Salvaging and restoring a piece of history

The stories that museums tell are narrated by artefacts collected from that period. Those
artefacts are cared for so future generations can enjoy and learn from them.

When a fire rips through a museum with devastating results, those unique stories can be lost. Surrey Infantry Museum, which was based at 18th century Clandon Park for over 30 years, suffered such an incident.

This article focuses on how Ecclesiastical and restoration experts Farcroft responded to save the collection from being lost forever.