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Repository
Elgin County Museum
Material
Wrought Iron
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Description
Pair of wrought iron Andirons. Info from file card dates them 18th century, from Hessian soldiers kitchen.
Material
Wrought Iron
Category
Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
File Number
1040
Notes
Attached tag reads: "Andirons, 18th Century. Hessian soldiers. Donor: Miss Bernice Coyne."
Repository
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
wood, leather, steel
Repository
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Description
Fireplace bellows with wooden handles, steel end and leather trim. “Y Y” is printed in one face of the bellows. The wooden handle has two circles engraved into the face. There is a leather border around the handles and there are 4 leather strips at the top close to the steel end.
Material
wood, leather, steel
Condition Information
There is a large hole in the leather accordian on the right side.
Category
Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
1978-020-0001
Length
38.00
Width
13.50
Height
5.00
Units
cm
Images
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Description
Fireplace bellows used in the log home of Mr & Mrs John Basset in N Yarmouth, grand parents of S. Lorne Munroe.
Category
Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
File Number
983
Notes
Information obtained from gift card reads: "These Bellows were used in the log home of Mr. and Mrs. John Basset in North Yarmouth. Jennie Basset married Archie Munro and they lived in the farm on the Wellington Rd now occupied by Karl Hewson. Her childrens are Dr. N. A. Munro, S. Lorne Munro, Mrs. Frances Parish, Mrs. Geo Denniss, the late John E. Munro and Wm. D Munro."

Bellows- Fireplace

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Repository
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Material
wood, leather, metal
Storage Location
General Store
Repository
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Two circles of wood with a handles attached, the pieces are attached together with a leather sack, sack is attached with metal tacks, there is a leather strap attached to the handles, on the front of one of the circles is a brass sculpture of a ship, leather sack is torn in places
Material
wood, leather, metal
Condition Information
fair
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
991.35.51
Storage Location
General Store
Width
17
Height
36
Depth
3
Units
cm
Repository
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Repository
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Description
Wooden matchbox made from a match factory in Orwell. Hook and latch to close lid, lid and base that jut out. Nails used to join sides.
Condition Information
In good condition.
Category
Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
2015-039-0003
Length
12.5
Width
8
Height
5
Units
cm
Dimension Remarks
Measured at widest points.
Images

Burnside Stove No. 103

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Repository
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Furnace
Material
metal
Manufacturer
The POrt Stove and Range Co. Ports Mouth
Storage Location
Train Shop Area
Repository
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Furnace
Description
a) Black cast iron round cylinder stove with square door on hinges for loading wood and lighting fire. Embossed on door is 'Burnside No. 103'. Sits on square base that sits on square pedestal with raised foot on 4 corners. At bottom of round cylinder is lever to open grate to allow ashes to escape stove. On pedestal is embossed 'The Port Stove and Range Co. Ports Mouth, Q'. b) Round cast iron plate with raised edge and pointed tips (3) with inner circular opening that sits over top of stove. c) Metal drawer with handle that fits into bottom square base for catching ash.
Material
metal
Condition Information
Good. Rust mostly at base and in drawer. Hinges on door opening are loose.
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
2009.48.282 a) b) c)
Storage Location
Train Shop Area
Width
39
Height
113
Diameter
134
Units
cm
Manufacturer
The POrt Stove and Range Co. Ports Mouth
Item History
'Pere Marquette' label

Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Matchbook Package

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Repository
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Matchbook
Material
Paper
Storage Location
Archival Storage
Repository
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Matchbook
Description
6 books of matches packaged together in sleeve. Front of package has picture of train and reads "Outstandability in Transportation". A circle cut-out shows Matchbook picture of sleeping Chessie cat. Back of package shows map and reads "The Chessie Route". The sides of the package read "Outstandability Great Lakes to the Atlantic" and "Chesapeake and Ohio Railway".
Material
Paper
Condition Information
Excellent - none of the matches have been used.
Category
Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
2011.47.8
Storage Location
Archival Storage
Length
5.5
Width
12
Units
cm
Images

Chessie System Match Book

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Repository
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Matchbook
Material
Paper
Manufacturer
Universal Match Baltimore
Storage Location
Artifacts Storage Room
Repository
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Matchbook
Description
White cardboard match book with cat outline and 'Chessie System' with striker plate on one side and picture of 'Chessie' sleeping kitten on other side of matchbook. Under cat is written 'Be Safe. Close cover before striking'. 15 matches with white tips inside matchbook. Manufactured by Universal Match Baltimore.
Material
Paper
Condition Information
Fair. Book is worn.
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
2006.1.131
Storage Location
Artifacts Storage Room
Width
4
Height
5
Units
cm
Manufacturer
Universal Match Baltimore
Images

Chessie System Match Book

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Repository
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Matchbook
Material
Paper
Manufacturer
Universal Match Baltimore
Storage Location
Artifacts Storage Room
Repository
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Matchbook
Description
White cardboard matchbook with cat outline and 'Chessie System' with striker plate on one side and picture of 'Chessie' sleeping kitten on other side of book. Under cat is written 'Be Safe. Close cover before striking'. 20 matches with white tips inside book. Manufactured by Universal Match Baltimore.
Material
Paper
Condition Information
Fair. Book is worn.
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
2006.1.132
Storage Location
Artifacts Storage Room
Width
4
Height
5
Units
cm
Manufacturer
Universal Match Baltimore
Images
Repository
North America Railway Hall of Fame
Artifact Type
shovel, coal
Material
Metal & wood
Repository
North America Railway Hall of Fame
Artifact Type
shovel, coal
Description Level
Item
Description
metal shovel with a wood handle with NYC markings
Material
Metal & wood
Condition Information
worn but intact, corrosion on shovel
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
2008.12.2
Date Range
1940?
Repository
North America Railway Hall of Fame
Artifact Type
Shovel, Coal
Material
metal
Storage Location
GWR Cabinet 1, Section 5, Shelf c
Repository
North America Railway Hall of Fame
Artifact Type
Shovel, Coal
Description
Metal shaft with knob on butt, and curved flat bracket on other end. Shovel blade is attached to bracket with two rivets.
Material
metal
Condition Information
heavily rusted and flaking - only small piece of blade remaining
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
2010.5.61
Storage Location
GWR Cabinet 1, Section 5, Shelf c
Date Range
pre 1910
Length
55
Width
11
Diameter
5
Units
cm
Item History
Found during the excavation of the basement at CASO Station

Electric Heater

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Repository
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Material
metal
Storage Location
MIsc.
Repository
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Label on the device says 'Durable Electrical Appliance Co. Ltd Toronto Canada Volts:____ Amps: 9 Cat No:100 HEPC APP No. 85, looks like a miniature fireplace, including fake coal, four pieces of loose coal
Material
metal
Condition Information
fair
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
993.35.54
Storage Location
MIsc.
Width
53
Height
47
Depth
20
Units
cm

Electric Heater

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Repository
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Material
metal
Storage Location
General Store
Repository
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Electric heater made to look like a small fireplace, wires at the back, white behind the grill, rusty black in colour, four legs, grill is in lines 'V' shaped, across, the top decorative bows in metal
Material
metal
Condition Information
fair
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
993.35.55
Storage Location
General Store
Width
53
Height
47
Depth
20
Units
cm

Fire Extinguisher

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Repository
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Material
metal, glass, paper
Storage Location
PreWWI/Nautical Cabinet
Repository
Port Burwell Marine Museum
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Large cone shaped brass fire extinguisher, shaped like a light bulb, three valves, one attaches to a pressure gauge, that ranges from 0 to 300, another valve looks like a part of a modern sprinkler system, an oval with a piece of metal in the middle which lets the water out when there is a fire, there is still liquid on the inside, not sure what the liquid is, top has a length of chain attached to it,
Material
metal, glass, paper
Condition Information
fair
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
992.43.06
Storage Location
PreWWI/Nautical Cabinet
Depth
68
Diameter
36
Units
cm

General Electric Fan

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Repository
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Fan, Electric
Material
metal
Storage Location
Agent's Office Display
Repository
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Fan, Electric
Description
Metal fan with 3 blades and cage around blades. On/off switch and label that reads "General Electric No. 72848". Mounts to desk/table.
Material
metal
Condition Information
Fair - small amount of surface rust.
Category
Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
2012.67.86
Storage Location
Agent's Office Display
Width
23
Height
38
Units
cm

Grate - Fireplace

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Repository
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
brass, iron
Repository
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Description
Iron and brass grates for open fire place. Decorative brass posts with spherical tops have two decorative S shaped legs with spherical feet. One long iron square bar with a square S bend near the centre meets the bottom of the post perpendicular to the two
Material
brass, iron
Category
Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
1977-025-0067A-B
Length
49.50
Width
21.00
Height
40.50
Units
cm
Images

Holder, Match

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Repository
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Repository
Gay Lea Dairy Museum
Collection
Objects
Number of Parts
1
Category
Temperature Control Device (DO NOT USE)
Accession Number
Matchsafe
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Material
Silver
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Description
Lid for thermometer #5216.
Material
Silver
Condition Information
good
Category
Temperature Control Device
Artifact Number
5216b
Storage Range
basement
Units
inches
Images

Lighter - Tool

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Repository
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Repository
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Description
Silver cigarette flip lighter, "J.R.A." initials and shield logo with "Bowers" written across it are on the front. "Browers No.10 Browers MFG Co. Kalamazoo Mich. USA Patented" written on the bottom.
Material
metal
Condition Information
In good condition.
Category
Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
1985-002-0023
Length
5.25
Width
3.75
Height
1.25
Units
cm
Dimension Remarks
Measured at widest points.
Images
Repository
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Date Range From
1899
Material
Paper
Repository
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Description
Orange flip matchbook with matches “ Semi-ready Tailoring, The G.R. CHRISTIE Co., Aylmer, - ONT. Fits the hard to fit” on one side and “Semi-ready Tailoring Tailored to Individual Measure on a 4 Day Delivery Schedule” on the other. “Eddy’s Matches” and “Excise Tax Paid 1/4 of a cent" on the flap and "Quality and Style Always" on the other end.
Material
Paper
Condition Information
In good condition.
Category
Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Accession Number
1982-024-0740
Date Range From
1899
Length
5.00
Width
4.00
Units
cm
Images

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