Item number : UK BAR CAP Barrel-Pillar W.R. Pape
Origin : United Kingdom
Style : Decapper and Capper
Gauge : 12
Maker : WILLIAM BARTRAM, Nimrod Works, Eldon Street, Sheffield
Markings : NIMROD Brand mark, “W.R. Pape” and “12” on bottom plate
Bottom plate : Oval 65 X 55 mm
Height : 95 mm
Weight : 272 grams
Materials body : Brass with ebony handle
Paint : N.a.
Condition : Good.
Repairs : None
W.R. Pape, Collingwood Street, New Castle upon Tyne, is best remembered as being the inventor and patentee (29th May 1866 No. 1501) of the choke boring system which Greener went on to develop.