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4.jpgDividers stamped H & R ROKER(?) CAST STEEL90 viewsThese dividers were in a box of old tools from my Mother's family's farm in Virginia. Among the other tools were late 18th and early 19th century moulding planes marked H.O.A. Henry Osborne Ambrose was one of my Great great grandfathers and was a carpenter (?) in and around Petersburg, VA.Sgt42RHR
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site.jpgMy new farmhouse shop173 viewsWe are buying a new house from my father-in-law, 1900 built farmhouse on 80 acres. This will be the site of my new woodshop.zdillinger
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Henry_Ambrose_Plane_signed_W_E_T_.JPGUnknown maker carved W.E.T. intials from Brown-Ambrose farm182 viewsThe blade was rusted into the plane, had about 1/32 of rust overall the blade; fortunately it was not pitted underneath the crud. Sharpened it to 8000 grit and it cut perfect molding. While the maker's mark on this plane is too faint to be read, the other plane carved with W.E.T.'s initials was made by Robert Eastburn who made planes in Brunswick, NJ 1802-1826.Sgt42RHR
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HOA___WET_molding_planes_from_Henry_Ambrose.JPGMolding Planes from the Ambrose-Brown farm124 viewsThe molding plane on the top with W.E.T. i)nitials carved does not have a readable maker's mark. The bottom beading plane with HOA initials carved carries the makers mark of John Cogdell (London 1750-1765), and belonged to Henry Osborne Ambrose my GGGrandfather (1799 - 1875), a carpenter who lived in Petersburg, VA and Sussex County, Virginia. I was able to sharpen blades on both planes and they work perfectly!Sgt42RHR
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More_tools_from_the_Brown-Ambrose_family_farm.JPGMore tools from the Brown-Ambrose family farm265 viewsI could not find marks on the braces. Note the puzzle piece. The dividers are seriously cool and I'll sharpen and use them.Sgt42RHR
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001_-_Copy.JPGCorn Sheller Before - Top171 viewsOldSneelock
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Wishingstarfarm_rock_98_x_84.jpgWishingstar Farm Rock22 viewsMy last big rock carving project.OldSneelock
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100_0852tools_display_rdy.JPGtool collection189 viewsSnapped this at a farm days event. Part of them for sale, owner has been collecting for over 40 years, have gotten some interesting things from him, display boards go on for about 50 feet.john krau
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100_0849BS_shop_2.JPGThe Blacksmith Shop166 viewsThis is me working in the blacksmithshop, on Carstens Farmstead, Iowa. Doing the farm days living history in Sept. john krau
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Garfield_Farms_1.jpg54 viewsgalootgary
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Garfield_Farms_2.jpg48 viewsgalootgary
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rockhammer1.jpgRock hammer with half-broken handle -- center of picture128 viewsBrought this hammer home when I cleaned out the family farm in 2004. Wasn't usable even if I had a rock to chip as the handle was half-broken through just below the head. An old hammer in the family, needing some care. Since I had bought a nice new finishing hammer earlier in the day, I figured it was a good time to put that elm branch in the garage to use and rehandle this one too so that my hammers were all up to snuff. Besides, it was a bit stiffling outside .... new handle is shaped and nearly readyCharlie Driggs
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