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Cable Reel


battle of loos

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Good Morning,

 

I would like to know the use of the cable that was on this reel.

 

Outside :

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Inside :1713614588_intrieur.JPG.df78efb955d637b0e578e5488fb6c964.JPG

 

Markings

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Markings :

 

EDISWAN
    1917
       II
   20069

 

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9

 

/I\

 

Size :

 

Diameter (Large) : 280 mm
Diameter of Center hole : 80 mm

 

8 screws on each disc.

 

Material : Zinc or other inauxidable metal

 

What is the length of the wood centerline.

Do you have any pictures of this complete object?

 

Thanks in advance for your help.
 

;)

 

michel

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Just as a matter of a slightly off topic interest, Joseph Swan's house is only 10 mins walk or so away from where I live.

Craig

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good evenig ,

 

Would be possible to make me a picture of this House in order to complete my file on this object?

Thanks in advance Craig

 

Kind regards

 

Michel

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30 minutes ago, battle of loos said:

good evenig ,

 

Would be possible to make me a picture of this House in order to complete my file on this object?

Thanks in advance Craig

 

Kind regards

 

Michel

This is a picture of it now (from Wikipedia)

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The local council archive has an older picture but the watermarks cover must of it.

 

Craig

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I've a complete one of these, and it appears to be telephone cable - although we've not been able to identify the specification.

 

Cheers,

 

GT.

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Good evening,

 

Great condition. :thumbsup:

 

Would be possible to have a larger picture of this part and the different dimensions as well as the number of screws :

 

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On the other hand, is it possble to know the gap between the 2 large disks :

 

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Thanks again for your help.

 

Kind regards

 

Michel

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23 hours ago, ss002d6252 said:

This is a picture of it now (from Wikipedia)

1200px-Underhill,_Kells_Lane.JPG

 

The local council archive has an older picture but the watermarks cover must of it. 

 

Craig

 

good evening,

 

thank's a lot Craig. :thumbsup:

 

regards

 

michel

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