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Beside the Seaside Memory Box


Object Contents:

  • Thermos Flask
  • Bee
  • Ice Cream Scoop
  • Straws
  • Serpentine Lighthouse
  • Dog Whelk Shell
  • Seagull Ornament
  • Handkerchief
  • Swimming hat
  • Swimsuit
  • Sunglasses
  • Magazine
  • Punch and Judy
  • Crabbing Line
  • Metal Bucket

This Memory box is available to hire for up to three weeks at a time. £10 a week or £25 for three weeks.

Please contact [email protected] or call 01872 272205 for more information.



Paper and other resources: 

  • Object prompt question cards
  • Picture Post magazine, Whitsun Wardrobe
  • A Selection of A4 photographs
  • Black and white photograph resources
  • Newquay Poster
  • Travel Books of Cornwall
  • Water Sprite, from Weldon Ladies Journal, July 1948 (instructions for knitting swimsuit)