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Old Exhibits

These are just a few of previous Exhibits that have been on show over the past few years. This page will have photos and information showing previous exhibits we had in the Museum.


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The old Exhibit of Bottles that used to be in the Elmsleigh Room

The poster to publicise the Crime & Punishment in Spelthorne Exhibit in 2016

All children were given a gift for the Coronation
I myself had the blue glass.

Roman artifacts found in Staines

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One of the display stands that have been used at outside events.

Window on Spelthorne, November 2017

Old Exhibits

This Exhibit about Fire Fighting has been on display from February 2018 and will close at the end of July 2018. There were lots of photos of the fire trucks used as well as old photos.


There was also a booklet about the old Fire Engine that we have in the Museum published at the time of the opening, '1738 Fire Engine' is available in the Museum please check here for details.


In 2014 the exhibit was to mark the history of Staines Lino for the 150th Anniversary of the invention of Linoleum and it's manufacture in Staines

Frederick Walton the manufacturer and inventor of Linoleum, with a drawing of the Lino factory in Staines behind him. Ralph Parsons and Nick Pollard put this Exhibit together and Ralph opened the exhibit .

Don with his Exhibit and book about the Boys Brigade, 'Before the Memories Fade'.
Christine with her Exhibit, 'Crime and Punishment in Spelthorne' 2016
Nick with Councellor Pinkerton with his Exhibit 'Made in Spelthorne'
Two 'Made in Spelthorne' sections
Nick with Mayor Suzy Webb at the opening of the Spelthorne during WW1 Exhibit, 2014

'Famous People who are from Spelthorne' Exhibit

MP Kwasi Kwarteng with Nick at the opening of the Magna Carta Exhibit
, 2015
Magna Carta Exhibit, 2015
In 2013, this exhibit was for the Coronation in 1953. A very patriotic Museum had many Union flags hanging around. It showed how we were in 1953.

Floods and Freezes poster in 2016