QE2 Starboard High Pressure Turbine Pattern

The story behind our QE2 turbine patternsRead more

Lady Dorothy

This week I have been researching some interesting images related to the history of shipbuilding here in Irvine, where the Museum is located. They show maintenance work being undertaken on the coaster “Lady Dorothy” at Ayrshire Dockyard in 1953.Read more

Siege of Ladysmith Pocket Watch and Medal

This week we will look at two items awarded to Douglas Hastings Ramsay following his role in the Siege of Ladysmith during the Second South African War.Read more

the Order of the Rose

Alexander Stephen's 'Knight Office of the Order of the Rose' MedalsRead more

Women at Work in World War One

Although traditionally viewed as men’s work, during both World Wars women worked in ship and engineering yards along the ClydeRead more

Denny Bros. "Arkivz"

A rare survivor from the 19th and 20th centuries is this Office Scrapbook filled in by the Test Tank and Drawing Office staff of Dennys of DumbartonRead more

Bag of Sailmaker's Tools

Complete set of sailmaker’s tools in a canvas bag.Read more

Denny Bros. Archive Material

Recent donation relating to William Denny and Brothers Ltd.Read more

The Lloyds Medal

The Lloyds Medal for saving life at seaRead more