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Date Made/Found: 2002
Material and Medium: matchsticks, paper
Dimensions: Overall: 250 × 390 × 715mm
Department: Social History
Accession Number: 2002.41
Museums Sheffield commissioned this model of the Meersbrook United Reform Church from Mr Arthur Beck. Mr Beck made matchstick models as a hobby. The model of the church took over seventy hours to make and shows the main brick built church and its corrugated iron extension. The church was replaced with a modern building and community centre in 2010, after the old building was found to have structural problems.
Display Location: In Store
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