I Am a Cider Drinker!

I Am a Cider Drinker!

A recent acquisition for our museum collection is a wonderful, small cider barrel. Just as today we may carry around a water bottle to refresh ourselves when we are out and about, in times past some working men would carry their own apple nectar to work. One such man...
Squeeze Boxes on Dartmoor

Squeeze Boxes on Dartmoor

Squeeze boxes are a type of traditional musical instrument that is found on Dartmoor. They are made of wood and have a bellows that is used to create the sound. Squeeze boxes are often used to play traditional folk music, such as jigs and reels. The history of squeeze...