Wilson Bohannan - Research Padlocks

 

Click to Enlarge Image "78" - Transitional. 2 1/4" wide. Bronze case. Bronze shackle. "PATENT FEB 28 1865" is stamped on the obverse of the case. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co. Wilson Bohannan Patent # 46539
"The Scott Caley Collection" 
6576
Click to Enlarge Image "WB" - "672A". 1 9/16" wide (Actual: 1.575 wide x 2.428 high, 0.459 deep). Iron case. Iron shackle. Post key. Catalog #: Not determined. This lock does not appear in any of the WB catalogs that we have. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co.
"The Scott Caley Collection" 
6645
Click to Enlarge Image "NY&NRR". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Possibly New York & Norfolk Railroad Co. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co. 6756
Click to Enlarge Image "115" - Bronze - "WB" - Regular Case Posts - Regular Bronze Round Shackle - Regular Dust Guard. 2 1/2" wide. Bronze case. Bronze shackle. Post key. Spring dust guard. Clevis and chain. For Railroad cars and switches. "WILSON BOHANNAN BROOKLYN,N.Y. 115" is stamped on the obverse of the shackle. Catalog #: 115, first appears in catalog of 1886. This lock is not listed in any WB catalogs that we have. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co.  6306
Click to Enlarge Image "THE WILSON BOHANNAN CO MARION, OHIO". Brass case. Steel shackle.  Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co. 4595
Click to Enlarge Image "The WILSON BOHANNAN CO  Marion, Ohio  LUBRICATE WITH POWDERED GRAPHITE ". Brass case. Steel shackle.  Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co. 4449
Click to Enlarge Image "WBCo". 2" wide (Actual: 2.126 wide x 2.694 high x .510 deep). Bronze case. Bronze shackle. Post key. Catalog #: 300, first appears in catalog of 1894. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co.
It is not clear if "WBCo" represents a hardware co or the Wilson Bohannan Co.
"The Scott Caley Collection"
3195