MOBILE?
Join! | Sign In home 
Johnstone History Museum
A Project of Johnstone History Society
JHM Web Log
Johnstone Grand Industrial Exibition 1853
The Great Industrial Exhibition, organised by the Johnstone Mechanics' Institiution took place in 1853 in a building behind McDowall Street in Johnstone. It showcased over a thousand items in four classes, Machinery; Manufactured Goods; The Fine Arts and Curiosities. This article, published in Jan 15 1853, was written by the Paisley correspondent of the "Glasgow Citazen.

Read this


Sign in to post a comment!

Home • Calendar • Gallery • Members • Contact • JHS Review •  • Volunteer!