Monthly Archives: September 2014

Civil War Day

Catch a glimpse of life in the 17th century this Saturday 20th September at Poole Museum’s Civil War Day. Themed activities, re-enactments and demonstrations will be taking place at Scaplen’s Court (opposite the Museum, 4, High Street) between 11 am and … Continue reading

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A Smuggling Affray

It’s hard to imagine Bournemouth a couple of centuries ago when it was just an empty stretch of coast, backed by desolate heathland. It could also be a wild place with armed gangs prepared to take the law into their own hands. This was the … Continue reading

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