MADE IN MANSFIELD Celebrating Mansfields Industrial Heritage

The opening of the new Gallery exhibition

By Pauline & Malcolm Marples

Thursday 23rd October 2014 was the official opening of 'Made in Mansfield' the new Gallery exhibition in Mansfield Museum, Leeming Street Mansfield.

The exhibition is about the people and companies that made Mansfield a century of industry. The photograph just show limited information of all that is on show.

Photo:Welcome to Mansfield Museum

Welcome to Mansfield Museum

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Photo:Liz Weston MBE (Curator) and Cllr Allsop who opened the exhibition

Liz Weston MBE (Curator) and Cllr Allsop who opened the exhibition

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Photo:Cutting the ribbon

Cutting the ribbon

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Photo:The crowds rush in

The crowds rush in

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Photo:Plenty to see

Plenty to see

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Photo:Lots of interest

Lots of interest

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Photo:Talking over old times

Talking over old times

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Photo:Plenty to read

Plenty to read

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Photo:Talking about the bewery

Talking about the bewery

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Photo:Fascinating

Fascinating

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Photo:Coal mining

Coal mining

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Photo:Metal Box

Metal Box

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Photo:Music and memory lane

Music and memory lane

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Photo:Engineering

Engineering

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Photo:Foundries

Foundries

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Photo:Coal Mining

Coal Mining

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Photo:Shoe Co

Shoe Co

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Photo:Mansfield Brewery

Mansfield Brewery

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Photo:Memories

Memories

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Photo:Tin Boxes

Tin Boxes

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The new exhibition  is sponsored by The Heritage Lottery Fund and the Mansfield Educational Foundation.

For more information contact the Museum on 01623 463088, or mansfieldmuseum@mansfield.gov.uk

 

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