1837 Victoria becomes Queen.
1838 Clydesdale Bank founded.
1842 Edinburgh and Glasgow are joined by railway.
1843 Robert Adamson develops calotype photography process.
1845 Electric telegraph begins operation.
1848 Jute cloth first produced in Dundee.
1854 Crimean War begins.
1857 Indian Mutiny
1867 Scottish Women’s Suffrage Society formed.
1872 First international football match Scotland 0-0 England.
1879 Tay Bridge disaster.
1883 First Carnegie free library opens in Dunfermline.
1887 Completion of the new Tay Bridge.
1890 Completion of the Forth Rail Bridge.
1898 Wireless telegraph in use.
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