Community Outreach Event

The Curious Cabinet Project - Working with the Charterhouse Museum

We are currently working on an Arts Council funded project with the Charterhouse Museum. The last few months have seen enormous changes in the collection of prayer books and Bibles that we have been working on. Every book has been assessed, cleaned and boxed and the whole space cleaned up and readied for the future. We have worked alongside staff, residents and volunteers in the community events and sparked some amazing inspiration in the Creative Writes online workshops and visits. Some of the worst damaged books are currently being treated in the Codex Conservation workshop in London. Sam is currently working with ACAP Media to make some videos about their conservation journey. Their fantastic transformations will be available on this website and through our social media channels.

Follow our work on @CICImpact & impactheritagecic on Instagram

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Meet Sam, Ann-Marie, Gabby, Nichola & Jack and some of the other incredible people that we have been working with. What an great team!

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Jo Poland

Talks about finding the
John James Morris Diaries

Out on a walk one day our heroine Jo makes an important find. These diaries cover 68 years of Cornish life written by one man - John James Morris. We will be helping Jo and her team apply for a grant to preserve these journals for all to enjoy.

We believe that archive collections, big and small, are the very stuff that communities are made of. 

We are a team of professional conservators who want to help all kinds of communities to care for
their collections and access the resources they need. 

Have you got an archive that needs help?

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07958 003542

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