Dundee jute mills - Making of industrial and urban Scotland - Scotlands History

Jute came to Dundee to fill the gap left by the demise of the linen trade. Linen is still woven in Fife today. Dundee jute mills - Making of industrial and urban Scotland - Scotlands History

Mill Lassies: For fans of "A Different Day, A Different Destiny", check out Verdant Works, a museum of the jute industry in Dundee. This played a role in my research for Hannah's experience as a traveler to 1851 Scotland.

Discover the tale of Captain Scott and Ernest Shackleton and their brave crew. Enjoy a family day out at Dundee’s award-winning museum and attraction.

Jute Industry, Dundee, 1947

The smoking chimneys of jute mills in Dundee, Scotland. Photographer: Royal Air Force Image reference: See more images of Dundee: © RCAHMS (RAF National Survey (Air Photographs), Collection)

Coxs Jute Mill, Dundee. Burnside Street on the right hand side where my great great grandparents lived in the 1870's

Burnside Street on the right hand side where my great great grandparents lived in the

Weavers Dundee Scotland, Overseer in white jacket.. my great grandfather was an assistant overseer in the early 1900's..

Old photograph of weavers in a Jute Works in Dundee , Scotland . All photographs are copyright of Sandy Stevenson, Tour Scotland, and may .

Scouring Burn - Horsewater Wynd.  This is now a great big roundabout beside the university with none of the appeal of these little back streets.

This is now a great big roundabout beside the university with none of the appeal of these little back streets.

Old wifey's work hard at the jute mills  Verdant Works

Old wifey's work hard at the jute mills Verdant Works

Tayfield works in Dundee. The faces are the best bit of this picture. Most workers were women - the men stayed at home as 'kettle bilers', waiting for their wives to come home.

Tayfield works in Dundee. Most workers were women - the men stayed at home as 'kettle bilers', waiting for their wives to come home.

Benvie Road #dundeewestend #dundee

Benvie Road #dundeewestend #dundee

Working in the jute mills

Enjoy a family day out at Dundee’s award-winning museum and attraction.

1940's | Bygone News

Bygone Dundee - Old news and Reminiscences of Days Gone By

Part of Charles Edward's plan of Dundee from 1846 showing town centre and future site of University University of Dundee Archives MS 17p/7

Part of Charles Edward's plan of Dundee from 1846 showing town centre and future site of University University of Dundee Archives MS

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