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Post-medieval Nested Weight Tests

01 July 2019

Photo: Historylinks Image library   Nested weight sets of copper alloy have been found in a number of locations in the Highlands. Many are said to be made in Nuremberg, which produced lar...
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The Ballachulish Figure

01 June 2019

The Ballachulish Figure is an almost life-size humanoid wooden figure, found in 1880 during peat cutting in advance of building work at Ballachulish Moss, Lochaber.  It was discovered at the base...
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Communion Tokens

01 May 2019

On display in Dunrobin Castle Museum After the Reformation, members of a congregation had to have a token in order to receive communion. These were issued to members of the church by church eld...
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