Henry Walter Fincham FSA

Posted July 14, 2016 1:31 pm by Abigail Turner under History

Henry Walter Fincham FSA (1860 – 1952) was central in shaping and developing the Museum of the Order of St John’s collection, in particular the excavated stone and associated records that form a significant part of the AHRC Bearers of the Cross project’s database.  Not only a keen photographer and antiquarian, but also an athlete... Read more »

A History of the Museum of the Order of St John

Posted April 26, 2016 11:48 am by Abigail Turner under Collections History

The Museum of the Order of St John has opened its doors to the visiting public each week since 1978, but the history of the Museum and its collections goes back much further than this.  As early as 1838 gifts of books were made to the Order, with the collection slowly but surely growing to... Read more »