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9:00am 02 Mar 2015

If you missed Tracy Gillman's video installation 'The Handmaidens of Death' in the Archives last weekend you can watch it online.

It offers a great insight into the lives of female munitions workers during the First World War #decoded1914

WW1 women munitions workers on Tyneside

'The Handmaidens of Death': a video installation presented as part of #Decoded1914 @Discovery Museum, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Directed by Tracy Elisabeth Gillma...

12:00pm 28 Feb 2015


Enigmatic Objects

26 Feb 2015

One of the most pleasurable things about working with the archaeology in the Great North Museum is the sheer variety of material we have in our collections.