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#Ladysmith120. The Boers have begun a desultory bombardment of Ladysmith. Occasionally soldiers or civilians are killed or wounded. Many shells fail to explode or explode harmlessly. Collecting ‘dud’ shells, known wryly as ‘conchology’, becomes a popular, if dangerous,

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Tales of the Titanic

20th November 2019

Tales of the Titanic 20th November 2019 Talk by Jenny Moran at the Record Office on Wednesday 20th November @ 2.30 pm Titanic enthusiast Jenny Moran looks at some of the people involved in the disaster and explores their roles and legacies.  Who was a…

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‘Making Better Citizens’

31st July 2019

Our current exhibition is ‘Making Better Citizens’. The 4th August 2019 marks exactly 75 years...

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New Thistleton Maps Available

3rd May 2019

Thanks to the generosity of our Friends of the Record Office, we have just acquired...

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Latest Newsletter

30th April 2019

Our Spring Newsletter is now available to view here

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