Sheffield Fire and Police Museum

Sheffield Fire and Police Museum

Sheffield Fire and Police Museum is a museum in Sheffield, England. Established in 1984, it is based at a former fire station (opened c.1900) near the city centre.

The collection covers law and order, and social history. The museum is run entirely by volunteers.

External links

* [http://www.firepolicemuseum.co.uk/ Museum website]
* [http://www.24hourmuseum.org.uk/museum_gfx_en/MW274.html Entry] in the 24 Hour Museum


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