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NAV1368

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User collections William Wales by NMMCollections
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Object ID NAV1368
Description Surveyors chain of iron links 8 inches in length. Every 6 1/2 ft there are brass markers. The Imperial length (by conversion from that stated below) is 71 ft 6 ins.
Date made circa 1800

Place made England
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials metal: brass; metal: iron
Measurements Overall: 70 mm x 330 mm x 190 mm; Length: 21793 mm
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  • chain (NAV1368)
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