Theme Explorer

Start Again > Sport, Arts & Leisure > Museums & Galleries
Page 4 of 5 87 Records Found

Mr. Greene's Museum, Lichfield

'View of Mr. Greene's Museum at Lichfield.' Showing the displays inside cabinets in the Museum. 'Stringer del., [drawn]; Cook, sc., [engraved].' [Either C. E. or E. Stringer]. Richard Greene (1719-1793) ...

Official opening of the Spitfire display, Bethesda Street, Hanley

The "greenhouse" on Bethesda Street housed a Mk XVI Spitfire RW 388. Designed by Butt Lane born engineer, R J Mitchell, the Spitfire was built in 1945 and served with the RAF. This photograph was taken ...

Open Art Exhibition, Stafford Museum & Art Gallery

Mr J H P Oxspring (County Director of Education) and Mrs Oxspring are pictured inspecting some of the interesting pictures at the sixth annual art exhibition by Staffordshire Artists, after opening the ...

Opening of the Museum of Staffordshire Life, Shugborough

The Museum of Staffordshire Life (later the Staffordshire County Museum) was opened by Jenny Lee, M.P. on 6th April 1966. She is seen here with a box mangle in the museum's displays. A Rugeley Times ...

Opening of Tutbury Museum

Unveiling the plaque at the opening of Tutbury Museum. Pictured third from left is Jim Lane, the Curator. The Museum occupies part of the Charity Offices on Duke Street, built in 1844 and known locally ...

Pageant of Transport exhibition, Stafford

Visitors in a Russian Sleigh lent by the Earl of Shrewsbury as part of the 'Pageant of Transport' exhibition held at the Borough Hall, Stafford in May and June 1937. The exhibition was organised by Stafford ...

Plan of Nicholson Institute site, Leek

This plan shows the original site for the Institute, which was built on a garden and the site of other premises. Greystones (no 23 on the plan) partly masks the building. The Nicholson Institute was ...

Portland Vase. Photographed by William Blake.

Colour tinted print of a Wedgwood Portland Vase from the collection at Burslem Museum, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. An image of a Portland Vase is used elsewhere in the Blake collection as part of ...

Portland Vase. Photographed by William Blake.

Colour tinted print of a Wedgwood Portland Vase from the collection at Burslem Museum, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. An image of a Portland Vase is used elsewhere in the Blake collection as part of ...

Portland Vase. Photographed by William Blake.

Colour tinted print of a Wedgwood Portland Vase from the collection at Burslem Museum, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. An image of a Portland Vase is used elsewhere in the Blake collection as part of ...

Prince Charles, City Museum & art Gallery, Hanley

Prince Charles officially opened the City Museum & Art Gallery in Hanley on June 3rd 1981. Many people came to the museum in hope of getting a glimpse of him. He his pictured here taking a brief moment ...

Quaint Wedgwood Vase. Photographed by William Blake.

Colour tinted print of a Wedgwood Vase from the collection at Burslem Museum.

Quaint Wedgwood Vase. Photographed by William Blake.

Colour tinted print of a Wedgwood Vase from the collection at Burslem Museum.

Rock House Museum, Kinver

A Mr Fairbridge ran a museum in Astle's Rock in the early 20th century. It was quite successful and lasted for twenty years.

Roman Staffordshire Ware. Photographed by William Blake.

Lantern slide showing a Roman cup made in Staffordshire. This lantern slide appears to be one of a group used for a presentation or slide show by Blake entitled “Staffordshire Pottery.” A small ...

Roman Staffordshire Ware. Photographed by William Blake.

Photograph showing a Roman cup made in Staffordshire. This photograph appears to be one of a group used for a presentation or slide show by Blake entitled “Staffordshire Pottery.” A small folder ...

Roman Staffordshire Ware. Photographed by William Blake.

Photograph showing a Roman cup made in Staffordshire. This photograph appears to be one of a group used for a presentation or slide show by Blake entitled “Staffordshire Pottery.” A small folder ...

Scene showing a 17th century carpenter, Lichfield Heritage Centre

One of several tableau-style scenes in the Lichfield Heritage Centre, formerly housed in the old St Mary's Church in Market Square. This scene shows a mannequin depicting a 17th century carpenter as part ...