Project ID388
DescriptionMembers of Trowbridge U3A are to help museum staff raise the profile of the important history of West of England cloth, as woven in the County Town. This will feed into plans to move and expand the museum, creating a centre of excellence for the study of the woollen cloth industry as well as a fun venue for local history displays and activities.
TypeU3A-led research (SLP)
U3ATrowbridge & W.Wilts U3A
Organization/partnerTrowbridge Museum
Year startedNot known
Source of referenceU3A website
NotesLink to article on the cloth industry in west of England