Worthington Water Meter Model D

This is a disc water meter with frost-proof bottom and serial number 994,607, that fits a ¾” pipe, and that was made at the Worthington Hydraulic Works in Harrison, New Jersey. Worthington introduced its disc meter in 1905, and ceased making meters under its own name in 1933.
Ref: Worthington Meters, Disc Pattern (Harrison, New Jersey, 1921), pp. 11-13.
Object Name
water meter
date made
ca 1905-1933
Worthington Hydraulic Works
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
place made
United States: New Jersey, Harrison
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Water Meters
Measuring & Mapping
Natural Resources
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Water Meters
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
A.A. Hirsch

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