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Savage Arena: The Legacy of Joe Tasker

The Mountain Heritage Trust is delighted to present the first exhibition celebrating the life and achievements of pioneering mountaineer Joe Tasker. Savage Arena: The Legacy of Joe Tasker is a Heritage Lottery Fund funded exhibition and launched on Thursday 8th … [more]

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  Commemorative plaque from summit of Great Gable unveiled at Keswick Museum and Art Gallery. Read the article from the Keswick Reminder to find out more.

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Savage Arena: The Legacy of Joe Tasker

Savage Arena: The Legacy of Joe Tasker Click on the title above to be taken to the online exhibition. Early life Joe Tasker was born in Hull on the 12th May 1948. He grew up in a traditional Roman Catholic … [more]

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Kangchenjunga – A Short History

Kangchenjunga: Five Treasures of the High Snow  A short history by Nicole Reeve Kangchenjunga, the highest mountain in India and the world’s third highest mountain stands at 8586m. It is known as Five Treasures of the High Snow after its five … [more]

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Preservation Guidelines

Historic collections need careful handling and packaging to ensure the best possible chance of their long-term survival. You can’t stop decay completely, but you can slow it down through storage – and avoid damage with careful handling. Kelda Roe, Collections … [more]