Seaside Heritage Network 2017-05-31T15:02:30+00:00

Seaside Heritage Subject Specialist Network

The network has been established as part of Scarborough Museums Trust’s Seaside Heritage Project. A steering group of the following organisations/individuals has been set up to administer the network:

Scarborough Museums Trust | Southend Museums Service | Blackpool Museum Project | National Piers Society | Manx National Heritage | Independent Artist Louise Atkinson (Leeds University) | Hastings Museum & Art Gallery

The network has the following key aims:

  • To promote the value of seaside heritage and culture
  • To further understand and research the British seaside and seaside –related collections
  • To locate custodians of seaside heritage and share knowledge and expertise
  • To provide membership to professionals working with seaside collections and all those interested in seaside history, heritage and culture

Membership is currently free.

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Regional representatives: 

South West
Rachel TaitCarisbrooke Castle Museum

Wales
Garethe El-TawabSwansea Museum

We need representatives to promote the network in other regions. If you or your organisation would like to sign up to become a regional rep. then please get in touch!

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