Edward Preston model 1347(?) Bullnose Rabbet Plane

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Title

Edward Preston model 1347(?) Bullnose Rabbet Plane

Subject

Edward Preston model 1347(?) Bullnose Rabbet Plane. The iron is marked “Preston (EP) Trademark,” so at least the plane iron was manufactured by the Edward Preston Company of Birmingham, UK, founded in 1825.

Description

Length of Body: 3 ¾”
· Width of Sole: 1 1/16”
· Material: Cast steel

Creator

Edward Preston Company of Birmingham, UK

Source

Halton Region Heritage Services Collection, 1984.15.12

Date

late 19th/early 20th century

Files

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Citation

Edward Preston Company of Birmingham, UK, “Edward Preston model 1347(?) Bullnose Rabbet Plane,” Active History Exhibits, accessed January 20, 2018, http://www.activehistoryexhibits.ca/items/show/16.

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