Token
Cloth bag containing 54 Cheltenham Original Brewery tokens, from about 1890 to 1900. Tokens were given to brewery employees as part of their wages. Each could be exchanged for a pint of beer. (token diameter 20mm)
1985.51
Plate
Bone china dessert plate showing Cambray Spa, 1860. This was one of Cheltenham's five most important spa wells. Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum has a large collection of these souvenir ceramics. (diameter 250mm)
1946.91.2
Figure
Tobacconist's advertisement in the form of a wooden Gordon Highlander taking a pinch of snuff, 19th century. Stood outside Frederick Wright Ltd., Tobacco & Snuff Dealers, 112 High Street, Cheltenham for more than a century. (height 2300mm)
On loan (SH1)
Model
Cardboard model of the Pittville Pump Room, made by John Bellamy, a travelling model-maker, around 1834 to 1835. The Pump Room, built in 1825-30, was the largest of the town's spas. (Scale 250mm: 3000mm)
2002.25
Handbill
Flyer and booking form for a concert at the Odeon, Cheltenham, 1963. Bands included the Everly Brothers and the Rolling Stones, with Cheltenham-born guitarist Brian Jones, who tragically drowned in 1969, and is buried in Cheltenham Cemetery, Priors Road, his grave a place of pilgrimage for fans. (255 x 180mm)
1997.238
Photograph
Exterior view of Whaddon Works, Clyde Road, Cheltenham, 1941. (255 x 201mm)
1994.499
Photograph
Showing garages at rear of Dunalley Street, St Paul's, Cheltenham. No date, but probably taken about 1968. (127 x 90mm)
2001.23.136
Photograph
View of Cheltenham Brewery (now closed), with workers, barrels and lorries in foreground and a view over the rest of Cheltenham in distance including St Mary's Church, St. Luke's Church and the Eagle Star Building. Taken around 1970. (195 x 245mm)
1995.400.64
Photograph
Houses in Swindon Passage, Cheltenham. Taken around 1930. (155 x 207mm)
1995.551.19
Photograph
59-60 Sun Street, Cheltenham. One house has its entrance on the street, the other at the rear. The derelict building on the left houses both WC's. (168 x 215mm)
1995.551.77
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