Tyre Chain

Parsons Chain Company Limited, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
Parsons Chain Company Limited, Manufacturer
Description
2 x "Parsons" tyre chains with bag and instruction. Bag is made up of hessian and tied together at the top. There is text in black ink printed on the front of the bag. The chains within appear not to have the tensioner springs as shown on the drawing in the instructions. Only 1 chain has rubber tensioners; the other has nil. Links galvanised. 'Applier' is a hard-drawn copper device, "U" shaped. Box is made of sacking with maker's lettering in black.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Steel
Processed Material/Metal
Processed Material/Textile
Signature/Marks and Type
NL106 Maker's Mark
TYRE CHAINS/ MANUFACTURED BY/ PARSONS CHAIN CO LTD/ STOURPORT-ON-SEVERN./ WORCS. ENGLAND/ R/ B Ink Stamp
NI. 106 Ink Stamp
Accession No
2002.217
Credit Line
Parsons Chain Company Limited. Tyre Chain, 2002.217. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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