Iron spade head.

Iron spade head painted black, used for trenching in heavy soil and found by George Holleyman between 1941-3 in a ruined thatched cottage in Ruaig.


Tiree in 100 Objects – 76 – Spade Head

The History of Tiree in 100 Objects

Object Details

Other Number: not specified

Iron spade head used for trenching in peaty soil

Found in a ruined thatched cottage in Ruaig by George Holleyman while he was serving at RAF Tiree during 1941-3.

Normal Location: Main Store West: archive box 2
Current Location: normal location

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