This large fruit basket was used at Rosinlee Hospital in the 1930s. It is 17.25 inches high, by 32.25 inches long, and 26.75 inches wide.
A visit to this year’s Vintage Agricultural Machinery Rally at Strathmiglo brought some unexpected information about fruit baskets. The theme of this year’s Vintage Rally (always chosen to highlight methods of food production), was fruit, which still plays an important …Continue reading “Changing fruit baskets”
A factory manufacturing poplar ‘chip’ baskets from 1890s – 1970s.Continue reading “Machine-made lath baskets at the Crownpoint Box Factory”