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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 & Wesleyan College, Truro

Year: 1908

Record Number: HFC:2020:141

A hand-coloured photographic postcard showing City Hall on the left of the image alongside a number of buildings which remain today. The area to the right of the River Kenwyn has been almost entirely re-developed, replacing the warehouses which spanned the river and replacing them with commercial buildings. Visible in the background is the Wesleyan College which now forms part of Truro School.

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Lemon Quay & Wesleyan College, Truro

Year: 1908

Record Number: HFC:2020:141

A hand-coloured photographic postcard showing City Hall on the left of the image alongside a number of buildings which remain today. The area to the right of the River Kenwyn has been almost entirely re-developed, replacing the warehouses which spanned the river and replacing them with commercial buildings. Visible in the background is the Wesleyan College which now forms part of Truro School.

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Lemon Quay & Wesleyan College, Truro

Year: 1908

Record Number: HFC:2020:141

A hand-coloured photographic postcard showing City Hall on the left of the image alongside a number of buildings which remain today. The area to the right of the River Kenwyn has been almost entirely re-developed, replacing the warehouses which spanned the river and replacing them with commercial buildings. Visible in the background is the Wesleyan College which now forms part of Truro School.

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Truro from Lemon Bridge

Year: 1911

Record Number: HFC:2020:140

A hand-coloured photographic postcard showing City Hall as it was sited on the banks of the River Kenwyn before Back Quay was covered in. The postcard was sent on 9th July 1911.

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Truro from Lemon Bridge

Year: 1911

Record Number: HFC:2020:140

A hand-coloured photographic postcard showing City Hall as it was sited on the banks of the River Kenwyn before Back Quay was covered in. The postcard was sent on 9th July 1911.

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Truro from Lemon Bridge

Year: 1911

Record Number: HFC:2020:140

A hand-coloured photographic postcard showing City Hall as it was sited on the banks of the River Kenwyn before Back Quay was covered in. The postcard was sent on 9th July 1911.

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Filling in Back Quay (1)

Year: 1923

Record Number: HFC:2021:308

A black and white photograph of the view from Back Quay during the early stages of filling in works. Visible in the background is the original facade of City Hall and surrounding buildings. Lemon bridge is also visible in the distance.

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Filling in Back Quay (2)

Year: 1923

Record Number: HFC:2021:309

A black and white photograph of the view from Back Quay during the early stages of filling in works. Visible in the background is the original facade of City Hall and surrounding buildings. Lemon bridge is also visible in the distance.

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Filling in Back Quay (1)

Year: 1923

Record Number: HFC:2021:308

A black and white photograph of the view from Back Quay during the early stages of filling in works. Visible in the background is the original facade of City Hall and surrounding buildings. Lemon bridge is also visible in the distance.

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Filling in Back Quay (2)

Year: 1923

Record Number: HFC:2021:309

A black and white photograph of the view from Back Quay during the early stages of filling in works. Visible in the background is the original facade of City Hall and surrounding buildings. Lemon bridge is also visible in the distance.

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Filling in Back Quay (1)

Year: 1923

Record Number: HFC:2021:308

A black and white photograph of the view from Back Quay during the early stages of filling in works. Visible in the background is the original facade of City Hall and surrounding buildings. Lemon bridge is also visible in the distance.

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Filling in Back Quay (2)

Year: 1923

Record Number: HFC:2021:309

A black and white photograph of the view from Back Quay during the early stages of filling in works. Visible in the background is the original facade of City Hall and surrounding buildings. Lemon bridge is also visible in the distance.

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