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The Museum is well laid-out and interesting.

The Museum is well laid-out and interesting.

Nearly all its displays have a tendency to stress the socialistic areas of Islington’s history. A prominently presented breasts of VI Lenin as well as a display of regional ‘radicals’ are in character with this particular. A recently developed tapestry illustrates Islington’s many associations with socialism. One exhibit that particularly interested me ended up being of some wood water pipelines which had once been utilized to share drinking tap water through the brand New River (see below) to its customers. We saw pipes that are similar that are hollowed-out tree trunks, in a museum in Edinburgh. One end of every wood part is carved to a taper such that it is slotted in to the uncarved end of some other wood part.

Over the road through the collection, appears a brick that is grand rock building of City University (finished 1898), that has been created by Edward William Mountford (1855-1908), whom also designed The Old Bailey court household. (more…)