Yorkshire Double Edge Billhook by SKINNER & JOHNSON - No.869
A Yorkshire double edged billhook by SKINNER & JOHNSON of Ranskill, Nottinghamshire.
Marked 'SKINNER & JOHNSON 869 2' on the blade.
8 inch bottom edge.
This billhook has either been repaired or strengthened at some time in the past with a steel plate welded to either side of the handle straps - please see the close-up images.
The hardwood handle has a number of old, treated, worm exit holes but is firm and secure.
22 inches overall length.