Dana Skelley OBE appointed the Brunel Museum’s new Chair of Trustees

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Dana is a well-known figure in the world of London’s Infrastructure management – she is a Chartered civil engineer with a wealth of experience in rehabilitating London’s historic transport infrastructure. She has led the refurbishment of many of London’s Thames crossings including Bazalgette’s Battersea Bridge, Thomas Page’s Westminster Bridge and Sir Alexander Binnie’s Blackwall Tunnel. […]

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    Postal address:
    Abingdon, OX14 4RB, United Kingdom

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    +44 1865 407768

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    +44 1865 334444

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    Digital Traineeship Blog: Capturing Russell Page’s Garden Plans

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    Words and images by Helen Perrault-Newby, Digital Trainee at the Garden Museum. The Garden Museum’s Archive of Garden Design holds over 3300 plans by the renowned British garden designer, Russell Page (1906-1985). Working alongside our Archivist, Rosie Vizor, I have begun to digitise the plans in order to share his informative and beautiful work online. […]

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  • Digital Traineeship Blog: Highlights from the Year, Collections Online and Things to Come.

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    Words and images by Helen Perrault-Newby, Digital Trainee at the Garden Museum. My one year traineeship is part of the British Museum’s ‘Museum Futures’ programme funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund. The programme focuses on training young people in the management and access of museum collections and data. With that in mind I’ve spent […]

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  • Digital Traineeship Blog: Postcards, Public Parks and Carpet Bedding.

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    Words and images by Helen Perrault-Newby, Digital Trainee at the Garden Museum. In recent weeks I have been researching, cataloguing and digitising postcards showing gardens and parks across the UK. Postcards were incredibly popular from 1902 when the Post Office created the ‘divided back’, allowing both the address and message to be written on one […]

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  • Digital Traineeship Blog: Ten Outstanding Watering Cans Photographed

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    Words and images by Helen Perrault-Newby, Digital Trainee at the Garden Museum. I have started photographing the Garden Museum’s Collection of over 4000 objects that tell the story of gardening in the UK. The Collection has hundreds of everyday gardening tools including watering cans, a vital tool for ensuring the survival and health of plants. […]

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