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Rex Russell : 1916 – 2014

Rex Russell : 1916 – 2014

Baysgarth House Museum

Event date: 20th May 2017 to 30th July 2017

An remarkable commemorative exhibition for local historian, teacher and artist Rex Russell, looking at his life and achievements. This exhibition reveals his passion for exploring and unveiling the past, covering subjects as broad as local education provision, Parliamentary Enclosure, Methodism, Village Life, Friendly Societies, Deserted Medieval Villages, the Temperance Movement and much more! A keen researcher and determined tutor, this remarkable man shaped our knowledge of the history of Barton upon Humber and the surrounding areas.

Come and discover more at the free exhibition, telling the tale of a mans life work, as remembered by his friends.