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100 years of the Shipley Art Gallery

5 December 2017

2-3pm

Birtley Library

 

The Shipley was built and opened during the First World War on 29 November 1917. A Grade II listed, purpose-built gallery, it was founded from a bequest by local solicitor Joseph Shipley. Marion Barrell shares some of its history.

 

£2, pay on arrival

Free to members of Birtley Heritage Group

t: 0191 433 6101

 

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