Billy Carr's Hardware Store
Billy Carr's Tools and Hardware

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Collection MHS Photographs
Photographer Thwaites, Roger
Description Billy Carr's Hardware shop: No caption, but includes various tools and hardware. Several labels are unreadable, those that can be read include, Lawn mower blade sharpener, In fence wire strainer, fencing wire tightener, cabinet maker's drill. ?... or Grain Mill. Objects include 2 whet stones for sharpening knives and blade, various pots and kettles sitting on a small black stove, tins and sets of scales. This photograph is a wider view of 1987.006.0041.

Part of the Brayshaw Park, Beavertown photographic inventory, taken by Roger Thwaites about 1985 (see accession notes).

"The black cooking stove [in] W. Carr's [is from] H. Booker", written by the Cob Cottage caretaker (either Lindsay Adams or the Gibsons) in a note to do with objects at the Cottage. Found in Archives Cob Cottage box, Bay 27/Shelf B, by Jenny Pierson on 26 May 2013. See related.
Year Range from 1984
Year range to 1986
Object ID 1987.006.0008
Object Name Photograph
Place Beavertown, Brayshaw Park
Title Billy Carr's Tools and Hardware
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