Liverpool Scottish Regimental Museum

Liverpool Scottish Regimental Museum
c/o Major IL Riley TD FSA Scot
The Shambles
51a Common Lane
Culcheth
Warrington
Cheshire
WA3 4EY
England

Website

Main site

www.liverpoolscottish.org.uk

Mirror site and back-up

www.ilriley.freeserve.co.uk

E-mail

Enquiries

ilriley@liverpoolscottish.org.uk

Webmaster

i.l.riley@theoffice.net

Telephone

Hon Secretary (pro tem)

01925 766157

Mobile

07889234022

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The Museum is run by volunteers, chaired by Professor Donald Ritchie FRSE DL, and has re-established itself in new premises (provided by the North West England RFCA) in the Edge Lane area of Liverpool following the closure of the Liverpool Scottish HQ at Score Lane, Childwall. The floor space exceeds 1000 square feet with ancilliary rooms for storage and records. It located near to the Liverpool Scottish ACF unit. The offical opening took take place in November 2002

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

Usually on Wednesdays 2pm to 7pm or by appointment: 'phone at least a couple of days in advance to avoid a wasted journey. The Museum is presently re-establishing its display following relocation from Forbes House Childwall to premises near to Edge Lane Liverpool. Research and record facilities are available.

Admission charges

Donations welcomed: we receive no public funding.

Additional info

Family research
Ample parking on road immediately outside
Easy access from city centre, ring road and M62

The Museum collection includes the uniforms and other military artefacts covering 100 years of the history of a kilted Scottish volunteer infantry regiment established in Liverpool.The collection of photographs and other documentary information is extensive.

Collection details

Weapons and War

Key artists and exhibits

  • First World War
  • Noel Chavasse
  • Forbes
  • Photographs
  • Uniforms
  • Medals
  • Second World War
  • Scottish uniforms
  • Infantry
  • King's Regiment
  • Liverpool Regiment
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