After the Storm

After the Storm

Our Blog Come Behind the Scenes – a weekly insight into the Museum world! After the Storm It has been a busy time at the Museum recently with arrival of not one or two, but now six pieces of timber that we believe are from the shipwreck HMS Buffalo. Over the weekend...
HMS Buffalo’s cannon or carronade?

HMS Buffalo’s cannon or carronade?

Our Blog Come Behind the Scenes – a weekly insight into the Museum world! HMS Buffalo’s cannon or carronade? Located in the Soldiers Memorial Park, Whitianga, sits a cast-iron ordnance that is semi-encased in a contemporary concrete support. Two plaques on the front...