Monthly Archives: August 2016

Inspired by George Eliot’s Boots

One of the wonderful objects we have in the Museum’s collections are this beautiful pair of cream, kid leather ankle boots that belonged to George Eliot.     In addition to being a Museum Assistant at Nuneaton Museum, I am … Continue reading

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Baby’s first shoes

This week I’m sharing items from one of our latest acquisitions, a collection of five pairs of baby’s shoes. The shoes were worn by Duncan Claridge who was born in Nuneaton in 1949. They¬†date from the late 1940s and early … Continue reading

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