Items available for Education Loans from The Davistown 07-Aug-
Tools
Keeper pin set 9912T3
Ranging from 11" long and 1 1/2" diameter to 14 1/8" long and 1 1/2" diameter
unsigned
This set includes one cast brass, one redwood, and two maple keeper pins. These pins
originally belonged to Joseph A. Pigeon (1908 - 1997). Pigeon was a US Navy Chief
Carpenter's Mate and a veteran of World War II. At some point, he did work on the USS
Constitution, and owned a boat shop at 58 High Street in Charlestown, MA, later moving to 38
Lipped adz 21812T20
33 3/4" long, 11" long head, 5" edge bio
signed "COLLINS & CO HARTFORD CAST STEEL WARRANTED MADE IN USA" with hand
holding hammer logo
This is probably a post-Civil War adz. There is some evidence of additional forging on the
cutting edge. It was formerly in the collection of George DuPrey and was donated to the Tools
Teach program.
Marlin spike 71312T2
13 1/2" long, 8" long blade
unsigned
Marlin spike 30311T2
15 1/2" long, 1" wide
unsigned
It is used to splice wire rope. See fid.
Marlin spike 30911T7
12" long, 1" wide
unsigned
Ship block or pulley 2713T5
28" long, 13" wide, 9" thick
unsigned
Ships' bevel rule 22211T18
12" long, 5/8" wide, 3/8" thick
unsigned
This rule is homemade with a single blade marked with graduations but no numbers. Part of
the Robert Sullivan Collection donation.
Ships' bevel rule 22211T17
12" long, 5/8" wide, 3/8" thick
signed "No 42"
It has two brass blades, one 6 1/2" the other 3 1/2". Part of the Robert Sullivan Collection

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