANLEY tool company, often used in carpentry. It swings, slides and locks into place, allowing an angle to be created that can be transferred. Part of a collection of woodworking tools and ...

Stanley Tools

Two-Handled Saw

  • CA BWGPL AR-Build-2019-02-20
  • Item
  • 1889 - 1946

A metal and wood two-handled saw. It would be used for cutting wood in woodworking/carpentry. Part of a collection of woodworking tools and items owned by Walter Reeves and Joseph Mark (Mark was original spelling before it changed to Marks). Reev...

Bill Marks

Wooden Bench Plane

  • CA BWGPL AR-Build-2018-12-11-04
  • Item
  • 1889 - 1946

A bench plane made largely of wood with a metal blade. It would be used for shaping wood or smoothing a wood surface in woodworking/carpentry. PPart of a collection of woodworking tools and items owned by Walter Reeves and Joseph Mark (Mark was o...

Bill Marks

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