Wooden ruler

Object number

LDVAL 2004.20.7


c 1950


6inch wooden ruler. Measures inches and is also a protractor. Belonged to Mr John Armston Vice who was a Generation Operation Engineer at Barking Power Station after it opened in 1925 until 1951.

Physical description

Medium toned wooden ruler


Dirty, ink marked and split in bottom left hand corner


Electricity supply tools


Whole length: 152mm
width: 43mm

Collection type

Social history, Vice collection


Signature Incised On front: FOR ADVg.d. STUDENTS
Scratch On back: J. A. Vice

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1544/7

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