Nameplate, Ralph King Plumber & Tinsmith; Unknown manufacturer; 1914-1918; WY.00...
Nameplate, Ralph King Plumber & TinsmithAbout this object
This is a name plate for Ralph King Plumber and Tinsmith, Wyndham.
Originally from Milton, Thomas Ralph King arrived in Wyndham around 1913. He first worked for the firm Hastings, Wilson & Co and when the firm folded he took up their business operating for a short time as the local plumber and tinsmith.
Ralph succumbed to influenza on 25 November 1918. Aged only 33, he left behind a widow, three daughters and a son.
inorganic, processed material, metal, alloy, brass (?)Inscription and Marks
Pressed into metal: 'RALPH KING PLUMBER AND TINSMITH WYNDHAM'
Handwritten in white ink on back: 'WYT381'
h 26 mm x w 44 mm x d 1 mm
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