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Potato Scales

Description:

Farmers weighed their potatoes on scales like this before loading them into bags of regulated sizes. On Greater Cumbrae potatoes were exported them from the old Tatty Pier - now the site of Cumbrae's ferry slip. 

Source:
Museum of the Cumbraes
Digital Number:
NAFD001n
Copyright:
North Ayrshire Council