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Cut-throat razor

Cut-throat razor

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Cut-throat razors
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Sheffield, England
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W Jno Baker Ltd
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Froe or side knife

Froe or side knife

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Knives
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Sheffield, England
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Robert F Mosley Ltd
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1988
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Dinner knife with 'CPRR' impressed in the handle

Dinner knife with 'CPRR' impressed in the handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dinner knives
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Sheffield, England
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Thurston & Sons
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1988
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Metal knife with bone handle

Metal knife with bone handle

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Knives
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Sheffield, England
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Carpenter's saw

Carpenter's saw

George and Mary Weir collection
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Woodworking saws
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Sheffield, England
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James Brothers & Co
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1949
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Six slice toast rack

Six slice toast rack

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Toast racks
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Sheffield, England
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Walker & Hall
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1927
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Metal knife with bone handle

Metal knife with bone handle

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Knives
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Sheffield, England
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Froe or side knife

Froe or side knife

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Knives
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Sheffield, England
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Robert F Mosley Ltd
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1988
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Dinner knife with CPRR  stamped into the handle

Dinner knife with CPRR stamped into the handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dinner knives
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Sheffield, England
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Thurston & Sons
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1988
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Federation souvenir teaspoon

Federation souvenir teaspoon

George and Sylvia Milne collection
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Commemorative teaspoons
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Sheffield, England
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1899
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Blubber fork

Blubber fork

South-eastern Australia whaling collection
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Whaling equipment
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Sheffield, England
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C.T. Skelton And Co.
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Pair of hand shears used for crutching sheep at 'Rocky Plains' via Berridale

Pair of hand shears used for crutching sheep at 'Rocky Plain...

Tony Preston collection no. 4
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Shearing equipment
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Sheffield, England
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George W. Woodhouse
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1935
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Bread Knife

Bread Knife

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bread knives
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Sheffield, England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Silver fish knife

Silver fish knife

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Fish knives
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Sheffield, England
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Stokes
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1988
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Cut-throat razor stored in case

Cut-throat razor stored in case

E Witt collection
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Cut-throat razors
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Sheffield, England
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Cut-throat razor

Cut-throat razor

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Cut-throat razors
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Sheffield, England
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H.Cadman & Sons
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EPNS soup spoon with

EPNS soup spoon with "CPRR" impressed in the handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Soup spoons
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Sheffield, England
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Stokes
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1988
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Cast kangaroo candlestick

Cast kangaroo candlestick

Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Sheffield, England
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John Figorski & Co
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1885
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Timber marking gauge

Timber marking gauge

John Docker collection
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Marking gauges
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Sheffield, England
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William Marples & Son
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1920
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Kitchen knife

Kitchen knife

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Kitchen knives
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Sheffield, England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1940
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Stanley 'Yankee' No.130A pump screwdriver with two bits

Stanley 'Yankee' No.130A pump screwdriver with two bits

George Henry Taylor collection
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Screwdrivers
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Sheffield, England
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Stanley
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1955
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Carving knife

Carving knife

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Carving knives
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Sheffield, England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Cast kangaroo candlestick

Cast kangaroo candlestick

Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Sheffield, England
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John Figorski & Co
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1885
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Stainless steel cheese knife with CPRR stamped in the handle

Stainless steel cheese knife with CPRR stamped in the handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Cheese knives
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Sheffield, England
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Stokes
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1988
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Metal and wood carpenter's brace

Metal and wood carpenter's brace

George and Mary Weir collection
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Woodworking braces
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Sheffield, England
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J A Chapman Ltd
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1949
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EPNS soup spoon with CPRR stamped into the handle

EPNS soup spoon with CPRR stamped into the handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Soup spoons
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Sheffield, England
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Stokes
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1988
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EPNS dessertspoon with CPRR impressed in the plain handle

EPNS dessertspoon with CPRR impressed in the plain handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dessertspoons
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Sheffield, England
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Stokes
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1988
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Retractable metal tape measure used by James Pitkeathly

Retractable metal tape measure used by James Pitkeathly

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Tape measures
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Sheffield, England
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Jack plane

Jack plane

John Docker collection
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Jack planes
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Sheffield, England
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Table fork

Table fork

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Table forks
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Sheffield, England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Combination UTS Sheffield shears, used by professional shearer Colin Davis on Merriville Estate

Combination UTS Sheffield shears, used by professional shear...

Colin Davis Collection
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Shearing equipment
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Sheffield, England
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Mr Colin Davis
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1946
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Carving knife with CPRR stamped into the handle

Carving knife with CPRR stamped into the handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Carving knives
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Sheffield, England
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Thurston & Sons
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1988
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Ball and ring bunion shoe stretcher

Ball and ring bunion shoe stretcher

Gidleigh Collection
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Bootmaking tools
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Sheffield, England
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1836
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Box of 12 teaspoons

Box of 12 teaspoons

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Teaspoons
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Sheffield, England
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Cooper Brothers and Sons Ltd
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EPNS dessertspoon with CPRR stamped into the plain handle

EPNS dessertspoon with CPRR stamped into the plain handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dessertspoons
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Sheffield, England
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Stokes
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1988
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Primary trowel used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

Primary trowel used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

D J Mulvaney collection
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Trowels
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Sheffield, England
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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W A Tyzack & Co Horseman brand scythe

Lorna May Colwell collection no. 1
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Scythes
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Sheffield, England
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W A Tyzack & Co Ltd
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1900
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Fish gutting knife

Fish gutting knife

Gidleigh Collection
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Knives
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Sheffield, England
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1838
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Surgical forceps

Surgical forceps

Gidleigh Collection
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Surgical equipment
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Sheffield, England
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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