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  • Ghosts of Jarrow Hall


    There could be windows hitting the walls Could be ghost in the Jarrow Hall. It could be very spooky in Jarrow Hall. No lights working in Jarrow Hall. Windows opening and closing fast. Jarrow Hall could be pitch black.   … Continue reading

  • The Feast of Peleus by Burne-Jones


    The Feast of Peleus is a piece by the second generation pre-raphaelite artist Edward Burne-Jones. This has been kindly loaned to us from the Birmingham Museums Trust. On display alongside the piece are several sketches and designs for the finished painting. … Continue reading

  • Object of the Month – 3rd May 2015 – Lead Line Weight


    Lead Line Weight What is it? This month’s spotlight object is a lead line weight. The weight is made from a sheet of rolled lead, with the centre left hollow. What was it used for? The weight would have been … Continue reading