Level

2019/029

7 in Hilger & Watts SL71-1 “autoset” level

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Description

7 in Hilger & Watts SL71-1 “autoset” level in grey enameled aluminium. Green metal case with leather carrying handle. Used for measuring vertical distances between points in conjunction with a levelling staff.

There is a label inside the lid by DC Elks & Son Ltd, Sherbourne, Dorset stating the level was “repaired and adjusted” on 13 March 1970.

Additional information

Acquisition Number

2019/029

Item Type

Short Description

7 in Hilger & Watts SL71-1 "autoset" level

Manufactured by

Date of Manufacture

c. 1963

Sub-items

Metal case with leather carrying handle

Supporting Items

None

Makers Number

165519

Marks

Level: "643" in indelible ink. Case "L.20" in white enamel paint.

Dimensions (mm)

Case: 235 (H) 135 (W) x 145 (D)

Donor

Date Donated

August 2019

Materials

Aluminium, glass and steel

Condition

Good (some wear on the leather handle).

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