© 2017 The Magic Attic
Registered Charity No 1094124
It is with great sadness that we must inform everyone that our dear friend and fellow volunteer, Chris Wood passed away on Thursday August 10th.
Chris’ funeral will take place on Wednesday, August 30th at 10.30 at Fradley Crematorium WS13 8GA.
Reception afterwards at Darnsworth Golf Club, Lichfield WS14 9JG
Donations can be made to the Myeloma Charity and the Royal Derby Hospital Dialysis Unit.
The Magic Attic is a large local history archive located in South Derbyshire at the Sharpe's Heritage Centre, West Street, Swadlincote.
The archive contains newspapers, photographs, maps, artefacts and family history information for South Derbyshire and surrounding areas.
Visitors and enquiries from outside the region and from abroad are also given every assistance and are equally welcome. We work in close association with the libraries of Swadlincote and Burton on Trent and with most of the local history groups.
A Place for Serious Research or Gentle Reminiscence
A Little Look Back
General Boulanger, the ex-War Minister of France, has challenged M. Jules Ferry to fight a duel because of certain sarcastic allusions made in a speech at Epinal.
The Burton chronicle
AUGUST 4th 1887
The Magic Attic Mystery
Can you shed any light on our mystery picture?
Click on the picture for a better look and if you have any information please get in touch.
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