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Whittlesey Museum - Fenland local history

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A Roman soldier at Whittlesey Museum. #whittleseymuseum #roman #history

Instagram post by Whittlesey Museum • Sep 23, 2015 at 3:01pm UTC

8 Likes, 1 Comments - Whittlesey Museum (@whittleseymuseum) on Instagram: “A Roman soldier at Whittlesey Museum. #whittleseymuseum #roman #history #museum #whittlesey”

Detail of a newly-restored local mangle at Whittlesey Museum. #whittleseymuseum #crown #mangle #history

Instagram post by Whittlesey Museum • Sep 23, 2015 at 2:31pm UTC

8 Likes, 1 Comments - Whittlesey Museum (@whittleseymuseum) on Instagram: “Detail of a newly-restored local mangle at Whittlesey Museum. #whittleseymuseum #crown #mangle…”

How are ice-cream wafers made? Now you know! #whittleseymuseum #icecream #wafer #wafers #manufacturing

Instagram post by Whittlesey Museum • Sep 23, 2015 at 2:59pm UTC

12 Likes, 1 Comments - Whittlesey Museum (@whittleseymuseum) on Instagram: “How are ice-cream wafers made? Now you know! #whittleseymuseum #icecream #wafer #wafers…”

"Daddy, what did you do in the War?" A First World War recruitment poster. #whittleseymuseum #history #ww1centenary #ww1

Items used in wildfowling on the Wash. #whittleseymuseum #hunting #fenland

Instagram post by Whittlesey Museum • Sep 23, 2015 at 2:39pm UTC

11 Likes, 1 Comments - Whittlesey Museum (@whittleseymuseum) on Instagram: “Items used in wildfowling on the Wash. #whittleseymuseum #hunting #fenland #museum #whittlesey”

A Second World War Police helmet at Whittlesey Museum. #whittleseymuseum #history #ww2 #police
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Instagram post by Whittlesey Museum • Sep 23, 2015 at 2:51pm UTC

14 Likes, 1 Comments - Whittlesey Museum (@whittleseymuseum) on Instagram: “A Second World War Police helmet at Whittlesey Museum. #whittleseymuseum #history #ww2 #police…”

An old railway sign from Whittlesea Station. #whittleseymuseum #history #railway #typography #whittlesea

Instagram post by Whittlesey Museum • Sep 23, 2015 at 3:04pm UTC

15 Likes, 1 Comments - Whittlesey Museum (@whittleseymuseum) on Instagram: “An old railway sign from Whittlesea Station. #whittleseymuseum #history #railway #typography…”

A child's tatty jacket, as worn in Morris dancing and to follow the Whittlesey Straw Bear. #whittleseymuseum #whittleseystrawbear
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Instagram post by Whittlesey Museum • Sep 23, 2015 at 2:42pm UTC

7 Likes, 1 Comments - Whittlesey Museum (@whittleseymuseum) on Instagram: “A child's tatty jacket, as worn in Morris dancing and to follow the Whittlesey Straw Bear.…”

One of the many handwritten letters from World War One stored in Whittlesey Museum.

One of the many handwritten letters from World War One stored in Whittlesey Museum.

A complete first aid kit as carried by an Air Raid Warden during the Second World War.

A complete first aid kit as carried by an Air Raid Warden during the Second World War.

Interesting and beautiful paper-cut artwork in Whittlesey Museum - one large sheet of paper, folded, cut, illustrated and hand-coloured, with a poem written out around the edge.

Interesting and beautiful paper-cut artwork in Whittlesey Museum - one large sheet of paper, folded, cut, illustrated and hand-coloured, with a poem written out around the edge.

What a lot of lawnmowers! Whittlesey Museum March 2014

What a lot of lawnmowers! Whittlesey Museum March 2014

Fenland Lives and Land  "Living on Land and Water" travelling exhibition, in situ at Whittlesey Museum.

Fenland Lives and Land "Living on Land and Water" travelling exhibition, in situ at Whittlesey Museum.

Kettle's on at the replica forge in Whittlesey Museum

Kettle's on at the replica forge in Whittlesey Museum

A fraction of the amazing collection of archive photographs in Whittlesey Museum. Prints can be ordered.

A fraction of the amazing collection of archive photographs in Whittlesey Museum. Prints can be ordered.

Part of the George Lea collection of Fire Service Badges in Whittlesey Museum - thought to be the only complete set outside the Home Office.

Part of the George Lea collection of Fire Service Badges in Whittlesey Museum - thought to be the only complete set outside the Home Office.