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Drawing of the first composite passenger coach introduced on the Stockton and Darlington Railway, 1830-31

Symeon of Durham On the origins and progress of the church of Durham

Illustration of George Stephenson's locomotive, ‘Locomotion’ 1875

“The first report of a society for preventing accidents in coal mines”

Joseph Swan’s recollection of the first use of his incandescent lightbulbs at Cragside

High level Bridge, Newcastle

Plan of Seathwaite showing wad-mine surface and workings, 1821

Drawing of a retort used by Boulton and Watt to provide gas lighting at Phillips and Lee textile mill Salford, 1805.

Cunard Staff Magazine, Vol. 2, No. 4 (Jan 1923).

Map of the River Weaver, surveyor John Billington 1721

Mersey Tunnel Construction photograph

Set of playing cards depicting the counties of England and Wales, Robert Morden, 1676

Colne Valley Division Labour Union Minute Book 1891-1900

Pre-Gestee advert c1940, fore runner of PG Tips

Port Sunlight Works and Village c1914

Plan of the Saltburn Inclined Tramway

Photograph of Bessemer Convertor

Lithograph depicting Hetton Colliery

‘Jumbo Farm’ Minute Book 1861-1863'

Articles of partnership between John Brunner and Ludwig Mond, 28 February 1873


“W and D” Birdseye View of Textiles of Manchester

George Stephenson's Rocket, 1822

Flying machines designed by Sir George Cayley (1773-1857)

Painting by Giovanni Montiroli of a design for the Ceiling of the Saloon at Alnwick Castle. c.1850

Replica of ‘Rocket’ 1886.

Ten Years of Nuclear Power, publicity publication by the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority, 1966

Plan of the proposed harbour buildings at Seaham by John Dobson, 1828

Baptism of Capability Brown

Birdseye View of Barrow Docks and Shipbuilding Yard

Electric light fittings for St George's Church, Preston designed by Sir Albert Richardson

Register of Archbishop Walter de Grey, 1225-1255

High level Bridge, Newcastle

‘Wash your hands now – as mummy does!’ c1960 leaflet

Photograph of Queensway Mersey Tunnel, Liverpool to Birkenhead under construction, 1931

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