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Mr Museum

1st January 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1st January 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Alfred Edgar Truckell (Alf) was born 100 years ago on 14 February 1919. He was curator of Dumfries Museum 1948 – 1982. During this time he expanded the museum collection, increased visitor numbers, opened the Old Bridge House as a museum of domestic life and started a museum in Annan. He was a well known figure in the town and was awarded an MBE for his services to learning.

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Start:
January 1 @ 10:00 am
End:
1st January 2020 @ 5:00 pm
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Venue

Dumfries Museum
Dumfries Museum and Camera Obscura, The Observatory, Rotchell Road
Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway DG2 7SW United Kingdom
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Phone:
01387 253374
Website:
http://www.dumgal.gov.uk/article/15737/Dumfries-Museum-and-Camera-Obscura