YLM Database

Chichester District Museum

29 Little London
West Sussex
PO19 1PB

Website: http://www.chichester.gov.uk/museum

Parent Organisation:
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YLM Entry Submitted: No

Our museum is currently undergoing a major period of change with a potential relocation to a new Museum building. As part of this process, our collections are currently under review, this will be at least a two-year long process.
Chichester questionnaire lost – resent by email 28/11/08 – MF

How many human remains are in its collection, and how many of those are of ancient British provenance, pre-Christian or in other way Pagan?:

How many of these human remains are well documented, with clear context of date and place of exhumation?:

Where there are ancestors in store, is there a history of use?:

Where there are ancestors in store, is there potential for use, in display, education or scientific analysis?

Does the museum have a disposal policy, and is it including HR with negligible potential in its discussions about disposal?:

What sources of information about these human remains are in the public domain and where?:
Does the museum have ancestors (human remains) on display?:

Does the museum hold any iconic ancestors, ie. complete skeletons with a well documented story, or those considered of national or local importance, and are these on display?:


26 August, 2008