Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

Item 2018-12-11-03 - Wooden Smoothing Plane

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CA BWGPL AR-Build-2018-12-11-03

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Wooden Smoothing Plane

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  • 1889 - 1946 (Accumulation)

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Plane

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Bill Marks

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Item officially donated to the archives' collection by Bill Marks, January 2019.

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A bench plane made largely of wood with a metal blade, 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 Walter Reeves and Joseph Mark (Mark was original spelling before it changed to Marks). Reeves was Bradford Town Constable and Mark was a railway worker. Donated by their grandson, Bill Marks.

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