(1) Brass “tune whistle” used for the initial note during hymn singing, in case (2) Two printer’s plates of the Reverend John Glas (3) Wooden spoon with v-shaped break in bowl (4) Knife with bone or horn handle, made by Hilliard and Co. Sheffield (5) Tuning fork (6) Pitch pipe possibly used for giving note to begin hymns (7) Ladle, probably used to serve the soup given out at church services
George Frederick Boyle, (1825-1890), was a life long associate and supporter of Alexander Penrose Forbes. He succeeded his half brother as 6th Earl of Glasgow in 1869. He founded and endowed the College and Collegiate Church of the Holy Spirit on the island of Cumbrae in 1849. [See also MS 54 in the University Library's main manuscript collection].