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Screw Box and Tap

Item#: TOG984

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A beach screw box and tap made or retailed by J. Buck in London. This is a 1 3/8 th inch screw box. It is signed on both sides J Buck 124 Newgate st. London. Joseph stated in the tool business with his brother George Buck at 245 Tottenham Ct. Rd. This was a short lived partnership 1834-1838. After which he opened his shop on Newgate street. There is some debate as to whether he actually made the tools or only sold them.