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Caillet's Monorail, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/2609

Scope and Contents

Illustration of a Calillet's monorail device used for 'facilitating transport on rubber estates'. Two men push a trolley with canisters of rubber along a single track through the forest on a rubber plantation in [Malaysia?] in the early 20th century.


  • Creation: 1870s-1930s

Language of Materials


Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 81mm

Conditions Governing Access



From the Fonds: 50 boxes

From the Fonds: 3465 Photographic Slides

Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 81mm


81mm by 81mm

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Kristy Davis as part of Towards Dolly Project, 2012-2013

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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