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Shropshire Archives reopens in a phased way from Wednesday 29 July

History begins at home

June 19, 202010:39 amLeave a Comment

‘History Begins at Home’ is a new national campaign which aims to connect people through conversations about history and to capture and then share these conversations, memories and stories through Facebook and Twitter. The idea behind the campaign is to encourage family members of different generations to connect or re-connect by discovering previously unknown facts […]

Williams watercolour of Buildwas Bridge

Remember: Buildwas Bridges

May 12, 20202:04 pmMay 13, 2020 8:17 amLeave a Comment

Volunteer, Tony Price, remembers visiting Buildwas and how he found our more about the bridges in his subsequent research: “As a child I was taken to Buildwas by my parents. My father was visiting his boss. I however was more interested in the railway level crossing, always hoping that the crossing keeper would come out […]