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The Dacorum Heritage Trust Ltd.

The Dacorum Heritage Trust Ltd. (DHT) is the Accredited Museum for the area of Dacorum. DHT is based in a converted fire station in Berkhamsted where it houses in excess of 110,000 artefacts relating to the history of the Borough. Read more…

In addition to the physical collections, DHT regularly publishes articles and publications relating to the history of Berkhamsted, Hemel Hempstead, Kings Langley and Tring.

From the articles…

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    Edward Popple

    Popple was born in Provident Place (now Waterside) in Berkhamsted to John and Elizabeth, who were originally from Lincolnshire. He was educated at Victoria School and Berkhamsted School, before returning to Victoria School to teach. He stayed at the school … Continue reading 

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  • Harden “Star” Hand Grenade


    This is one of two of fire extinguishers used at Rothschild house that we care for in our collection. The Harden “Star” Hand Grenade is a glass globe filled with a chemical fluid, and when broken over or into the … Continue reading 

The Dacorum Heritage Trust Ltd.

The Museum Store, Clarence Road, Berkhamsted, Herts HP4 3YL

Telephone/Fax 01442 879525   Email info@dacorumheritage.org.uk

Registered in England No. 2851313 | Registered Charity No. 1026161 | Accredited Museum No. 1594 | Status: Fully accredited museum.