Harrison´s third marine chronometer, 1757.
Muybridge´s Zoopraxiscope, 1880.
St Pancras Station Hotel, London, 1866-1870.
´Do the Continental´, BR poster, c 1980s.
George Salmon, Irish mathematician and theologian, late 19th century.
Nazeing Glassworks, c 1980
Drawing made using a 1909 harmonograph.
Louis Marie Hilaire Bernigaud, French chemist, early 20th century.
First launch of the Saturn V rocket, 9th November, 1967.
Richard S Lawrence, American engineer, late 19th century.
Soroban, Japanese, 1975-1978.
Sir William Henry Perkin, English chemist, c late 19th century.
Amy Johnson, British aviator, 2 May 1930.
Cossor portable oscilloscope, c 1952.
Specimen of crown glass showing method of cutting, c 19th century.
Cassegrain reflecting telescope, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1931.
Early solid-state ruby laser, 1965-1966.
Interior view of Derby Station, Derbyshire, 1830-1844.
Packet of ´Queen´s Honey´ soap, c 1890-1914.
C S Rolls driving his 60 hp Mors motor car, 1902.
Cooke and Wheatstone two-needle telegraph, 1844.
Fleming´s original thermionic valve, 1889.
The destruction of the ‘Victoria & Albert’ balloon, 16 June 1851.
Frontispiece of ´Cosmic System´ by Galileo, 1663.
Four neon lights, c 1920.
Electrotherapeutic machine, 1890-1910.
Nipple shield, English, 1799.
Handley Page ´Horatius´, Croydon Airport, Greater London, c 1930s.
‘Shadow Box’, an interactive exhibit in ‘Launch Pad’, Science Museum, 2002.
Oxidising oven for making carbon fibre, mid 1960s.
Dental forceps, Indian, c 19th century.
Bleadon Man´s left foot, 1999.
Uniform Polyhedra, c 1965.
Tuning fork, c 1869-1874.
Trade card of John Mottram, engraver, c 1851.
´Interior of the Well House, Carisbrooke Castle, Isle of Wight’, c 1850s.
´Vale of the Usk’, LMS poster, 1923-1947.
‘View from the Gates of the Palace’, 1 December 1783.
John Herschel´s drawing of a clockwork device, c 1830s.
Ceramic light switch, c 1900.
Samuel Franklin Cody and his ´manlifting kite´, c 1904.
Data preparation at Mothercare, 1975.
´The Nile Control Works’, early 1920s.
Wall 35mm cine camera, c 1948.
Kodak DCS fitted to Nikon F3 camera, 1990s.
´Pass-Room Bridewell´, 1808.
REM view dream machine, 2002.
French 120-gun warship, c 1793-1815.
´The Alchemist Doctor´, 1736-1791.
Gowin Knight, English physicist, 1751.
´Tissot synthetic idea 2001´ watch, 1971.
Thomas Wright´s trade card, instrument maker, c early 18th century.
The surface of the Moon, 1967.
J H Steward, English optician.
Pocket sundial, Saxon, 10th century.
Claude Grahame-White, pilot, 1911.
´Tri-Compax´ calendar chronograph wristwatch, c 1955-1960.
Fibre optic apparatus, late 20th century.
Sword thrust, chronophotograph by Marey, 1895.
Lee de Forest, American electrical engineer and inventor, c 1960.
Group of standard weights from around the world.
´Give me the first one that comes´, c 1850.
Erwin Schrodinger, Austrian physicist, lecturing at the blackboard, c 1950.
Producing bone cells for use in ´bio-glass´ bonding, October 2001.
‘Turntable’, an interactive exhibit in the Launch Pad gallery, December 2002.
´Go by Train, Quick, Comfortable, Convenient’, BR poster, 1952.
´Faces of the Hopeful´, Ellis Island by Lewis Hine, 1910.
Norwegian herring boat, late 19th century.
´Marienbrucke in Dresden’, Germany, c 1840.
´A Cornish Ferry´ , GWR poster, 1945.
Battleground of Resaca, Georgia, USA, 1866.
Great Central Railway 4-4-2 express locomot
Pentax ´Espio 115’ autofocus camera, 1990s.
Lighthouse lamp reflector mirror, early 19th century.
Specimen of polythene, 1938.
Actor dressed as an astronaut, Science Museum, London, 24 April 2001.
Early Bell telephone and terminal panel, 1877.
Amuletic necklace, from Hebron, Palestine, c 1880-1930.
Measuring balance, Persian, 1700-1900.
Manchester Airport, family in restaurant with BEA Vanguard behind, 1965.
The erecting shop at the Grand Junction Railway engine-works, Crewe, 1849
Leyland ´New World´ motor fire engine, 1936.
´LNER Containers´, LNER poster, c 1930s.
Three-ring Enigma cypher machine in wooden transit case, c 1930s.
The ‘Nassau’ balloon over London, c 1836.
´Travellers Fare’, BR poster, 1980.
Railway suspension bridge, near Stockton, 19th century.
‘Cotton Gin, Eastern Turkestan’, c 1874.
Royal ship of Cheops, c 2500 BC.
Leonardo’s designs for breech-loading gun and moveable tower, c 1480s.
Firex glass ball fire extinguisher with original packaging, 1901-1970.
George Parker Bidder, mathematician, engineer and child prodigy, 1815.
Victoria Blast Furnaces, South Wales, 1880-1895.
Travelling Post Office, 1885.
Surgical instrument set, Persian, 18th century.
Iron bloomery and forge, 1555.
Woman asleep on a train, c 1967.
Nintendo ´Game Boy´, 1989.
Liverpool Royal Infirmary, 9 October 1980.
Amalgamated Sugar Company factory, Oregon, USA, October 1939
Naval schooner ´Express´, 1815.
Pocket watch in silver pair case, c 1800.
Blanchard’s first ascent in a balloon, 2 March 1784.
Outfall of the Kings Scholars-pond sewer, London, early 19th century.
Guglielmo Marconi, Italian inventor and physicist, 1905.
Specimen of early tinned food, c 1899-1902.
´Goole Steam Shipping’, LMS poster, 1923-1947.
SS ´Great Britain´ ashore in Dundrum Bay, Ireland, 1846.
Celestial globe, Dutch, 1603.
A selection of early European pestle and mortars, 1300-1500.
´Isle of Wight’,SR poster, 1946.
King Edward VIII, 17 August 1936.
First Aid Nursing Yeomanry (FANYs) in ambul
Leonardo da Vinci, Italian artist, engineer and inventor, c 1510.
Marie Francois Xavier Bichat, French pathologist, c early 19th century.
View looking east from Welwyn viaduct, Hertfordshire, c 1900.
The first manned free flight ascent in a balloon, 21 November 1783.
Junkers Ju 52/3M personnel carrier, 1933.
Multiplying glass, 1840-1850.
The steam engine of Sir Hiram Maxim´s flying machine, 1894.
Ascent stage of the Apollo Lunar Module 3 (LM-3), 1968.
Shopping with clothing coupons, World War Two, c 1942.
Mortising machine, Yard No 1896, c 1800.
´Great Western Railway Exhibition - Elton
Hawker Hurricane MkI, c 1940.
´Mablethorpe and Sutton-on-Sea´, BR (ER) poster, 1956.
ATV studios, Elstree, April 1961.
An octant designed by Hadley, c 1730.
Skeleton of Bleadon Man, 1999.
Washing dollies, c 1550-c 1780.
Fireman and his family with medal, Buckingham Palace, 8 May 1945
´New-bridge, Oxfordshire’, 1799.
Rectangular protractor, late 18th century.
Universal equinoctial ring sun dial, 1710-1729.
Ford Model T four-seat tourer motor car, 1916.
´Redcar’, LNER poster, 1932.
Prismatic compass with bubble tube and small telescope, 1870.
Raven´s Coloured Progressive Matrices Test, 1938.
Stephen Hawking, English theoretical physicist, 1990s.
´Colwyn Bay’, LMS poster, c 1930s.
Women posing with the latest HMV gramophone, 31 January 1933.
Gingerbread man cutter, 1990s.
800 hp double cylinder engines fitted to HMS ´Retribution´, 1842.
‘Do Your Xmas Shopping Early’, Victoria Railways (Australia) poster, c 1940s.
Classroom full of primary school girls, Birmingham, West Midlands, c 1928.
Steam locomotive ´Neil Gow´, Ais Gill Viaduct, Settle and Carlisle line, 1960.
‘Shelvador’ electric compression domestic refrigerator, 1934-1935.
Haematology laboratory, 1981.
Iron Duke´ steam locomotive with railway workers, c 1900s.
Ammoniaphone, ‘for voice cultivation by chemical means’, English, 1871-1900.
Durex ´fetherlite’ condom, 1999.
Operating a tape machine in telegraphy office at the Daily Herald, 8 June 1931.
Space Shuttle Main Engine (SSME) test firing, USA, 1981.
Charing Cross Railway Station, London, late 1860s.
Ford Model T four-seat tourer motor car, 1916.
Early X-ray tube, c 1896.
Egyptian seagoing sailing ship, c 1500 BC.
´The Menai Bridge’, Wales, c 1830.
Sir Jagadis C Bose, Indian physicist and botanist, c 1920.
Steel dental forceps, c 1870.
Four-way sand glass, Italian, 17th century.
The second Eddystone lighthouse, Devon, 1708.
‘Submarine Sounding: Dover Patrol’, 1917.
Chart of the planetary system, c 1850.
Transformations of a conoid, string surface model, 1872.
Meteorological allegory, 1688.
Officer of a submarine fixing a message to the leg of a carrier-pigeon, 1914-1918.
Telegraph House at Trinity Bay, Newfoundland, Canada, 1858.
Silva Combi 2 map measurer, c 1989.
Straight horn loudspeaker, 1921.
Man wearing an artificial leg, 1890-1910.
Camshaft pulley moulds, 1994-1995.
Distillation apparatus, 15th century.
Cyanotype of Himanthalia Lorea, c 1843.
A Gharnai (a raft of pots) from the Gaya River, near Patna, India, c 1851-1929.