Boring Machine for Framing

Boring Machine.JPG

Title

Boring Machine for Framing

Subject

Tools -- House Construction

Description

Boring machine with wood base, 28" (L) x 8" (W) x 1 1/2" (D); top wood frame, 23" (H). x 6 3/4" (W); iron gear mechanisms (2) on each side of top frame, controlling center drill bit; iron/ wood handles on each side of top frame to steer drill bit up and down. Likely belonged to Charles Dwight Flagg (1864 - 1955), father of donor.

Creator

H.D.L. Manufacturing Co., Fiskdale, Mass.

Date

1800's

Contributor

Gift of Eva B. Flagg, (1891-1988).

Source

CHS

Rights

CHS, Fair use.

Relation

CHS-1986-042
CHS-1986-043
CHS-1986-055

Format

jpeg

Type

Physical Object

Identifier

CHS-1986-041

Coverage

Fiskdale, Mass.
Conway, Mass.

Identifier

012

Tags

Citation

H.D.L. Manufacturing Co., Fiskdale, Mass. , “Boring Machine for Framing,” Conway Historical Society, accessed January 20, 2018, http://conwaymasshistory.org/items/show/171.