Story from the Stores: Coal Toy

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Story from the Stores: Coal Toy

Anybody recognise this? Today's object for Story from the Stores is this mechanically operated toy coal mine, which had a small, wind up locomotive that would pull a coal tub along the track. Read more

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Inside a Victorian Loans Box

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Today, Amy's back to give us a glimpse at some of the objects that you can find inside our Victorian loans box and the stories behind them. Read more

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The Functions of a Deputy Stick

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You might have seen a deputy stick in our gift shop, but do you know of its many uses? (including being a great measure for social distancing!) Read more

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