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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.5.47
Description
Burnaby Municipal Police issue handcuffs. The cuffs are secured by three links of chain. There is no key.
Object History
These handcuffs were used by Constable George Jeffery. George Jeffery served as a Constable on the Burnaby Police Force from 1912 - 1935. His patrolled the large Central Park District by foot, stretching from Boundary to Royal Oak and Marine Drive to Moscrop. Over the coarse of his duties, Consta…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.5.47
Description
Burnaby Municipal Police issue handcuffs. The cuffs are secured by three links of chain. There is no key.
Object History
These handcuffs were used by Constable George Jeffery. George Jeffery served as a Constable on the Burnaby Police Force from 1912 - 1935. His patrolled the large Central Park District by foot, stretching from Boundary to Royal Oak and Marine Drive to Moscrop. Over the coarse of his duties, Constable Jeffery saw the need for recreational activities in the area. He founded the Burnaby Athletic Association which featured a competitive boxing ring and gym. In 1935, when the Burnaby Police became the British Columbia Provincial Police, rather than leave the community he chose to leave the force. George Jeffery than worked at the nearby Oakalla Prison Farm until retiring in 1945.
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Regulative and Protective Tools and Equipment
Regulative and Protective Tools and Equipment - Restraint Device
Name Access
Jeffery, George
Burnaby Municipal Police
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.23.3
Description
Set of police handcuffs; with key
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.23.3
Description
Set of police handcuffs; with key
Marks/Labels
"Peerless Patent 1531451 - 1872857"
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Regulative and Protective Tools and Equipment
Regulative and Protective Tools and Equipment - Restraint Device
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.190.1
Description
Pair of leg irons, for police, prisons use. Made in England and constructed of wrought iron. The securing chain consists of five links on either side of a swival. Surface is discoloured by rust patina.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.190.1
Description
Pair of leg irons, for police, prisons use. Made in England and constructed of wrought iron. The securing chain consists of five links on either side of a swival. Surface is discoloured by rust patina.
Marks/Labels
"_ _ _TISH / MADE", stamped in side of cuff. "HIATT", stamped in cuff. "WARRENTED . WROUGHT _______", stamped in cuff. "1", stamped in cuff
Country Made
England
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Regulative and Protective Tools and Equipment
Regulative and Protective Tools and Equipment - Restraint Device
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.190.2
Description
Heavy handcuffs with a single swivel link in the connecting chain. Surface is plated but is badly worn.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.190.2
Description
Heavy handcuffs with a single swivel link in the connecting chain. Surface is plated but is badly worn.
Marks/Labels
"HIATT", stamped in cuff
Maker
HIATT
Country Made
England
Subjects
Public Services
Public Services - Policing
Regulative and Protective Tools and Equipment
Regulative and Protective Tools and Equipment - Restraint Device
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
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