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The Magic Attic

Local History - Local Heritage - from Local Folk

Registered Charity No 1094124


All publications can be ordered from

The Magic Attic,
c/o Sharpes Pottery Museum,
West Street,
DE11 9DG
Tel. 01283 819020

All books returned must be in perfect re-saleable condition and within one week of receipt.

The customer will be liable for all postage and packaging incurred.

We have a wide range of publications produced by our friends and volunteers covering various aspects of life in and around the district and spanning many eras.

We also have some local interest books written by local authors.



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1.04 The Facts and The Fiction 1.05v Gone - But Not Forgotten

Gone But Not Forgotten

The Facts and The Fiction

We are currently streamlining the Publications section.

Click on a book to see an abstract (not all work as some pages are under construction).

The Striking Seventies

1.06 Striking Seventies1.10 TatP Gates

Trouble at T’Pit Gates

1.09 MMM

Murder, Mayhem & Mercury

1.03 Burton Aviation

Burton Aviation 1910

1.07 Century of shopping

A Century of Shopping in Swadlincote

1.08 Salt Bros

Salt Bros
1895 - 1982

1.02 Stranger Ghost

 Stranger, Ghost & Conjuror

1.01 From Lanterns to

From Magic Lanterns to Multiplexes