List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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1950 - 1975

  1. Colliery Ambulance Trolley Colliery Ambulance Trolley Contributed by Museum
  2. Prestongrange Brickworks Wagon Prestongrange Brickworks Wagon Contributed by Museum
  3. Mouse House by Barbara Maynard Mouse House by Barbara Maynard Contributed by Museum
  4. Heart of the BBC and oven controlled Heart of the BBC and oven controlled Contributed by Museum
  5. Hofner Senator Guitar Hofner Senator Guitar Contributed by Individual
  6. A metal artificial hip replacement A metal artificial hip replacement Contributed by Museum
  7. Ouija Board or Spirit Board Ouija Board or Spirit Board Contributed by Individual
  8. Fishing Reel Fishing Reel Contributed by Individual
  9. 1959 Boy Scouts Pendant 1959 Boy Scouts Pendant Contributed by Individual
  10. 1953 Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Tin 1953 Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Tin Contributed by Individual
  11. Swiss army knife Swiss army knife Contributed by Individual
  12. Meccano steam engine Circa 1970's Meccano steam engine Circa 1970's Contributed by Individual
  13. Pinball Wizard 'Tommy' Boots Pinball Wizard 'Tommy' Boots Contributed by Museum
  14. The Elephant Boot The Elephant Boot Contributed by Museum
  15. Medals of Herbert Sulzbach Medals of Herbert Sulzbach Contributed by Museum
  16. Vintage Hole Punch Vintage Hole Punch Contributed by Individual
  17. Penicillin Notatum Culture Penicillin Notatum Culture Contributed by Museum
  18. The First TV Quiz Book The First TV Quiz Book Contributed by Individual
  19. name plaque - James Herriot name plaque - James Herriot Contributed by Museum
  20. Mud horse Mud horse Contributed by Museum
  21. Irish Newspaper Irish Newspaper Contributed by Individual
  22. Lord Brookeborough's Horseshoe Lord Brookeborough's Horseshoe Contributed by Individual
  23. 1960's Bus Tickets 1960's Bus Tickets Contributed by Individual
  24. Telcan Domestic Video Recorder Telcan Domestic Video Recorder Contributed by Museum
  25. Concorde Concorde Contributed by Museum
  26. River Don Engine River Don Engine Contributed by Museum
  27. Railway Ticket Railway Ticket Contributed by Individual
  28. British Railways last steam locomotive British Railways last steam locomotive Contributed by Individual
  29. Handcrafted wooden bowl with shell inlay Handcrafted wooden bowl with shell inlay Contributed by Individual
  30. 78 rpm recorded vinyl disc 78 rpm recorded vinyl disc Contributed by Individual
  31. Lourdes Pilgrimage Medal Lourdes Pilgrimage Medal Contributed by Individual
  32. 1960 Soda Syphon Bottle 1960 Soda Syphon Bottle Contributed by Individual
  33. 'Chip' basket for tomatoes 'Chip' basket for tomatoes Contributed by Individual
  34. Dummy fuel rod for nuclear test reactor Dummy fuel rod for nuclear test reactor Contributed by Museum
  35. Pottery Tableware Pottery Tableware Contributed by Individual
  36. Irish Warrior Princess Irish Warrior Princess Contributed by Individual
  37. Bacon Cooker Bacon Cooker Contributed by Museum
  38. Rhiwbina Garden Village embosser Rhiwbina Garden Village embosser Contributed by Museum
  39. QUB Civil Rights Banner QUB Civil Rights Banner Contributed by Museum
  40. Casoar Cap presented to Bewdley Casoar Cap presented to Bewdley Contributed by Museum
  41. Bamforth original postcard designs Bamforth original postcard designs Contributed by Museum
  42. Erinoid Plastic Samples Erinoid Plastic Samples Contributed by Museum
  43. Gloster E 28/39 spare front wheel Gloster E 28/39 spare front wheel Contributed by Museum
  44. The Carne Cross The Carne Cross Contributed by Museum
  45. Safety fuse for blasting underground Safety fuse for blasting underground Contributed by Museum
  46. Queensway Coronation Silk Queensway Coronation Silk Contributed by Museum
  47. A portable typwriter A portable typwriter Contributed by Individual
  48. 1970's Hoover Steam Iron 1970's Hoover Steam Iron Contributed by Individual
  49. Share Certificate from F. W. Woolworth Share Certificate from F. W. Woolworth Contributed by Individual
  50. CND Inaugural Meeting February 17th 1958 CND Inaugural Meeting February 17th 1958 Contributed by Individual

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