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This is an original W.F. & J. Barnes Co. wood lathe No. 3. The lathe was manufactured in Rockford, Illinois. The lathe includes the base of a tool rest, the head and tail stocks, the bench, and the cast iron legs. A previous owner attached a wooden frame to the lower portion of the lathe, please see photos. There is no treadle or motor for this lathe. Some of the original paint on the bed is still visible. It is just as found where it had been stored in an old barn in Indiana.There is some light rust and other wear to the lathe, but there are no cracks or structural damage. Please see photos.
This item is offered for pickup only. However, delivery to a tool meeting in the Midwest U.S. is a possibility, please contact prior to offerding.