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Railway Village Museum
34 Faringdon Road
Swindon

SN1 5BJ
Contact
Telephone: 01793 466553
Fax: 01793 484 073

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Overview of collections

The museum is a railway foreman's cottage, restored with its fittings and furnishings of the period c.1900.

Overview of how collections are displayed

This is a restored railwayman's cottage in the former Great Western Railway Company's railway village, with Victorian furnishings and gas lit rooms, illustrating life for railwaymen and their families around 1900.
Collection Descriptions
Costume & Textile Collection (Railway Village Museum)
Decorative & applied Art Collection (Railway Village Museum)
Photographic Collection (Railway Village Museum)
Social History Collection (Railway Village Museum)
The collection comprises furniture and smaller domestic items dating from around 1900.

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