Newquay and World War 1

Newquay and World War 1
Newquay Heritage Archive and Museum

When: 04 August 2014 to 11 November 2018
Where: Newquay Heritage Archive and Museum
Time: 10.30 - 15.30
Cost: None
Suitable for: Any age

Furthur elements of  our WW1 exhibition are now in place;  featuring the lead up to the War and the accident which caused the deaths of three crew members of the Dreadnaght HMS Monarch during a visit to Newquay imediately preceding the outbreak of war.

The exhibit will evolve over the coming months drawing heavilly on the complete editions of the local Newquay newspapers of the time held by the Archive and endeavouring to interpret events in the context of local people and events.

Exhibition Gallery

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