Level

1973/006

12 in lightweight dumpy level (c.1890)

SKU: 1973/006 Categories: ,

Description

12 in lightweight dumpy level in black lacquered aluminium and white metal. Longitudinal bubble level and short transverse level over telescope. 4-screw levelling head (c.1890).

Used for measuring vertical distances between points in conjunction with a levelling staff. This instrument was used for levelling in Edinburgh.

Additional information

Acquisition Number

1973/006

Item Type

Short Description

Dumpy level

Manufactured by

Date of Manufacture

c. 1890

Sub-items

Box and tripod (in Store Room)

Supporting Items

None

Makers Number

None

Marks

"ADIE & WEDDERBURN EDINBURGH" and "L10" on box

Dimensions (mm)

370 x 180 x 100

Donor

Date Donated

March 1973

Materials

Black lacquered aluminium and white metal

Condition

Good

Display Location

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