3/8 inch VARVILL Tongue & Groove Match Planes for GP PRESTON
A good pair of beechwood 3/8 inch tongue & groove moulding planes by VARVILL of York.
Marked 'VARVILL & SONS LTD EBOR WORKS YORK' with the Bishops Mitre trade mark on the toes with '3/8' on each heel.
Also marked 'GP PRESTON TOOL MERCHANT SHEFFIELD' on the toes.
'X' is stamped on the top of each stock behind the wedge, this is believed to be the mark of the plane hand or maker employed by VARVILL.
Good length SANDERSON BROTHERS blade irons.
Some old fixing holes to the toe and heel of the tongue plane, please see images.
Previous owner's stamps 'G.HILL' and 'F.FROW'.
A few minor surface knocks and scratches.
95/8 inches overall length.