Historic Tools of North Castle

Gardening Tool

This tool at Smith’s Tavern is unknown as to name or use.  It may have been used to hand furrow soil and/or be part of the processing of seed planting.  It is made of cast iron and appears to be handmade by a blacksmith. It is uniquely hinged with two forks of three tines.


If anyone does know more about this particular tool, please email the Historical Society with this much needed information.


Reference:  None

Catalog Items:

Item T253

Location:Panel 12
Length: 42 cm
Width: 12 cm
Height: 9 cm
Weight: 1442 g