Derbyshire Record Office rarely buys documents but we recently made an exception when an eighteenth century map of Winster came up for auction. Winster is a beautiful and historic village, but our earliest map was the first edition of the Ordnance Survey, surveyed 1875-1882. This is well over a hundred years after Winster's heyday as a centre of … Continue reading New acquisition: Winster in 1769
Looking for ways to keep the children entertained this summer holiday? Then pop along to our children's craft day this Thursday 16th August between 12noon and 4pm. We will have lots for kids to do including our silhouette treasure hunt , creating a family tree or coat of arms and much more, and as children under 8 … Continue reading Kids get creative!