Today we have attended site to remove this unusually large Climax, physically the largest I have yet come across (circa 1850). The patent I have shown elsewhere on the site shows a patent date of 1892 but I believe they were not patented until many years after their invention, certainly after the inventor died as can be seen on the patent.
More to follow...
Re-sprung and back in the ground for another...hundred years?
As there is so little information out there with regard to door closers, especially vintage and antique model floor springs, I thought I would start this blog.