Monthly Archives: May 2007

Mechanic Instutites

The Rushworth Museum.Is located in High Street Rushworth in the Old Mechanics Institute Building built in 1913 But what are Mechanics Institutes?  Mechanics Institutes originated when all skilled labourers, trades people and Artisans were generally referred to as mechanics. The … Continue reading

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New Rushworth Book

Updated Book The first edition of this Book is just about sold out. The Museum are arranging to have a reprint done of this book  meet the demand Rushworth Historical and Preservation Society [Museum] . Has recently published an updated edition … Continue reading

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