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july, 2020

26jul1:00 pm- 1:00 pmTeas and Talks - Dorset Buttons at Shire Hall

Event Details

Anna McDowell

Henrys Buttons

The History of the Dorset Button Industry by Henry’s Buttons

Like a number of heritage crafts and skills, information was passed down from generation to generation. The Dorset Button industry was no exception. However, we do know that this cottage industry affected the lives of hundreds of families in Dorset for more than 200 years.

Tickets are £6 per person.


(Sunday) 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Shire Hall

High West Street

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