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Memories triggered by mundane objects

It is often surprising to see what emerges when an ordinary object is brought into the Museum - take this link to the Buildings & Streets section and then choose West Hill Road to see how a Bell Indicator Board reminded the Broad Street firm who made it of Buckfield House and its former residents.

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Pictures of Lyme in the mid-1920s

The Research Team was very pleased indeed to receive this album from John Collinson of photographs taken either by his father or his uncle Norman: not only do personal photographs often show areas of

Two quirky new additions

Lovely Lyme Regis (1930s) and Lyme Regis in the 1950s were both written by Jo Draper in her inimitably readable style in the early years of the 21st Century. Jo was employed in 1993 by the Museum as

Missing the Regent Cinema?

These monthly programmes listing all the films shown there between July 1948 and December 1955 might make you feel worse, reminding you just how lucky Lyme was to have such up-to-date films each week.

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