Archaeological Collections Areas Database and Map

Secretary of Society of Museum Archaeologists, 2003 (updated 2013)

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Collecting archives;
NOT collecting archives;
Collecting archives in some circumstances;
Archive collection status is not known;

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Cheshire: 1 museum covers this area.

- Cheshire West Museums consisting of the: Grosvenor Museum, 27 Grosvenor Street, Chester, CH1 2DD, and Weaver Hall Museum and Workhouse, 162 London Road, Northwich, CW9 8AB

Area details: Cheshire West and Chester, and will accept archives from Cheshire East when none of the Cheshire East museums can/will accept it
Cheshire East, Cheshire West and Chester
This museum is accepting archives.
There is an archaeological curator at this museum.

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Last updated: August 2012