Kingston, Massachusetts: Tool Encyclopedia

The Kingston, Massachusetts Tool Encyclopedia features information about various tools that were manufactured by C. DREW & Co. and described in that company's trade catalogues.

Listings from the following catalogues are presently included in the Encyclopedia:

Information from other catalogues will be included as they become available for study:

C. DREW tools:

Categories: Augers * Box & Crate Tools * Builders Hardware * Carpet Tools * Coopers Tools * Coppering Hammers & Punches * Crow Bars * Fishing Specialties * Floor Chisels * Hooks * Machine Shop Tools * Machinists & Mechanics Chisels * Magnetic Nail Holders * Mallets * Marlin Spikes, Prickers & Splicers * Masons Tools * Miscellaneous * Nail & Spike Pullers * Plumbers Tools * Punches * Ripping Chisels * Rivet Tools * Rollers * Scrapers * Shingle Irons * Shipwrights Caulking Tools * Stone Cutting Tools * Utility Tools * Wood Chisels * Wrecking Bars *

H. REED tools:

Categories: Shipwrights Caulking Tools * Box Chisels

H. REED was a mark used by C. DREW & Co. on some of the tools they manufactured. "H. REED" tools were less expensive than those marked "C. DREW" and by inference were probably somewhat lower in quality.

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