Theodolite

2019/040

Hilger & Watts microptic theodolite

Description

Hilger & Watts microptic theodolite with detachable ray shade. Three screw levelling head. Green enamel. Used for measuring horizontal and vertical angles in land surveying and for setting out works.

The box is not the original box for the instrument. A label inside the box lid relates to instrument number 190791.

Additional information

Acquisition Number

2019/040

Item Type

Short Description

Hilger & Watts microptic theodolite

Manufactured by

Date of Manufacture

c. 1962

Sub-items

Wooden box with leather strap (broken) containing keys and detachable ray shade

Supporting Items

None

Makers Number

154376

Marks

Theodolite: "T/11" on red Dymo tape. Box: "P.P. GEOG.TH4." written in red enamel pai

Dimensions (mm)

330 (H) x 145 (dia)

Donor

Date Donated

August 2019

Materials

Metal and glass

Condition

Good

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