List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Science & Technology / BBC Area / England - Manchester

  1. The spirit of Manchester - Progress The spirit of Manchester - Progress Contributed by Individual
  2. Wild Goat style jug Wild Goat style jug Contributed by Museum
  3. Oliver Philpot's Compass Oliver Philpot's Compass Contributed by Museum
  4. Crompton's cotton threads (1841) Crompton's cotton threads (1841) Contributed by Museum
  5. rolling rule from cruiser Prinz Eugen rolling rule from cruiser Prinz Eugen Contributed by Individual
  6. Old lock Old lock Contributed by Individual
  7. Barometer Barometer Contributed by Individual
  8. Stereoscopic viewer Stereoscopic viewer Contributed by Individual
  9. Stotherts Codd Bottle Stotherts Codd Bottle Contributed by Museum
  10. Watercolour, Liverpool Overhead Railway Watercolour, Liverpool Overhead Railway Contributed by Individual
  11. Georgian spectacles Georgian spectacles Contributed by Individual
  12. Pocket watch Pocket watch Contributed by Individual
  13. Fusee Watches Fusee Watches Contributed by Individual
  14. Photographic light meter Photographic light meter Contributed by Individual
  15. Cut throat razor Cut throat razor Contributed by Individual
  16. Stone-age multi tool Stone-age multi tool Contributed by Individual
  17. Fossilised seed Fossilised seed Contributed by Individual
  18. Bracket clock Bracket clock Contributed by Individual
  19. Muzzle loading double barrelled big game Muzzle loading double barrelled big game Contributed by Individual
  20. Long sea service flintlock pistol Long sea service flintlock pistol Contributed by Individual
  21. Opera glasses Opera glasses Contributed by Individual
  22. Pocket watch Pocket watch Contributed by Individual
  23. Pocket watch Pocket watch Contributed by Individual
  24. an RJ45 plug used to connect computers an RJ45 plug used to connect computers Contributed by Individual
  25. Arkwright spinning frame Arkwright spinning frame Contributed by Museum
  26. Roman lamps from North Africa Roman lamps from North Africa Contributed by Museum
  27. Joule's paddlewheel and calorimeter Joule's paddlewheel and calorimeter Contributed by Museum
  28. Ferranti Mark I computer logic door Ferranti Mark I computer logic door Contributed by Museum
  29. Fur forming machine Fur forming machine Contributed by Museum
  30. A Manchester made Longcase clock A Manchester made Longcase clock Contributed by Individual

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