August 2012 Mystery Tools D and E

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Do you recognize these mystery tools?

August 2012 Mystery Tool D

This tool measures 24 inches long. The wood rail is 2-1/4 inches square. The bolt holes indicate a mounting for another 2-1/4-inch rail. Castings read “418F” on one side and “419F” on the other.

August 2012 Mystery Tool E

This tool measures about 24 inches long. The castings read “Hawk” and “Patented 1882.”

If you recognize these old farm tools, leave a comment below.

Check back here September 18 for the correct answer or find it in the October issue of Farm Collector.

Have a mystery tool you want to submit? Email us at with at least one photo taken in a well-lit area against a plain background. Include dimensions and any markings on the piece.

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