W. Marples & Sons Carpenter ruler.
W. Marples & Sons Sheffield Carpenter ruler, Circa 1860-1880 and made of boxwood and brass. There are different scales engraved on the ruler. Dimension 17 x 5 cm.
In 1821, William Marples Junior joined his fatherâ€™s joinery making business, and the company was founded in 1828. Â In 1860, William’s own sons joined him and the firm became William Marples and Sons.