Manila Rope Transmission Handbook of Instruction on the Installation and Care of Transmission Rope

By: [Plymouth Cordage Company]

Price: $45.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Stapled stiff paper with gloss printed sheets; all pages outlined in blue with some drawings, charts and figures. 8.5 inches tall, 16 pages. Catalogue no. 054. Minor hand soiling hand handling to wraps; interior fine, tight and clean.


8 copies found located in institutions.


The company, founded in 1824, had a large factory located on the Plymouth waterfront. By the late 19th century, the Plymouth Cordage Company had become the largest manufacturer of rope and twine in the world.


They specialized in ship rigging and was chosen among other competitors in the early 1900s to manufacture the rope used on the USS Constitution. The company's twine, Plymouth binder twine, popular among farmers. [wiki]

Title: Manila Rope Transmission Handbook of Instruction on the Installation and Care of Transmission Rope

Author Name: [Plymouth Cordage Company]

Categories: MATERIAL & POPULAR CULTURE, EPHEMERA,

Publisher: North Plymouth, Mass.: , 1941, Plymouth Cordage Company: 1941

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: None Issued

Type: Book

Seller ID: 012020