Mystery Solved: November 2014 Mystery Tool Answers


| 4/16/2015 2:57:00 PM


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November 2014 Mystery Tool A

November 2014 Mystery Tool A

A. Crandall hammer, used by stonemasons to work and shape soft stone such as limestone and sandstone. Identified by Gailey Henderson, Williamstown, West Virginia; Milo Harpstead, Stevens Point, Wisconsin; Dana VanMeter, Belpre, Ohio; Buck and Cathy Evans, Ft. Lupton, Colorado; Billy W. Bracy, Murfreesboro, Tennessee; Martin Tardbeng, New Auburn, Wisconsin; Robert Campbell, Akron, Ohio; Gary Studebaker, Larwill, Indiana. Photo submitted by Larry Estep via email.

November 2014 Mystery Tool A

Catalog illustration of Crandall hammers from the 1896-’97 H.H. Harvey catalog. Image courtesy Jim Mau.

 

November 2014 Mystery Tool B

November 2014 Mystery Tool B