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Your one-stop resource for dating & information on vintage and antique Chubb Locks, Safes & Security Equipment


Serial Number / Date

Size / Weight




D: 29th May 1938

Sz: 152 x 139mm

Safe lock, Detector,

private collection


D: 28th Nov 1838

Sz: 61 x 70mm

Cut cabinet drawer lock, Detector.

History of Locks Museum

Lock Register 1829 - 1840

A selection of Chubb locks made between 1829 - 1840, and preserved in private or public collections.

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Notes and Key to abbreviations used in the on-line registers.

D: date.  Mat: materials.Sn: serial number. Sz: size. Wt: weight.

Sizes, unless otherwise stated, refer to case or body size excluding extended bolts.