Folding metal ruler

Object number

LDVAL 2004.20.2


Folding metal ruler. Measures inches on both sides. Folds into 4 sections. In original black leather case. Belonged to Mr John Armston Vice who was a Generation Operation Engineer at Barking Power Station after it opened in 1925 until 1951.


Good, slightly dirty


Electricity supply tools


Ruler - extended length: 609.6mm
Ruler - folded length: 178mm
Ruler width: 12Array
Case length: 183mm
Case width: 26mm


Whole: Metal
Case: Leather

Collection type

Social history, Vice collection

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1544/2

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