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Survey and Valuation of Selby Abbey lands surrendered at the Dissolution

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

Registration card for the Municipal School of Art, Manchester, issued to L. S. Lowry

Sketch of wall hanging from the Art Treasures Manchester exhibition,

Diary & Terrier of Brotherton Parish, 1778 - 1996

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

Lady Anne Clifford’s Great Books of Record

Huddersfield Female Educational Institute Advertisement

First Minute Book, Northern Architectural Association

High level Bridge, Newcastle

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

Conveyance of the Ramsden (Huddersfield) Estates from Sir John Frecheville Ramsden to the Mayor Alderman and Burgesses of the County Borough of Huddersfield (Huddersfield Corporation) with full plans, 29 Sep 1920

Birdseye View of Barrow Docks and Shipbuilding Yard

Author's proof copy of Love on the Dole

Ennis and Freeman on Sydney Harbour Bridge during construction

Laws and Objects of the Rochdale Society of Equitable Pioneers

Photograph of the tanker 'World Unicorn' before launch

Plan of the Saltburn Inclined Tramway

Photograph of Birtley Belgians

Cellar book for His Grace the Duke of Bridgewater

Tony Harrison’s notebook for the poem ‘v.’

Ferry boats

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

Colne Valley Division Labour Union Minute Book 1891-1900

Scrapbook of Bradford views and portraits

Mersey Tunnel Construction photograph

Birkenhead Park – sales plan

Lithograph depicting Hetton Colliery


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

Pre-Gestee advert c1940, fore runner of PG Tips

Photograph of four soldiers of the 18th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914

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

Baptism of Capability Brown

North West Lesbian and Gay Equality Campaign Programme, 20 Feb 1988

Lanchester Diploma

Architectural plan of the Bank of England, Newcastle branch

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

The Victoria Engine designed by James Close 1837

‘Our Northern Film Heritage’

Alexandra Park

Register of Archbishop Walter de Grey, 1225-1255

Alfred Wainwright 1907-1991

Roker Pier, Sunderland, under construction

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

Port Sunlight Works and Village c1914

Photograph of Marks & Spencer store, Leeds 1909

University of Durham 1837 Charter

High level Bridge, Newcastle

The Whitby Cartulary

Cammell Laird – photograph of the launch of the Windsor Castle

Everton FC Home Programme

Map of the River Weaver, surveyor John Billington 1721

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

Photograph of workmen at The Bowes Museum

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

Photograph of the construction of the Tyne Bridge

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

‘Jumbo Farm’ Minute Book 1861-1863'

‘Part of the Wall near Benwell Hill, with an Apple Tree growing upon its Summit’

Poster advertising The People's Excursion Trains to the Art,Treasures Exhibition, Manchester

The Peterloo Massacre, Manchester

Replica of ‘Rocket’ 1886.

Charter of Edward II, 12 May 1316

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

John Crossley and Sons Limited, carpet manufacturers of Dean Clough, Halifax, Centenary Illustration, 1903

Durham and the North East Coast – Report of the Labour Party’s Commission of Enquiry into the Distressed Areas

Manchester and Salford Boys and Girls Refuges and Homes Admission Form

Diaries and journals of Ellen Weeton (written 1807-1825)

“W and D” Birdseye View of Textiles of Manchester

Co-operative Wholesale Society, A Colossus of Commerce

Photograph of Pit Brow Women leaving screen room at Gibfield Colliery, Atherton, 22 August 1918.

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

Chartist movement poster, Carlisle, 1839

Photograph of Bessemer Convertor

George Walker’s watercolours for The Costume of Yorkshire, 1814

George Stephenson's Rocket, 1822

Letters patent: Charter of incorporation 20 January 1345


Photograph of Walter Marshall while serving as a pilot in the RAF in the Middle

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

Manchester Caribbean Carnival leaflet, 1993

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