Northern Lighthouse Board teacup image

Northern Lighthouse Board teacup, 19th century

Teacup

Miner's tallow lamp image

LVSAV1983.015

Miner's tallow lamp, 1920

Lamp

The Jessica Letters by Corra Harris and Paul Elmer More image

3134

The Jessica Letters by Corra Harris and Paul Elmer More, 1904

Miner's Library

The Jessica Letters by Corra Harris and Paul Elmer More

Locomotive Headlamp image

Locomotive Headlamp, 1923

Headlamp

Two women weavers at loom image

DUNIH 2008.11.7

Two women weavers at loom

Photographs

Photograph

SY Carola Diary image

1994-028

SY Carola Diary, 1907

Ephemera

Diary

School log book image

School log book, 1800s

Documents

Book, log

Two Trade Unionists image

NLC-1999-58

Two Trade Unionists, 1986

Industrial History

Painting, oil

Photograph of Neil's House image

ACHDN.2007.149

Photograph of Neil's House, 1870s or 1880s

Photographs

Photograph, black and white

Sledging rations for 1 man for 1 day image

ROY.30.2.33

Sledging rations for 1 man for 1 day, 1910

Discovery

Phototgraph

Carved Sperm Whale Tooth (Scrimshaw) image

Carved Sperm Whale Tooth (Scrimshaw)

Tooth

Jock Stein cigarette card image

COTSL-1988-178-6

Jock Stein cigarette card, 1940s

Social History

Cigarette card

Inkwell from Bell Rock Lighthouse image

Inkwell from Bell Rock Lighthouse, 1910

Inkwell

Dubs & Co. Locomotive Plate image

28330

Dubs & Co. Locomotive Plate, 1889

Locomotive plate

Model house image

Model house, 1800s

Model

Model house

Bovril Pemmican Tin image

W 79.133.37

Bovril Pemmican Tin

Discovery

'Longines' gold watch face with strap missing image

LVSAV2017.024

'Longines' gold watch face with strap missing, 1959

Watch

Harvesting oats at Auchindrain image

1999.27

Harvesting oats at Auchindrain, 1870s

Photographs

Photograph, black and white

A wooden shovel image

1998.2516

A wooden shovel, c.1880s

Shovel

Tool

Jute sack sewing image

DUNIH 2008.8.1

Jute sack sewing, 1952

Photographs

Photograph

The Koran image

2668

The Koran, 1887

Miner's Library

The Koran

Fisher woman in Kinghorn image

sfm_2965

Fisher woman in Kinghorn, 1914-1919

Photographs

Photograph

Cunard White Star Jigsaw Puzzle of RMS Queen Mary image

2015-008(2)

Cunard White Star Jigsaw Puzzle of RMS Queen Mary, c.1930

Jigsaw

Ephemera

Pit pony bridle and bit. image

1987.0554

Pit pony bridle and bit.

Protective equipment

Bit and Bridle

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