rule ; standard yard

Maker
Bell, B H
Description
Brass rule with two handles in a wooden box. Stamped on the top "Standard yard measure/ Burgh of Falkirk/ B H Bell London".
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Maker
Signature & date
stamping:top:"STANDARD YARD/ BURGH OF FALKIRK/ B H BELL LONDON"
Associated person
Associated notes
Used by the joint committee for the county of Stirling.
Each burgh provided part of the equipment which was
based in Stirling and toured the whole county.
Measurement type, part and reading
Dimensions:box:L 1m 12.5cm (L 3' 8 5/16")
Dimensions:box:W 15cm (W 5 7/8")
Dimensions:box:D 8.5cm (D 3 3/8")
Accession number
1996-027-009

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