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Location: Cheshire, United Kingdom

Older than I think I am.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Metal Spinning Top

Nicely engineered spinning top found in a charity shop today.....it flips itself onto the rod if you spin it fast....although it should be called "The seemingly impossible balancer".

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Saturday, May 28, 2016

Typewriter Rubber

Found in Victoria Mills Antique centre in Congleton.

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Two Tap Measures

Both found at Verdin park boot sale for 50 pence each.


Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Address book and Whistle

Two objects bought from the same stall in Antrobus run by Bob who kindly saves me interesting objects. The two objects sit well together.

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Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Wallpaper Trimmer

A great find on the auto jumble in Llandudno for £2. An adjustable Wallpaper Trimmer.

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Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Two Padlocks

Two working padlocks with keys. The square one was made in Willenhall..SQUIRE.
Bought from Blakemere car boot sale.

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Plumb Bob and Line

Another boot sale find, something rather satisfying about an object whose only function is to hang straight...I might look out for more plumb bobs as the name is also very pleasing to say.


Saturday, April 09, 2016

Fly Swatter