Animal trap, mole trap type (incomplete).; LDQEH.2007.314
Animal trap, mole trap type (incomplete).Object number
This is a `Tong or scissor type`dedicated mole trap made in the 1800s of wrought iron, -(except for the leaf-springs on the grips, which have rusted away.)
The grips were depressed on the springs, and the tongs were inserted 2" into the ground with the open jaws aligned with the
mole tunnel awaiting it to trigger the trap.
Simple, - (if you knew where the mole tunnel was..)
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