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Collection Summary

Collection Title
Maritime Collection
Material related to the fishing industry is primarily displayed at Fleetwood Museum (see separate record).
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Location Details

Museum Of Lancashire
Stanley Street Preston PR1 4YP
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01772 264 075
01772 264 079 
Building Information
The museum is housed in the Old Sessions House built in 1825.
Collections Overview
The museum collections illustrate the history of the Country Palatine of Lancaster from Prehistory to present day and incorporate themes of social and industrial history, archaeology, natural history and geology, fine and decorative art, military history, with associated archive and photographic material.
Display Overview
The permanent galleries trace the history of the county, with special exhibitions and events also held regularly on themes such as social history, natural science and Arts & Crafts. In addition, three local Regiments have collections based within the museum: 14th/20th King's Hussars, Duke of Lancaster's Own Yeomanry and the Queen's Lancashire Regiment (see separate records for each of these museums).
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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