Theodolite

Troughton and Simms, Manufacturer

[Circa 1900]
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Maker and Role
Troughton and Simms, Manufacturer
Production Date
[Circa 1900]
Description
Theodolite with base on 3 adjustable legs. Central compass on 360 degree swivel. 2 glass and brass holders and 3 magnifying lenses to read engraved compass scale. 2 trunions mounted on base to hold theodolite. This is mounted on own base to allow fixing to trunions. 2 brass enclosed spirit levels 2 lenses for viewing elevation scale.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Signature/Marks and Type
TROUGHTON & SIMMS / LONDON Impressed
Accession No
2002.4.1
Credit Line
Troughton and Simms. [Circa 1900]. Theodolite, 2002.4.1. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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