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Object ID # 2005.025.006
Object Name Stake, Survey
Title Surveying Stakes
Lexicon category 5: T&E For Science & Technology
Date pre-1959
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Set of eleven bent eye wire surveying stakes. The stakes are 41 cm tall and have bent wire eyes that are 5.5 cm wide. Pointed insertion ends. No maker's identification seen. Cloth strips are tied on.
Makers mark None
Provenance Belonged to John MacDonald Blyth (1887-1959), Land Surveyor who originated from Grey County and later retired here.

Next belonged to James Peters [d. circa 2002], who willed it to the museum, as per the instructions of John MacDonald Blyth's will.
Collection Science & Technology Collection
Material Metal/Cloth
Dimensions H-41 W-5.5 cm
Found Durham, Municipality of West Grey, Grey County
People Blyth, John MacDonald