Audio Guide for Summer Exhibition 2022
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Display No.1
Introduction to 2022 Exhibition

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Display No.2
Bronze age Boardwalk found on Mersea shore

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Finding the Bronze Age board off East Mersea. Daniel French senior

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Finding the Iron Age skull - Daniel 'Bubby' French

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Roman amphora dredged from the sea locally in the 1940s.

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Martabani Jar and Spanish Olive Oil Jar

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2,000 year old lead box, glass urn and bones from Mersea Barrow

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Child's Burial Tomb found near Beach Road

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The Romans on Mersea

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Red Hills and Salt Making around the River Blackwater

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Fish Traps around the River Blackwater by Ron Hall

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The discovery of Fish Traps around the River Blackwater

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Where to find a Fish Trap on Mersea

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Bisons, Wild Boar and Mammoths along the Mersea shore

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Mammoth Tusk found on East Mersea shore - by Mark Dixon

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Wild boar bones found on Mud - Brian Jay

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The Coastguards

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Arches over the road for Royal Events

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Decades 1970s & 1980s

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Decades 1990s to 2020

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Display No.16
Fisherman's Cottage in Mersea Museum

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The Trade Bike - before the tradesman had a van

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The Beach and the things found on it

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Fish Trunk made by William Wyatt

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Display No.20
Old Ordinary - Penny Farthing bicycle

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Digby's hardware shop in Barfield Road

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Display No.22
The Clifford White Empire on Mersea

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Display No.23
Sperm Whale bones found off Cobmarsh Island 2008

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Farming on Mersea Island

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Tools used by local shipwrights. Lathe.

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Saw from Drake Brothers, Tollesbury

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Seaside Mersea

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Display No.27
Beach Huts on Mersea Island

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Display No.28
Children's World display

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Mersea Island Golf Club at East Mersea

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Oysters and the oyster industry

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50 years of oystering by a Mersea oysterman

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Display No.31
Dinghy KALI and John Leather

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Display No.32
Birds - local wildlife

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Fish in local waters

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Display No.34
ENORI - restoring the Native Oyster

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Display No.35
Changing Minds, Changing Coasts - CITiZAN

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Display No.36
Duck Punt built by William Wyatt in 1919

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Stowboating - fishing in the Thames Estuary

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Display No.38
The 1950s

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Display No.39
The 1960s
 

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