Monthly Archives: March 2014

World War 1 Memory Wall at Havering Museum

Are you a Havering Resident? Did your ancestor fight in the First World War? As part of the plans to mark this years centenary of the start of the First World War, Havering Museum is seeking your memories and photographs … Continue reading

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Volunteering at Havering Museum

Havering Museum is a volunteer run independent museum. Without the many people who choose to give up their own time every week, the museum would not function. For myself the volunteer experience at Havering Museum has been a fun and … Continue reading

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Mine’s a Pint! – A Special Visitor.

The Museum welcomed a very special visitor to the Mine’s a Pint exhibition on Saturday 8 March. Susan Haines is a descendant of Elizabeth Ind, the younger sister of Edward Ind, who founded the Romford Brewery in 1799. A resident … Continue reading

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A Stitch in Time – The Story of the Havering Quilt

The Havering Quilt is a labour of local love, it depicts nineteen beautifully embroidered views of the borough  past and present, along with a stitched map of the borough. Together with a set of beautiful calligraphy panels which tell the … Continue reading

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