Digitasation Project Volunteer at The Gordon Highlanders Museum

Playing a key role in developing our knowledge of the Gordon Highlanders C18 & C19

Dates 1 Aug 2017 - 31 Mar 2017 (3 hours)
Location The Gordon Highlanders Museum St Lukes Viewfield Terrace Aberdeen AB15 7XH

As a Research Volunteer you will transcribe names and personal information (age, physical description, place of birth, occupation etc) from a significant historical manuscript(c 1830) to a searchable spreadsheet/database which can be used as a resource for further research within the Museum.The information will possibly support a final year dissertation or post graduate project

This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:

  • Teamwork
  • Computer/Technical
  • Analytical/Research
About you

The organisation has indicated the following requirements from volunteers who want to take this opportunity.

Essential: organised, patient with a passion for Social or Military History; keen interest in archives and Museum Studies

Desirable: use of spreadsheets


This position has been withdrawn by the organisation.