|Object ID #||1962.015.002|
|Title||Shingle Maker's Froe|
|Lexicon category||4: T&E For Materials|
|Place of Origin||Unknown|
Shingle Knife, c. 1856. This might be also called a "froe" (a cleaving tool).
This item belonged to George Anderson of Owen Sound, who was the previous owner's father.
George Anderson's carpentry shop was located at 1178 3rd Ave. East (which was a location along "Bay Street", circa 1860).
The shingle knife was used about 1856. The last owner, W.C. Anderson, also was a carpenter at Owen Sound.
|Collection||Woodworking Tools and Equipment|
|Found||Owen Sound, Grey County|
Anderson, W. C.