Object detail - Museums Association

old thermometers

Organisation
Rustington Museum
Type
Disposal
Date posted
15.07.2020
Object Description

We have 3 thermometers to dispose of.
1. fruit bottling thermometer c1940
2. wooden cage thermometer c1930 - often used for checking bath water
3. brass faced wall thermometer pre 1914.
All good condition.
All were once part of the larger collection, in Guinness Book of Records in 1999 by John Thynne. Collection was broken up by Thynne in 1999 and given away to various institutions. They were bought indivdaully bought him in garage sales. They have no link to Rustington at all, hence the reason for disposal.

Contact

Claire Lucas
clairelucas@rustingtonpc.org
01903788478
Rustington Museum - Samuel Wickens Centre
Broadmark Lane Car Park
Broadmark Lane
Rustington
West Sussex
BN16 2NW
United Kingdom

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