Kingsbridge Cookworthy Museum

History Revisited

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The Museum is now OPEN for 2018 - come and see us soon! NEW display 'Margaret Lorenz: a Head of her Time'; updated with new material 'William Cookworthy' Pioneer of Porcelain'; and lots more to see and do in your local museum. 




The Ilbert Room

... is located off thQuite an Occasione Cookworthy Room.

This is the second year of our exhibition 'William Cookworthy: Pioneer of Porcelain', displaying a new selection of the wonderful Cookworthy porcelain on loan from the Plymouth City Museum during its refurbishment.

Cookworthy's notable contemporaries and acquaintances are also featured. Dr. Samuel Johnson of dictionary fame was one of these, and we are pleased to able to display a first edition of the 'Dictionary' and Dr. Johnson's own walking stick.









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