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Object ID # 1992.023.002
Object Name Facing, Clutch
Title Ford R Clutch Facing
Lexicon category 7: Distribution & Transportation Artifact
Date 20th-century
Made Ford
Place of Origin Unknown
Description FORD R clutch facing (automotive item). This grey clutch facing is flat and circular, with a large central hole. There are additional smaller, circular holes scattered around the ring. It has "Ford R" on it.
Makers mark Ford R
Provenance Belonged to J. Leonard Walsh who owned and operated an Imperial Oil service station and garage at Dornoch, Grey County, starting in the 1920s.

James Leonard Walsh died on June 5, 1986, in his 92nd year. He is buried at St. Paul's Cemetery in Grey County. Last owned by Patrick Sweeney, one of his nephews who used to help him in the Dornoch garage.

Collection Transportation, Automobiles & Equipment Collection
Material Asbestos?
Dimensions D-0.3 Dia-28 cm
Found Durham, Municipality of West Grey, Grey County
People Walsh, J. Leonard
Sweeney, Patrick