Brookfield Museum and Historical Society
An Extended Learning and Research Center
165 Whisconier Road, P.O. Box 5231, Brookfield, CT 06804
The Modern Carpenter Plane
This tool is one of the early factory made production tools. This particular plane is identified as “Bailey” #6 with a Stanley blade and clamp. Interestingly, Roman Carpenter Planes with iron stocks, were found in England and were dated back to the fourth century.