Shapland and Petter Hooter
Steam hooter used to signal the start, mid-day break and end of shift at Shapland and Petter factory.
Museum number: NDDMS 2012.1
Simple name: Steam Whistle
Material: Brass Iron
Date: 20th Century
Collections: Social History
Production: Shapland and Petter
Dimensions: Height 310mm Width 100mm
Location: On Display
North Devon in 100 Objects: Chosen by Barumite John Bradbeer, who remembers the hooter summoning his father to work.