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Siemans Brothers & Co London – Mining Blasting Machine

                           Siemans Brothers & Co London – Mining Blasting Machine. This is an early Mining Explosives Blaster, made by Siemans Brothers & Co London. Made from Oak Wood, Brass and Leather. Size 7″ x 5 1/2″ x 5″. Weight is 5kg. (Front view) showing the winding handle and Brass screw terminals. It is worked on the dynamo mechanism, the handle ... Read More »

Siemans Brothers & Co London – Mining Blasting Machine

                         Siemans Brothers & Co London – Mining Blasting Machine. This is an early Mining Explosives Blaster, made by Siemans Brothers & Co London. Made from Oak Wood, Brass and Leather. Size 7″ x 5 1/2″ x 5″. Weight is 5kg. (Back view) showing the exploder button and Leather strap handle. It is worked on the dynamo mechanism, the handle ... Read More »

A Deputy`s Yard Stick.

A Deputy’s Yard Stick. Size 36″ long. Used by mines Deputy’s originally for measuring coal face yardage but also later for use with the Garforth Gas Bulb. This sticks has Brass and Copper ferrules to stop any possible sparking when in contact with iron rails or girderwork. Read More »

A Deputy`s Yard Stick.

A Deputy’s Yard Stick. Size 36″ long. Used by mines Deputy’s originally for measuring coal face yardage but also later for use with the Garforth Gas Bulb. This sticks has Brass and Copper ferrules to stop any possible sparking when in contact with iron rails or girderwork.   Read More »

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