February 2024

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Main Title: Wooden crate Object Title: Crate Object Number: 2024. The object of the month for February is a relatively normal-looking wooden crate. What makes it interesting are the symbols…

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January 2024

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Main Title:  Leith Harbour Cemetery gravestone former Object Title: Gravestone Former Object Number: 2019.11 We’re always keen to get objects in our museum stores out on display!  This gravestone cross…

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December 2023

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A merry Xmas?” - Whaler’s Diary and Photograph album 1937 It seems it was perhaps not the merriest Christmas for one man, John Moore, who was working on a whaling…

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November 2023

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Shackleton’s Sledging Compass and Replica Sledging Flag Object Title:  Sledging Compass & Replica Flag This month we bring you two objects with a significant connection to expeditions to the south…

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