North Charlton Farm bed & breakfast near Alnwick, Northumberland, UK North Charlton Farm bed & breakfast near Alnwick, Northumberland, UK North Charlton Farm bed & breakfast near Alnwick, Northumberland, UK
For Museums, Memorabilia, near Alnwick, Northumberland, North East England, UK
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The Armstrong's
Household and Farming Museum
Lounge Take a trip back in time

Memorabilia from the last two centuries


Open every Friday afternoon
and on bank holiday weekends

Admission: £2.50
for adults
£1.00 for children
(all proceeds go to local charities)

North Charlton has become the home of a very special museum - a unique collection of artifacts which chronicle the history and heritage of this part of Northumberland, built up over the last 25 years by owner Sylvia Armstrong, MBE.

For interested clubs and organisations, Sylvia is happy to organise private party visits outside normal hours.

Kitchen Range and Utensils
Bothy with an old kitchen range with many tools and utensils used by hard working housewives of the past.

Milking Parlour
Butter churns, separator, butter pats, cream bowls and all the milk cans and measures.

Washing Room
Full of wash day antiquities.

Agricultural
Dipicting rural life in the North of England of a bygone era, with farming tools, harness, manuscripts, fishing baskets & rods, along with china, glass and scrap books chronicalling the lives of the country people over the years.

Second World War Memorablia
Uniforms and ration books, with letters and garments belonging to Land Girls who worked in Northumberland during the war, many now still living in the area.

Nursery
Second World War Memorabilia and Farming ToolsWith beautiful christening robes, children's toys and a tiny wooden crib with finely crafted Northumbrian cot quilt.

Northumberland Needlework
With fine examples of proggy and hooky mats made by women to cover their cold flagstone floor and excellent examples of early 19th & 20th century handywork,
There are also ornate buttons, thimbles and old fashioned spectacles, along with early 20th century photographs of people still in the region today.

 
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For Museums, Memorabilia, near Alnwick, Northumberland, North East England, UK
North Charlton Farm
Chathill, Nr Alnwick
Northumberland, UK
NE67 5HP
North Charlton Farm bed & breakfast near Alnwick, Northumberland, UK Contact: Sylvia Armstrong
Tel:  +44 (0)1665 579443
Fax:  +44 (0)1665 579407
Email:
    stay@northcharltonfarm.co.uk
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