Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update:18/03/2020

Please note that due to the Coronavirus pandemic Dorman Museum and Dressers Tea Room will be closed for the foreseeable future.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause but the health of our residents and staff, especially the vulnerable is of paramount importance and we must do everything we can to slow the spread of Coronavirus.



This collection consists of about 3,500 prints, glass negatives and carte-de-visit, plus 2,190 lantern slides.

The photographic prints include views of Middlesbrough, aerial photographs, the various industrial sites of the area, especially the iron and steel industry, health, transport, local government and community services.

Aerial Photograph – Middlesbrough