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Working Horse Demonstration and BBQ Picnic

David Shering will be demonstrating the traditional use of working horses in farming and forestry in the fields behind St Mary’s Church at 2.30 pm on Saturday 2nd September. Tickets at £7 for adults and £4 for children are available from Fordingbridge Museum or Fordingbridge Book shop. The price includes a locally produced burger or sausage in a roll with salad. Children under 3 are free and a family ticket is £18 (2 adults and 2 children) Tickets are available on the gate (£8 adult and £20 family) and all proceeds go to Fordingbridge Museum. There will be an ice-cream vendor on site and you are invited to bring your own chairs, gazebo or sunshade and drinks.

 

 

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Posted on 14 Aug 2017

Frogham Fair Quiz Answers

Mystery Items Quiz from Froghan Fair

Answers

1                   Prosthetic Horse shoe

2                   Musket ball caster

3                   Milliner’s measure

4                   Instrument for inseminating horses

5                   Taper (or spill) holder

Winner - Mr Nigel Owen

 

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Posted on 14 Aug 2017

Knit Socks to Kitchener Pattern

Fordingbridge Museum is asking people to knit socks to an original pattern devised by Lord Kitchener. Click here to reveal the pattern. Also see the related news release.

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Posted on 24 Feb 2017

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