|Type of record:||Building|
|Name:||Glandford Shell Museum|
Purpose built shell museum created 1914-15 by Sir Alfred Jodrell of Bayfield Hall.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 0439 4145|
|Parish:||LETHERINGSETT WITH GLANDFORD, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Purpose built flint and brick museum created 1914-15 by Sir Alfred Jodrell of Bayfield Hall to house his collection of shells, acquired over a 60 year period. The building, which has 'Dutch' gables with a porch of matching design, consists of one main room with high level windows. Shells are also a feature of the interior decoration of the building. A brief history and photographs of the interior can be found in (S1).
A. Yardy (HES), 4 August 2011.
- MUSEUM (World War One to Modern - 1915 AD to 2050 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
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|<S1>||Article in serial: C. Cecil. 2001. He Shelves Sea Shells By the Sea Shore. Country Life. June 21. |
Related records - none