Small cardboard box containing a collection of pottery shards, flints, cobbles and other stones found on the surface of the walled mound at Ruaig/Salum in August 2018.
Handmade, pig-iron meat cleaver for cutting up sheep. Made in Vaul.
Large, brass, Canadian, artillery shell casing dated 1918 from WWI, with a replica lead cap made by Donald Brown, Vaul. On the base is stamped “-18Pr II VSM 1918 LOT 5424”.
Large wooden pulley block found at the west end of Crossapol beach in 2008/2009. Thought to be from the schooner ‘Oceana‘, which was wrecked at the east end of the beach in 1949.
Silver Tiree Sports medal won by Archie MacLean of Whitehouse, Cornaigbeg, in 1907.
Flat steel cabinet scaper from Vaul, inscribed with ‘C R Pugh’. Said to have been used for finishing the wood of coffins.
Chrome-plated Morse signalling torch from Lochearn. Given to Donald Brown, Vaul, by Captain Johnny MacKinnon, Vaul.
Sail-maker’s padded leather palm pad. Found at The Moorings, Balephuil.
Army knife with ‘ J. CAMPBELL’ engraved on the side. Found at The Moorings, Balephuil.
Small metal oil dispenser for lubricating hinges etc. Found at The Moorings, Balephuil.