Redruth Old Cornwall Society Museum

- Founded 1922 -

Registered charity no.: 1079433

                     

 

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Our museum has been getting considerable publicity recently for its acquisition of a War diary,  click here for the story 

The Museum is currently open Tue-Thu, 10:00am to 3.:30pm

 
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MINING ARTEFACTS

The ‘Thomas’ Collection of Minerals; Miners’ Tools; Candles; Tokens;

Carbide (Acetylene) Lamps; Models of Mines, Headgears, Pitworks; Model Engines; Tin Ingots; Documents; Share Certificates; Deeds; Ledgers; Cost Books; Shift Bosses’ Hand Books; Plans & Diagrams;

A large collection of Photographs of Mines dating from the 19th Century.

 

 

FLINTS

Spearheads, Arrowheads & Tools from The Iron Age (from Illogan Area)

 

 

TRADERS OF THE TOWN

Advertisements; Paper Bags; Prices; Trade Receipts from 19th Century.; Many Artefacts from the Redruth Brewery and other Industries.

 

 

DISPLAYS on: -EDUCATION; POLICE; FIRE SERVICE; WARTIME;

OLD HOUSEHOLD GOODS; TOOLS; TOYS and MANY OTHERS.

 

 

LARGE COLLECTION of PHOTOGRAPHS

Old Mines; Redruth (19thC & 20thC.); Camborne – Redruth Tram Service;

Redruth Rugby Football Club (& County); Redruth Cricket Club;

Village - Rugby , Football, Cricket & Other Sports; Transport; Shipping;

Churches of Cornwall ; Views of other parts of Cornwall ; Schools; People

 

 

REDRUTH AMATEUR OPERATIC SOCIETY

A large Collection of Photographs and Programmes of Past Productions.

 

Officers

Hon. Curator:

Mr. Ron Opie

10 South Albany Road, Redruth, TR15 2PE

Tel. No. 01209 215084

e-mail:  ronopie@hotmail.co.uk

Hon. Assistant Curator Mrs. Jean Opie

Tel. No. 01209 215084

Hon. Archivist

Mrs. Enid Martin

 3 Trevennan Mews, Blight’s Row' Redruth
 Tel: - 01209 218656

Hon Secretary

Mrs. Rosy Hawking

Fair Field Farm, Penhallow, TR4 9LT
Tel: - 01872 573632

Hon Treasurer

Mr. David Bray

 

Committee Members

 Mrs. Elizabeth Johns, Tel: - 01209 213362 ; 

Mrs. Beryl Clough-Mora, Tel: - 01209 215167 ; Mr. Ed Draper, Tel: - 01209 843111

 

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Revised: April 19, 2012 .

Registered charity no.: 1079433

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