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Iron hand or bag hook stamped 'D. Macdonald'.

Date: pre 1980
Dimensions:
Overall: 260 x 150 x 95 mm, 0.55 kg
Medium: Metal
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Tools and equipment
Object Name: Baling hook
Object No: 00001139

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    Description
    Bag hook. Stamped 'D. Macdonald'.
    HistoryAccording to Ralph Sawyer, who donating three baling hooks to the Museum, this type of hook was used by truck drivers rather than Waterside Workers. The double prong prevented damage to hessian bags.

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