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Brecknock Society and Museum Friends

Cymdeithas Brycheiniog a Chyfeillion yr Amgueddfa


Charity Registration No.518041 Rhif Cofrestru Elusennol

Refurbishment of Brecknock Museum & Art Gallery
Conservation & Display Project

The Conservation and Display project has two components. These have been fully funded through generous contributions totalling £61,300 from charities, local trusts and many individuals made via the BS&MF and Brecknock Art Trust. Our appeal for funding for this project closed in Novmber 2018. Click below on any of the specific items for details.

Statue of Boadicea

Statue of Boadicea

  1. Specialist conservation of nine significant objects
    1. Gorsedd stone
    2. Pillar box
    3. Drinking trough
    4. Powder testing mortar
    5. Artwork - Portrait of John Jeffreys Pratt
    6. Stump stitchwork picture
    7. Straw work box
    8. Statue of Boadicea
    9. Welsh harp
  2. Additional display cabinets to be made and purchased
    1. Further display cabinets for museum
    2. Specially-designed cabinet for storage and display of watercolour paintings

The conservation work is now largely complete. The objects and new cabinets will be in place in the refurbished Museum & Art Gallery when it opens. This webpage will be updated with images of all these items as conserved or supplied in due course.

January 2019