Caliper, Timber
Caliper, Timber
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Parkdale-Maplewood Community Museum

Caliper, Timber

Accession number: 2010.055
Category: Forestry T&E
Date: circa 1920
Materials: Wood
Measurements: 96 cm L x 35 cm W
Narrative: According to source the original owner had 5 mills in 5 different places.1.  Cornwall, 2.  Springfield, 3.  Farmington, $.  ?, 5.  Lake William.
Description: Straight, wooden with nunbers etched in one end and two pieces of wood(pointed ends)  that straight part slides through.Used to measure logs and round sawed lumber.
History of Use: was used to measure the diameter of a tree