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Item of the Month: Marmalade Cutter

This month’s item is an unusual object with a very specific job to do.

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Item of the Month: Neolithic Arrowhead

Librarian Peter Harley picks a flint arrowhead believed to be 5,000-6,000 years old.

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Item of the Month: Charles Defew’s 1871 Christmas present

A plain wooden box hides a treasured Christmas gift from 1871.

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Item of the Month: Hope Brothers sewing machine

This month’s item is a key part of the Hope Brothers Factory equipment.

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Item of the Month: Civil Defence Collection

Committee member John Bidwell has selected the Civil Defence Collection as the Item of the Month.

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Wanted: Littleport pub photos

We’re looking for old photos of Littleport’s pubs for a new book.

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Item of the Month: Barber’s Almanack of 1955

Committee Member John Goodge picks Barber’s Almanack of 1955 as his Item of the Month from our Archive.

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Item of the Month: Agricultural Census

Item of the Month: Agricultural Census of the Isle of Ely.

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A Dickensian Evening

Archival footage of a 1980’s ‘Dickensian’ themed evening features in our new Christmas video.

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Christmas Memories revealed at Open Archives Night

Christmas Memories from the early 20th Century feature in a new video.