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Dr Thomas Boyle Grierson

Grid share from an old Scotch plough

Period:
18th Century
Description:

A grid share for use with an old Scotch plough. 

 

This example once formed part of the collection of the Victorian antiquary Dr Thomas Grierson who had a museum at Thornhill.  Part of his collection was transferred to Dumfries Museum in 1965.

Place of Production:
Dumfriesshire
Materials/Media:
wrought iron
Dimensions:
length 445mm
Source:
Stranraer Museum
Accession number:
DUMFM:1965.1780
Digital Number:
SRMA005n
Creation Date:
late 18th century
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council