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Queen's Lancashire Regiment
Regimental Headquarters
Fulwood Barracks
Preston

PR2 8AA
Contact
Telephone: 01772 260 362
Fax: 01772 260 583
Email: RHQQLR@aol.com

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Overview of collections

The collections include material associated with nearly 120 individual military units including the East Lancashire Regiment, South Lancashire Regiment, the Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire), the Lancashire Regiment and the Queen's Lancashire Regiment, 30th, 40th, 47th, 59th, 81st and 82nd Regiments of Foot and also related Militia, Volunteer, Territorial, Home Guard and Cadet Units. The history of these units ranges from 1689 to the present day.

Overview of how collections are displayed

The museum exhibits the majority of its collection in displays at Fulwood Barracks, although collections can also been seen at Lancashire County Museum and Blackburn Museum, where they are deposited on loan for display.

Star Objects at this location

Important archive covering 200 years of the history of 90 major units from the local area.
Collection Descriptions
Archives Collection (Queen's Lancashire Regiment)
The archives include a general Military reference library and military pamphlet library, together with the Regimental...
Arms & Armour Collection (Queen's Lancashire Regiment)
Collections relating to the Queen's Lancashire Regiment and its antecedents, Regular, Volunteer and Militia since 168...
Costume & Textile Collection (Queen's Lancashire Regiment)
Regimental uniforms dating back hundereds of years right up to present times. There is also items of personel clothin...
Decorative & applied Art Collection (Queen's Lancashire Regiment)
Various regimental crockery and regimental silverware on display, the latter mainly sport related.
Ethnography Collection (Queen's Lancashire Regiment)
Small collection of swords, spears, shields, masks and drums. Some are on display and others stored in archive collec...
Fine Art Collection (Queen's Lancashire Regiment)
There are various oil and watercolour paintings on display. Ranging from a painting of Her Majesty the Queen to Gener...
Medals Collection (Queen's Lancashire Regiment)
The medals collection is extensive and the majority is displayed in the museum. The medals in the collection range fr...
Medicine Collection (Queen's Lancashire Regiment)
A minor collection of medical equipment used by soldiers of the regiment. Ranging from dental to unopened war dressin...
Personalia Collection (Queen's Lancashire Regiment)
There are extensive personal collections in the archive. Ranging from letters, diaries, post cards to loved ones and ...
Photographic Collection (Queen's Lancashire Regiment)
An extensive photographic collection is held with the archives. Depicting various campaigns, Offics and other rank po...
Science & Industry Collection (Queen's Lancashire Regiment)
There is an extensive range held within the museum and its collection showing the technological advances in weapons t...
Transport Collection (Queen's Lancashire Regiment)
There are some documents that account for the movement of troops, however there are not many documents that relate to...

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