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Object ID # 1992.027.142ab
Object Name Whetstone
Title FORD Whetstone
Lexicon category 4: T&E For Materials
Year Range from 1925
Year Range to 1940
Made Ford
Place of Origin Canada
Description FORD whetstone (B) in a wooden box (A). The whetstone is held in a plain, rectangular, cedar box that has a push hole. The whetstone itself is also rectangular and a dull grey colour. "Ford Made in Canada" is present on the whetstone.
Makers mark "Ford Made in Canada"
Provenance Owned by and used at the Dornoch, Grey County garage owned by J. Leonard Walsh. J. Leonard Walsh operated his garage at Dornoch, Ontario in the 1930s and 1940s. He was an Imperial Oil representative, starting in the 1920s.

Passed to his nephew, Patrick Sweeney, who used to assist his uncle in the garage.
Collection Transportation, Automobiles & Equipment Collection
Material Wood/Stone/Finish
Dimensions H-4 W-6.5 L-16.8 cm
Found Dornoch, Municipality of West Grey, Grey County
People Sweeney, Patrick
Walsh, J. Leonard