Ventnor Heritage Centre

"To make the past present, to bring the distant near . . . to call up our ancestors before us with all their peculiarities of language, manners, and garb, to show us over their houses, to seat us at their tables, to rummage their old-fashioned ward-robes, to explain the uses of their ponderous furniture . . . " Thomas Babington Macaulay describing what the study of history can do (written in 1828)

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From our archives

Daniel Day and Family

Daniel Day was born in Whitwell in 1814.  His father, Stephen,  was a stonemason who was later employed in building Steephill Castle and Cove Cottage in Belgrave Road in 1828.  In 1832 he was killed …Read more...

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