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Burglar Alarm - Explosive Object Reg. No: ST 021982

Summary:
Tigehurst's patent explosive burglar alarm & bolt. Spring loaded bolt on steel mounting, short length of chain attached to each end. Also 3 signal cartridges for loading device (2 empty, one loaded) & small cardboard container of caps.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr William Cole, 1943
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: burglar alarms, explosives
Themes this item is part of: Arms Collection, William Cole Arms Collection, William Edwin James Cole, Gun Collector (1864-1952)
Primary Classification: ARMS & ARMOUR
Secondary Classification: Munitions
Tertiary Classification: burglar alarms
Inscriptions: Chain stamped "Brevete' S. G. D. G."
Collector: Mr William Cole, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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