On 27th December 2015, along with many nearby homes and business, Leeds Industrial Museum suffered its worst flood since records began. As part of the clearing up process it became increasingly clear that one of the badly affected ground floor…
Sometimes the most unassuming objects can have the most fascinating history.
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Burtons were paid a royal visit in 1966, and made the suits for the winning football team of 1966.
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We investigate the stories behind the treasures in the store at Leeds Industrial Museum.
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A writing workshop at Leeds Industrial Museum reveals inspiring stories from WW1.
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Curator Kitty Ross explores the riots that broke out in New Wortley in 1890, through objects we have in our collection.
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