Engineer's survey rod in canvas bag, wood/metal/canvas, Wiesener, England, 1925-1932.
(-1/1:3)Survey rod, in three parts, consisting of a graduated wooden rod which can be extended to thirteen feet (3.9 metres). The rod is graduated with black markings on a white background in feet, tenths, hundredths, and even thousandths, if required. The level has been designed so vernier scales can be extended or retracted, in accordance with the height of the levelling measurement.
(-1/1)Manufacturer's [or distributor's] name and location engraved on underside of metal 'U' plate, 'WIESENER / SYDNEY. / MADE IN ENGLAND'.
(-1/3)The following engraved into small metal plate on screwed to top of rod, 'PRECIS / 100 FT / SYDNEY'.