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Forum: Pre Industrial Revolution Locks

The lockmaking scene changed late in the 18th century when the Industrial Revolution got under way and locking principles started to be explored. This forum therefore is for the many and varied interesting locks before 1778 where the fixed ward or spring barbs were the means of security.

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  1. Banbury Stock Lock

    Started by hd54kh, 20-05-16 04:14 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    15-01-17, 08:26 PM Go to last post
  2. Old lock set

    Started by robverner, 05-12-16 05:03 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 404
    08-12-16, 11:57 AM Go to last post
  3. Dating tips? (For old locks)

    Started by NigelKTolley, 10-01-14 03:53 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 4,735
    02-11-16, 01:29 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,139
    04-05-16, 06:32 PM Go to last post
  4. Banbury Lock Any Idea Of Age

    Started by crafties, 24-11-11 05:04 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 9,052
    19-10-15, 08:03 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,612
    08-05-15, 04:05 AM Go to last post
  5. Unusual Collectable

    Started by Doug MacQueen, 05-05-15 11:55 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,700
    05-05-15, 11:55 AM Go to last post
  6. How do French latch keys work?

    Started by MDoodle, 24-11-14 02:24 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 7,516
    24-11-14, 07:03 PM Go to last post
  7. where is this from?

    Started by ptross, 20-09-13 04:50 AM
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    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 8,641
    31-10-14, 08:46 PM Go to last post
  8. Probable 17th English Century Box Lock

    Started by Bassoonbloke, 18-09-13 04:22 PM
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    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 5,145
    31-10-14, 07:52 PM Go to last post
  9. 1500's Venetian Key Replica

    Started by Doug MacQueen, 07-07-14 11:58 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 13,105
    08-07-14, 09:05 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 8,219
    14-06-14, 08:12 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 4,081
    12-02-14, 08:17 PM Go to last post
  10. Spectacular Twisted Key

    Started by Doug MacQueen, 21-07-13 09:12 PM
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    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 7,382
    13-01-14, 03:32 PM Go to last post
  11. Ancient lock to identify - help please !

    Started by dlories, 25-04-13 10:00 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 4,797
    01-05-13, 04:40 AM Go to last post
  12. Mt. Holly, N.J. Prison Museum

    Started by Doug MacQueen, 22-06-12 01:11 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 5,321
    14-07-12, 01:06 AM Go to last post
  13. Serrature Anciens = Antique locks

    Started by Doug MacQueen, 22-01-12 03:46 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,802
    22-01-12, 05:28 PM Go to last post
  14. Serrature Antiche = Antique Locks

    Started by Doug MacQueen, 22-01-12 02:08 AM
    • Replies: 0
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