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  1. theoldfart replied to the thread Another lucky find, Beardshaw & Son.

    Thanks to everyone for commenting. To put folks at ease, my real name is Kevin and most folks just use TOF.

    Sep 20, 2017 at 3:10 AM
  2. summerfi attached a file to the thread Another lucky find, Beardshaw & Son.

    Hi All, Here is my only Beardshaw & Son which, like the one David posted, is marked German Steel. Bob [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

    Beardshaw2.jpg Beardshaw3.jpg Beardshaw4.jpg Sep 20, 2017 at 2:33 AM
  3. kiwi replied to the thread Another lucky find, Beardshaw & Son.

    According to my inventory list I have 4 Beardshaw & Son full size handsaws, which makes them more common than most makers in my stash....

    Sep 20, 2017 at 1:59 AM
  4. David replied to the thread Slack Sellars & Grayson. Art !.

    Seeing the Slack, Sellars & Grayson, I'm with Joe and Mari on this. There are plenty of beat-up commonly-found saws around to turn into...

    Sep 19, 2017 at 10:46 PM
  5. David attached a file to the thread Another lucky find, Beardshaw & Son.

    Hello all, If we are to judge by the die stamps, I think the saw that theoldfart (Shall we have to call you that? It seems almost...

    Beardshaw & Son German Steel.jpg Beardshaw & Son German Steel stamp.jpg Beardshaw & Son German Steel handle.jpg Sep 19, 2017 at 10:34 PM
  6. theoldfart attached a file to the thread Another lucky find, Beardshaw & Son.

    Fred, thanks for the information. Would the blank medallion have any impact on dating?

    IMG_5861.jpg Sep 19, 2017 at 1:35 PM
  7. Joe S replied to the thread Slack Sellars & Grayson. Art !.

    Hey Rob I have always said that if you own it, you can do what you darn well please with it. This may have tested my resolve on that....

    Sep 19, 2017 at 1:14 PM
  8. fred0325 attached a file to the thread Another lucky find, Beardshaw & Son.

    Hi, I thought when I saw that your saw was a handsaw that I hadn't seen many around as compared to backsaws and a quick glance at HSMOB...

    Smith Lunt and Beardshaw 003.jpg Sep 19, 2017 at 12:37 PM
  9. kiwi posted a new thread.

    Slack Sellars & Grayson. Art !

    [ATTACH] Oh deer ! This was one of the saws I saw yesterday when visiting a local studio. One of Rachel's specialties is using her...

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    Forum: Forum: Saw Identification and Discussion

    Sep 19, 2017 at 3:02 AM
  10. Barleys replied to the thread A curiosity....

    There's something not quite right about this one – as Nick says, the handle is compass saw style, not like any grafters I can find in...

    Sep 18, 2017 at 6:11 PM
  11. theoldfart posted a new thread.

    Another lucky find, Beardshaw & Son

    This is the second 19'th century British saw I've found this year. It's 26" rip at the tooth line and the handle is fully intact

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    Forum: Forum: Saw Identification and Discussion

    Sep 18, 2017 at 3:28 PM
  12. fred0325 replied to the thread Mitchell & Co Cast-Steel.

    Hi, As per normal I may not be of an enormous amount of help, but I would ask you to look at this:-...

    Sep 16, 2017 at 9:50 AM
  13. David replied to the thread Mitchell & Co Cast-Steel.

    Hello Houblon, BSSM has a tentative identification of a similar mark to Robert Mitchell of Sheffield, working dates approximately...

    Sep 15, 2017
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