Monthly Archives: November 2014

Getting The Measure Of Market Traders

By Matthew Abel, Exhibitions Team Leader Havering Museum will be starting the New Year with an exhibition on the 768-year history of Romford Market. The exhibition will feature many objects from the Museum’s collection, including this impressive set of Imperial … Continue reading

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My Favourite Object

By Mark Pickett, Front of House Trainee Flying goggles with canvas head support The flying goggles were used by Robert Kipling, a Flight Lieutenant at RAF Hornchurch of 54 (F) Squadron, in 1940 – 42.The goggles have two earpieces to … Continue reading

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My Favourite Object in Havering Museum

By Joseph Hills, Front of House Trainee. Painting of Peter the Painter The painting is my favourite object because of the history around it.  Peter was a well known figure in the Romford area due to his quirkiness and passion … Continue reading

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