Original and reproduction antique keys for vintage and antique trunks, cabinets, desks, furniture and other locks.
Antique leather trunk the lock reads the yale and towne mfg co and sais made in usa also sais pin and tumbler - answered by a verified antique expert. You are here: home about us our history our history we’re proud of our heritage and excited about the future in 1868 linus yale and henry towne formed the yale lock manufacturing company, later to become yale and towne manufacturing co the company broadened its scope from locks to materials handling in 1875, over 137 years ago in 1920 yale and towne.
Very small yale & towne brass and steel lever lock that has no key but the shackle is free and has spring to it and should work fine with the proper key rare yale bicentric padlock oil pipeline markings collector lock dual key way $1050 2 bids 14 watching very rare padlock i made the keys myself this yale bicentric is marked with socal pipeline marking really awesome lock. This yale catalog no 26 was issued in 1929 (not 1910) the publication date is indicated on page iv. I'm trying to find a key for a old yale & towne lock i purchased i was wondering if you could help me identify what kind of barrel key i should be looking for maybe in the antique shops it has a number on the back of the lock 16 is there away you would know what date this lock was from and what. Linus yale and henry r towne who revolutionized lock-making famous leaders of industry (1920.
Our history we’re proud of our heritage and excited about the future yale was founded in 1844 when linus yale jr of connecticut, usa, invented the pin-tumbler cylinder lock and gave his name to a range of engineered products synonymous with quality and.
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Yale old locks and safes contact site map vintage yale glossary of terms vintage yale locks & safes as a general rule, you will not find many old tumbler style devices still set to their default combinations, because nearly all locks of that style were designed to allow combination changing once they were in use by a home or business though some lock. Locks for antique trunks locks for the so called early steamer trunks were first made by hand before 1833 in or around 1836, trunk locks were made by machine and continued to be manufactured as such until the late1920s with some simple modifications for the present day foot lockers.