Archive for July 23, 2014

Museum of Lakeland Life in Kendal

Museum of Lakeland Life in Kendal

The Museum of Lakeland life in Kendal is a wonderful place containing a rather eclectic collection of items to do with everyday life in Lakeland. It includes a replica mine and a reconstruction of the rooms of a Lakeland house and shops plus a exhibition on the children’s character ‘Postman Pat’ which was written in Kendal.

From reconstruction of a Lakeland house

From reconstruction of a Lakeland house

Wooden pig from a brush company in Kendal specialising in pig bristles

Wooden pig from a brush company in Kendal specialising in pig bristles

The clock from Hawkshead church (1845)

The clock from Hawkshead church (1845)

Lakeland lead miner

Lakeland lead miner

The pharmacy

The pharmacy