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Offline skipskip

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I need RR wrench ID help , please
« on: June 02, 2019, 08:33:46 PM »

today I got a quite old engineering style wrench, cast (steel?) 

very oldschool style tool and very heavy

the opening is 2 3/8 and the head is 1 inch thick

no subtlety here its a big honkin wrench

jun019 by Skip Albright, on Flickr

jun020 by Skip Albright, on Flickr



the ID part is:

its stamped W S & H

It was found here in upstate NY, in the upper Hudson Valley.

So I leapt to the idea that it was from the West Shore and Hudson Railroad

It doesn't say "RR"

Nor is there an exact match to west shore and hudson

does anyone have a link to RR history that is more complete than wikipedia?

OR does WS & H mean something else altogether?  industrial? agricultural?

Thanks

Skip



« Last Edit: June 03, 2019, 07:46:31 PM by skipskip »
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Re: I need RR wrench ID help , please
« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2019, 08:09:00 PM »

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Re: I need RR wrench ID help , please
« Reply #2 on: June 03, 2019, 10:12:52 PM »
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Re: I need RR wrench ID help , please
« Reply #3 on: June 04, 2019, 07:11:10 AM »
Thats a neat looking wrench!
Hmmmmmm.......

Offline Bill Houghton

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Re: I need RR wrench ID help , please
« Reply #4 on: June 17, 2019, 03:19:51 PM »
and there goes Skip , down the rabbit hole

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Google "recipes using rabbit;" over 23 million when I looked just now.  You just need to bring the rabbits up with you.

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Re: I need RR wrench ID help , please
« Reply #5 on: June 17, 2019, 08:08:13 PM »




more of a "Alice in Wonderland" kind of journey

and there goes Skip , down the rabbit hole

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Google "recipes using rabbit;" over 23 million when I looked just now.  You just need to bring the rabbits up with you.
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