Discipline(s): Heritage Service
Bio: The Isle of Wight Heritage Service is part of the city council. Within it, the Museum Service collects and preserves items relating to the Island's material history, archaeology and geology, and displays a range of these collections through its public museums.
Project title: IOW Fire History
Project Description: In response to the fire extinguishers, the curators at the IOW Heritage Service looked through their collection to find objects relating to fire on the Island. The helmet and poster represent just a couple of the 43 objects in their collection that relate to fire.