To the Plumbers
In introducing to your notice this new edition
of our Catalogue, we would remind you that for many years we
have specialized in the manufacture of Plumbers' Tools.
Plumbing is a highly technical trade, and for
efficient work you require the best Tools-correct in shape and
design, and of full weight.
In our Factory all these points are carefully
It is our constant endeavor, by means of strict
supervision and frequent tests, to maintain the very high
reputation our Tools have always enjoyed.
When buying Tools, therefore, ask your Dealer
for MARPLES "Shamrock Brand".
MARPLES “Shamrock Brand” Tools are stocked by
the leading Dealers and Hardware Stores, who buy their tools in
bulk, and can distribute cheaply and efficiently - besides
giving that personal, service which is so appreciated by the
Remember - a good tool quickly pays for itself,
whether you work for profit or pleasure; a poor tool is a poor
bargain, whatever the price. MARPLES “Shamrock Brand” TOOLS are
known all over the world for their outstanding quality; they are
of BRITISH MANUFACTURE throughout and carry an unqualified
Your dealer is authorized to replace any tool
which fails to give full satisfaction providing it has been
fairly used on the work for which it was designed.
WM. MARPLES & SONS, LIMITED.
The catalog offered here was made available by Mark Stansbury.
Mark designed and maintains several websites dedicated to
hand tools of 19th century. Here are a few links that will take
you to his sites: