The Collection

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Browse our growing heritage collection, showcasing the breadth and depth of the stories and histories associated within the walls of City Hall. Take your pick from our collection and learn a little more about the historic building which sits at the very heart of Truro's past, present and future.

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  • Lemon Quay, 1905

    Year: 1905

    Record Number: HFC:2021:307

    A black and white photograph of Lemon Quay as seen from Lemon Bridge in 1905. A docked boat is the focus of the image although visible in the background is a horse and cart as well as the original facade of City Hall and surrounding buildings. Also visible in the far distance is Truro school standing on the hill.

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  • 1909 Stannary Court Weights

    Year: 1909

    Record Number: HFC:2019:78

    A collection of weights used in Truro's Stannary Court, 1909.

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