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BEARING WRENCH

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Wrench or bearing tool is a large open pipe socket item with four small tabs or dogs on one end. These 1.5cm dogs are for gripping the bearings. There are two aligned 2cm holes at opposite end of wrench for a handle for leverage.
Other Names
BEARING TOOL
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Wrench or bearing tool is a large open pipe socket item with four small tabs or dogs on one end. These 1.5cm dogs are for gripping the bearings. There are two aligned 2cm holes at opposite end of wrench for a handle for leverage.
History Of Use
Wrench or bearing tool was used on the C.N.R.. Wrench has four small tabs or dogs which line up in holes on various train parts & then a bar is put through the holes in the wrench using leverage to turn it and undo bearings.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Length
18
Diameter
Outside: 12
Circumference
38.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1995.0070.0001
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Carriage Wrench

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
This tool is 23.7cm long and made of steel. On one end is a square shape and on the other end is a hexagon shape with 3/4 squares branching off three sides.
Other Names
Buggy Wrench
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
This tool is 23.7cm long and made of steel. On one end is a square shape and on the other end is a hexagon shape with 3/4 squares branching off three sides.
History Of Use
This tool was used for taking wheels off of buggies or carriages for greasing etc.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Length
23.7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.86.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fishplate Wrench

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Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A large metal wrench with two small holes at one end. The head of the wrench has been welded on sideways instead of the traditional flat style. Used by railway workers to tighten bolts on fishplates.
Other Names
Splice Bar
Joint Bar
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A large metal wrench with two small holes at one end. The head of the wrench has been welded on sideways instead of the traditional flat style. Used by railway workers to tighten bolts on fishplates.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Length
63
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1998.8.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Hook Wrench

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Description
Metal wrench with long handle and hooked shaped end.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Metal wrench with long handle and hooked shaped end.
History Of Use
Item likely associated with the railroad
Length
50.8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length measured from tip of end to curved edge of hook (longest distance)
Accession No.
2017.140.1 a
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Hook Wrench

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Wrench has a flat metal handle extending out to a bottom jaw at the opposite end with nut and bolt connecting the top jaw. The top jaw has a small hook at the end and the jaw pivots to create larger and smaller openings.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Wrench has a flat metal handle extending out to a bottom jaw at the opposite end with nut and bolt connecting the top jaw. The top jaw has a small hook at the end and the jaw pivots to create larger and smaller openings.
History Of Use
Wrench has jaw-like head with hook on the tip, possibly used on the C.N.R. in the maintenance shop.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
8
Length
40.5
Depth
4
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1996.89.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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LUG WRENCH

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Lug wrench is 36.5cm in length with an elbow 10cm with a socket like end that fits 3.4cm nuts/bolt. 'CNR' cast marks on either side of handle. The handle is oddly shaped at end, a kink in the metal.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Lug wrench is 36.5cm in length with an elbow 10cm with a socket like end that fits 3.4cm nuts/bolt. 'CNR' cast marks on either side of handle. The handle is oddly shaped at end, a kink in the metal.
History Of Use
Lug wrench used on C.N.R.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
10.5
Length
37
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1995.0043.0001
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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LUG WRENCH

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Lug wrench is 36.5cm in length with an elbow 9.5cm with a socket like end that fits 2.75cm nuts/bolts. 'C.N.R.' cast mark on handle.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Lug wrench is 36.5cm in length with an elbow 9.5cm with a socket like end that fits 2.75cm nuts/bolts. 'C.N.R.' cast mark on handle.
History Of Use
Lug wrench used on C.N.R.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
9.5
Length
36.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1995.0064.0001
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Monkey wrench

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Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A large monkey wrench. The handle is long with symmetrical grooves on either side and rounded edges. The wrench has a flat head, with two jaws, one is fixed and the other is adjustable using a metal dial.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A large monkey wrench. The handle is long with symmetrical grooves on either side and rounded edges. The wrench has a flat head, with two jaws, one is fixed and the other is adjustable using a metal dial.
Narrative
Part of a steam powered diamond drill picked up from a site near Coal Creek.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Inscriptions
Embossed on the handle is "DROP FORGED STEEL". On the other side of the handle is "TRADE TRIMO".
Height
5.25
Width
12
Length
63.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1994.9.13
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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MONKEY WRENCH

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Monkey wrench has a square head with 6.5cm jaws with a threaded bolt on handle for adjusting jaw size. There is a missing part on the handle and a bolt hangs loose through a hole at the end. Visible cast markings on the head are : 'COFS' 'WRENCH CO.' 'WORCESTER, U.S.A.'
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Monkey wrench has a square head with 6.5cm jaws with a threaded bolt on handle for adjusting jaw size. There is a missing part on the handle and a bolt hangs loose through a hole at the end. Visible cast markings on the head are : 'COFS' 'WRENCH CO.' 'WORCESTER, U.S.A.'
History Of Use
Monkey wrench was used on the Chess Tolman farm.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
7.3
Length
31
Depth
2.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1978.0140.0004
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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PIPE CHAIN WRENCH

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Material
METAL-STEEL; PAINT
Description
Chain pipe wrench has a 106cm slightly curved pipe handle with two oval shaped metal plates with metal teeth on the circumference and a 92cm steel swing chain extending from this. The jaws with teeth are joined together with two nuts on the head, the handle and chain connected to this head. The ch…
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Chain pipe wrench has a 106cm slightly curved pipe handle with two oval shaped metal plates with metal teeth on the circumference and a 92cm steel swing chain extending from this. The jaws with teeth are joined together with two nuts on the head, the handle and chain connected to this head. The chain and handle pivots on the head for reversible jobs. Traces of black paint overall.
History Of Use
Chain pipe wrench has double-end reversible jaws for turning or holding pipes and pipe fittings. Used for metalworking purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL; PAINT
Width
7.5
Length
128
Diameter
Outside: 23
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1996.0069.0001
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Pipe Wrench

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Spring grip pipe wrench has a rounded head with a spring-loaded, round gear with teeth for jaws. The gear is in a casing on the 19cm handle of wrench, it is attached by a bolt in the center and allows the gear wheel to move up and down for different sized jobs. The handle is a rounded hollow piec…
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Spring grip pipe wrench has a rounded head with a spring-loaded, round gear with teeth for jaws. The gear is in a casing on the 19cm handle of wrench, it is attached by a bolt in the center and allows the gear wheel to move up and down for different sized jobs. The handle is a rounded hollow piece of metal with a hole at the very end and the following cast marks on the handle: 'CRAFT 10 IN.' On the opposite side of handle: 'THE CRAFTSMAN TOOL CO. CONNEAUT.O.PAT.NOV.1907'
History Of Use
Spring grip pipe wrench used by Thor Paulson in Telkwa for miscellaneous metalworking purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
7
Length
27.5
Depth
3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1983.23.6
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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PIPE WRENCH

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Material
METAL-STEEL; METAL/ALLOY-IRON-WROUGHT;
Description
A=Pipe wrench is 26.5cm in length with 6.5cm adjustable jaws. The handle is missing a piece on either side. On head there is vague markings. 'MADE IN CANADA' 'WARRANTED' the rest is not legible. Jaws are seized. B=Pipe wrench is 31.5cm in length with solid pipe shape handle. Adjustable jaws (7.…
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
CANADA
Description
A=Pipe wrench is 26.5cm in length with 6.5cm adjustable jaws. The handle is missing a piece on either side. On head there is vague markings. 'MADE IN CANADA' 'WARRANTED' the rest is not legible. Jaws are seized. B=Pipe wrench is 31.5cm in length with solid pipe shape handle. Adjustable jaws (7.5cm) are seized.
History Of Use
Standard pipe wrenches for multi use.
Material
METAL-STEEL; METAL/ALLOY-IRON-WROUGHT;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Dimensions are included in Object Description
Accession No.
1979.0115.0030 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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PIPE WRENCH

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Wrench is similar to pliers with teeth on the head. Width can be adjusted by moving the bolt and nut to one of four holes. A footprint is marked on the handle and the words 'THE FOOTPRINT' 'MADE IN ENGLAND'. '070' is marked on the head.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Wrench is similar to pliers with teeth on the head. Width can be adjusted by moving the bolt and nut to one of four holes. A footprint is marked on the handle and the words 'THE FOOTPRINT' 'MADE IN ENGLAND'. '070' is marked on the head.
History Of Use
Adjustable hand held pipe wrench.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
5.5
Length
23
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.0115.0033
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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PIPE WRENCH

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Pipe wrench has long handle and adjustable jaws that can be altered by a threaded collar on the threaded shaft. The handle is very long (31cm) with a hole through the end and the jaws are heavy duty (6cm by 3.5cm). Visible cast markings on one side of the handle 'TRIMO' 'TRADE MARK PATENTED JULY …
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Pipe wrench has long handle and adjustable jaws that can be altered by a threaded collar on the threaded shaft. The handle is very long (31cm) with a hole through the end and the jaws are heavy duty (6cm by 3.5cm). Visible cast markings on one side of the handle 'TRIMO' 'TRADE MARK PATENTED JULY 19 - 04' 'DROP FORGED', on the opposite side of handle 'TRIMO' 'TRADE MARK TRIMONT MFG CO. ROXBURY MASS U.S.A. 21'. On the head is 'TRIMO 21'.
History Of Use
Pipe wrench had multi use pertaining to metalworking.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
9.5
Length
54.5
Depth
3.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1996.0021.0001
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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RATCHET TAP WRENCH

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Ratchet tap wrench is shaped like a 'T' and has a cylindrical casing with hole on the bottom and bit inside that moves up and down when you turn the 'T' bar handle on top of wrench. Threads on the inside of ratchet to accomodate tool use.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Ratchet tap wrench is shaped like a 'T' and has a cylindrical casing with hole on the bottom and bit inside that moves up and down when you turn the 'T' bar handle on top of wrench. Threads on the inside of ratchet to accomodate tool use.
History Of Use
Ratchet tap wrench was used with different bits for tapping holes in screw, bolts, etc.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
9
Length
6.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1996.0076.0001
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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STILLSON WRENCH

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Material
METAL-STEEL; PAINT
Description
Large stillson wrench has a 65cm long handle with 11cm jaws with teeth that adjusts by a dial on the head. There is a diamond cast mark on the upper part of the handle. A diamond with a '36' is cast on the outer portion of the jaws and a there is a diamond mark cast on the upper part of the head.…
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Large stillson wrench has a 65cm long handle with 11cm jaws with teeth that adjusts by a dial on the head. There is a diamond cast mark on the upper part of the handle. A diamond with a '36' is cast on the outer portion of the jaws and a there is a diamond mark cast on the upper part of the head. Some markings are not legible. Chipped black paint overall.
History Of Use
Stillson wrench used for metalworking purposes. This item possibly used on the C.N.R.
Material
METAL-STEEL; PAINT
Width
14
Length
86
Depth
3.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.0008.0004
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Wrench

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Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A metal tool consisting of a flat straight bar that flares outward at both ends into a rounded head with two fixed and curved jaws. One head is larger than the other. There is a piece of tape encircling one end with the number "13" written on it in red ink.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A metal tool consisting of a flat straight bar that flares outward at both ends into a rounded head with two fixed and curved jaws. One head is larger than the other. There is a piece of tape encircling one end with the number "13" written on it in red ink.
Narrative
Part of a steam powered diamond drill picked up from a site near Coal Creek.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Inscriptions
The number "225" is inscribed on one of the flat sides of the bar.
Height
2.25
Width
Large end: 10.5 Small End: 8
Length
51.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1994.9.14
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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WRENCH

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Wrench is 23.5cm in length with small elbow on one end with square head 2.5cm by 2.5cm. Opposite end has multi purpose head with hexagon shape measuring 2.5cm across.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Wrench is 23.5cm in length with small elbow on one end with square head 2.5cm by 2.5cm. Opposite end has multi purpose head with hexagon shape measuring 2.5cm across.
History Of Use
Wrench for mower from Chess Tolman's farm.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
7.5
Length
23.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1978.0140.0016
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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WRENCH

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
A=Bog homemade wrench is similar to giant socket. It has two rows of 2.5cm holes, six per row. One end is hexagon shape made to fit a 7.2cm bolt/nut. The opposite end has a 4cm round opening. This end is marked from wear and pounding. Wrench is 14cm in height, 10cm in diameter and 31.5cm in cir…
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A=Bog homemade wrench is similar to giant socket. It has two rows of 2.5cm holes, six per row. One end is hexagon shape made to fit a 7.2cm bolt/nut. The opposite end has a 4cm round opening. This end is marked from wear and pounding. Wrench is 14cm in height, 10cm in diameter and 31.5cm in circumference. B= Medium homemade wrench is a round cylindrical object similar to long narrow socket. It has two rows of four 2.5cm holes. Each end is a basic hexagon shape, the smaller end fits a 4cm nut/bolt. Inside of either ends have been used extensively and are a bit malformed. Wrench is 17.5cm in height, 6cm in diameter and 20cm in circumference. C= Small homemade wrench is a long cylindrical socket like object. It has one square end 2.5cm wide and the other end is hexagon shape that fits a 2.8cm nut/bolt. There are two rows of two holes measuring 1.75cm in diameter. The total length of wrench is 26.5cm with a 11cm circumference.
History Of Use
Homemade wrenches. A=Bog homemade wrench. B=Medium homemade wrench. C=Small homemade wrench.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Dimensions included in object description.
Accession No.
1987.0053.0012 a-c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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WRENCH

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-IRON-CAST;
Description
Wrench is in the shape of a 'T'. The top being the handle is 8.5cm and is rounded to fit the hand. The bottom is rectangular 2.5cm by 1.5cm.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Wrench is in the shape of a 'T'. The top being the handle is 8.5cm and is rounded to fit the hand. The bottom is rectangular 2.5cm by 1.5cm.
History Of Use
Wrench used for opening barrels. The wrench fits in cap of barrel and is twisted to open.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-IRON-CAST;
Height
8
Width
2
Length
8.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.0053.0016
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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