Magnus Volk (61 items)

Magnus Vok (1851 -- 1937) was an inventor who specialised in the use of electricity. Born and raised in Brighton, he was responsible for the ill-fated 'Daddy Longlegs', and the Volk's Railway on Brighton seafront.

Subcategories of Magnus Volk

    • Photographic Print
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    • 73183
    • Image of photo in local history collection.
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Public Domain / CC0
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    • Postcard
    • Image
    • Brighton & Hove Grammar School as a Military Hospital . First World War. Vol 1
    • 73252
    • Postcard showing the X-ray Room at the 2nd...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • All Rights Reserved
    • Size: 2.08MB
      2504 x 1647px
    • Clock
    • Image
    • Wall Clock
    • 77895
    • Detail of wall clock belonging to Magnus Volk.
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 82.51KB
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    • 29194
    • Advert for Volk's Electric Railway, running from...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 4.67MB
      1920 x 2976px
    • Image
    • 29191
    • Pen etching of a wooden structure marked: Volk's...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 8.33MB
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    • 29268
    • Magnus Volk's funeral order of service. Held at...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 660.65KB
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    • Image
    • 29247
    • Ink drawing of the dining room of 38 Dyke Road,...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 4.65MB
      2943 x 1962px
    • Image
    • 29189
    • Framed memoranda on headed paper of Magnus Volk...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 2.13MB
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    • Image
    • 29182
    • Nail from the Volks Electric Railway or the...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 329.21KB
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    • 29246
    • Newspaper cutting of an illustration of the...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 2.14MB
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    • 29269
    • Obituary of Magnus Volk published in Brighton...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 6.78MB
      950 x 1275px
    • Image
    • 29152
    • Monochrome print of a group portrait of the...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 3.0MB
      4986 x 3313px
    • Image
    • 29154
    • Solid silver pocket watch dating to 1852. The...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 791.33KB
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    • 29162
    • Solid silver pocket watch dating to 1852. The...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 1.19MB
      2970 x 1916px
    • Image
    • 29165
    • Section of timber sleeper from the Brighton and...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 1.78MB
      3366 x 2276px
    • Image
    • 29166
    • Section of timber sleeper from the Brighton and...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 1.71MB
      3228 x 2077px
    • 29150
    • Green Volk's Electric Railway ticket, number...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 450.63KB
      976 x 490px
    • Image
    • 29151
    • The reverse of Volk's Electric Railway ticket,...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 443.61KB
      970 x 507px
    • 29171
    • Purple Volk's Electric Railway ticket, number Ab...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 481.61KB
      1013 x 483px
    • Image
    • 29172
    • Blue Volk's Electric Railway ticket, number...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 449.26KB
      1005 x 448px
    • 29173
    • Turquoise Volk's Electric Railway ticket, number...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 460.11KB
      1026 x 471px
    • Image
    • 29174
    • Blue Volk's Electric Railway ticket, number Ba...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 465.08KB
      1007 x 476px
    • Image
    • 29175
    • Pink Volk's Electric Railway ticket, number Aa...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 522.6KB
      1082 x 473px
    • 29176
    • Cream Volk's Electric Railway ticket, number Ab...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 463.84KB
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    • Image
    • 29177
    • Blue Volk's Electric Railway ticket, number Ca...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 442.74KB
      964 x 478px
    • Image
    • 29178
    • Pale pink Volk's Electric Railway ticket, number...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 501.05KB
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    • 29179
    • Orange Volk's Electric Railway ticket, number...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 566.15KB
      1047 x 487px
    • Image
    • 29180
    • Pink ticket, number AC02911, for Volk's Electric...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 481.24KB
      1042 x 482px
    • Image
    • 29181
    • Pink Volk's Electric Railway ticket, number Ad...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 461.89KB
      1010 x 471px
    • Image
    • 29252
    • Blue Volk's Electric Railway ticket, number...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 451.05KB
      1011 x 460px
    • Image
    • 29190
    • Handwritten information on a label on the reverse...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 696.3KB
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    • Image
    • 29192
    • Engineering drawing of Volk's Railway...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 1.24MB
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    • Image
    • 29195
    • Timetable for Electric Railway from week ending...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 2.6MB
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    • Image
    • 29196
    • Timetable of the Electric Railway from week...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 2.79MB
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    • Image
    • 29198
    • Black and white image of Daddy longlegs at sea.
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 1.74MB
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    • Image
    • 29199
    • Plan relating to Volks Railway. Diagram showing...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 1.8MB
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    • Image
    • 29200
    • Plan relating to Volk's Railway. This section...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 812.06KB
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    • Image
    • 29201
    • Plan relating to Volk's Railway. This section...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 681.24KB
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    • 29202
    • Plan relating to Volk's Railway. This section is...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 755.76KB
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    • Image
    • 29204
    • Plans relating to Volk's Railway. This section...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 702.05KB
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    • 29205
    • Plan relating to the Reinstatement of Volk's...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 987.72KB
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    • Image
    • 29207
    • Plan relating to Volk's railway. This section...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 889.95KB
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    • Image
    • 29208
    • Plan relating to Volk's Railway. This section of...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 792.82KB
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    • Image
    • 29209
    • Plan relating to Volk's Railway. This section...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 663.43KB
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    • Image
    • 29210
    • Plan relating to Volk's Railway. This section...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 662.43KB
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    • Image
    • 29223
    • Photocopy of a black and white portrait...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • CC BY-SA
    • Size: 18.64MB
      13117 x 16293px
    • Image
    • 29224
    • Typed extracts of letters recalling first-hand...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 9.1MB
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    • Image
    • 29225
    • Page two of the typed letter extracts outlining...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 9.13MB
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    • Image
    • 29226
    • Page three of the typed letter extracts of...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 9.87MB
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    • 29227
    • Page four of the typed letter extracts recalling...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 9.37MB
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    • Image
    • 29228
    • Page five of the typed letter extracts and notes...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 8.66MB
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    • Image
    • 29242
    • Typed extracts from books used in Conrad Volk's...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 9.01MB
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    • Image
    • 29250
    • Grey coloured ticket for journey on Magnus Volk's...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 417.76KB
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    • Image
    • 29251
    • Pink coloured ticket for journey on Magnus Volk's...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 499.74KB
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    • Image
    • 29253
    • Pale pink coloured ticket for journey on Magnus...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 471.56KB
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    • Image
    • 29254
    • Green coloured ticket for journey on Magnus...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 403.35KB
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    • Image
    • 29255
    • Blue coloured ticket for Volk's electric railway....
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 457.07KB
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    • Image
    • 29256
    • Blue coloured ticket for Volk's electric railway....
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 456.49KB
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    • Image
    • 29257
    • Yellow coloured ticket for Volk's electric...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 481.78KB
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    • Image
    • 29258
    • Pale pink coloured ticket for Volk's electric...
    • Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
    • Size: 447.8KB
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