major part of the social history
collection is housed within the Shropshire Museums
Resource Centre in Ludlow, co-located with the public library.
Objects of local and social history number approximately 10,000
items. These are the everyday things used by people through the
years that tell us a lot about the lives of our ancestors. They
range from tools to costumes, from magic lanterns to sewing
Model of Ludlow Station as it was in
the 1950s, in TT scale Access
itself is arranged by appointment with the curator, either in
person or by phone, letter or email. Shropshire Museums provides
potential researchers with a factsheet explaining the process
and requirements for study.