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Mystery Object Jan19

Miniature Chest of Drawers – 1987.001.05This miniature chest of drawers caught the eye of our collection assistants so we did a little more research on the owner.The provenance that was recorded for these drawers was in itself very exciting and then what we discovered...

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Nov 2018 Overview

Article first published in The Informer Wow that year went fast!! They say time flies when you are having fun. We have once again had a busy month here in the museum. We had an amazing turn out for our Business After 5 in the Museum with a full house all round and...

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A History Mystery

Now we need your expertise –we have an object in the museum which is going into our new agricultural exhibition and we need more information on it.

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