Level

2017/010

“Quickset” “Highway” general purpose tilting level made by Hilger & Watts Ltd, London

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Description

10 in “quickset” “Highway” general purpose tilting level made by Hilger & Watts Ltd, London. Black lacquered brass and wood case. The main bubble tube is fitted on the side of the telescope and is fitted with a hinged mirror so that the reflection can be seen from the level of the eyepiece. There is a small circular bubble.

Additional information

Acquisition Number

2017/010

Item Type

Short Description

"Quickset" “Highway” by Hilger & Watts Ltd, London

Manufactured by

Date of Manufacture

c. 1943

Sub-items

Wooden box

Supporting Items

None

Makers Number

74632

Marks

"Watts London / HILGER & WATTS Ltd / No 74632 / MADE IN ENGLAND". The label has a number and date: "26058 3/3/43".

Dimensions (mm)

255(L) x 80(W) x 136(H)

Donor

Date Donated

March 2017

Materials

Brass

Condition

Good

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