Victorian

Timeline

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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Wee County At War was created by a husband and wife team with a passion for history They can provide
Historical ironwork replicas based on archaeological finds. jason@wielandforge.co.uk http://www.wielandforge.co.uk/ https://www.facebook.com/wielandforge/
Handmade Leather Goods. Based in Leicestershire, England. https://www.facebook.com/wildboarleather/
The Woodland Tannery is an exciting new social enterprise based on Scotland’s rich history of leather tanning and forest management.
Wordsmithcrafts seeks to enable people to access their past and by doing this better understand their present situation and hope
Reproductions of historical objects from the Migration Area, Viking Age and other periods. wyrmcrafts@gmail.com https://www.facebook.com/wyrmcrafts/ https://www.etsy.com/fr/shop/wyrmcrafts
HAND-TURNED AND SPECIAL FOR MUSEUMS AND LIVING HISTORY +49 173 7256711 info@zeitenhandel.de https://www.facebook.com/Zeitenhandel/ https://www.zeitenhandel.de/
Hand-woven fabrics from past times, unique pieces made with love. zeitensprung@googlemail.com https://www.facebook.com/Silvia.Zeitensprung/ https://www.zeitensprung-handweberei.de/