Leather Tawse, 1977

This disciplinary strap was purchased in 1977 to replace a belt stolen from the language teacher's desk in Airdrie Academy, and last used sparingly at Dalziel High School in 1981-82.

Museum reference:
NLC-2013-40
Date:
1977
On display:
In Storage: Museums
Associated with:
1977 - 1982 · Airdrie Academy · Laird, Colin · Airdrie · Colin Laird taught French and German at Dalziel High School from 1981 to 1989 and at Airdrie Academy from 1976- 1979. He worked in education until 2010 but outwith Lanarkshire.
Dalziel High School · Motherwell
Dimensions:
height: 610mm
width: 39mm
depth: 5mm
Materials:
leather
Inscriptions:
Tawse Genuine Cowhide Made in Scotland
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