Loans Box -Agriculture

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Loans Box  22 : Agriculture

Early Years +KS 1/ 2

Subjects: History, Music, Literacy, Art

The kids loved it. butter churner is best”  Scremerston First School

Agriculture has been a key component of the Northumberland economy since it was first colonised by humans, and remains important today.


Wooden Farm in Box (base separate)
Hand butter churn
Red Tractor and trailer
Toy tractors, 2 large, 2 small
Three wooden jigsaws
Farm animal wooden templates
One set farmer’s overalls (child size)
Three black and white photos
Two laminated posters
Folder A Revolution in Agriculture
Book: Old Farms An Illustrated Guide
Book: Wartime Farm
Book: Farming
Book: Old Farm Tools
Book: Home Farm
Story Book: Tractor Ted x3
Story Book: Animal Noises
Story Book: On the Farm
Story Book: Farm 123
Story Book: MOO!
Story Book: Farmland Tales
Story Book: Farmland Tales Storybook
Story Book: Farmer Duck
Story Book: Pets and Farm Animals
Story Book: Wacky Farm
Story Book: Old McDonald
Book: Usborne World Farming
Book: Usborne Farm Animals
Glendale Rural District Official Guide
Plastic figures as follows:
3 farmers
1 farmer’s wife
1 shepherdess
1 scarecrow
2 horses
6 cows
6 calves
3 sheep
2 lambs
4 pigs
1 piglet
5 hens
1 cockerel
3 cats
Various pieces of fence and hedging
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Loans Boxes for Educational purposes – Special Free Offer

These are on special offer from 1 January – 31 December 2022 (with grateful thanks to grant funding from the Children’s Trust and St Hilda’s Trust). All loans boxes for the purposes of education are available to borrow free of charge for a maximum period of two weeks by schools, childminders, regularly home schooled pupils and young people’s groups until 31 December 2022. Any one user or institution may borrow a maximum of 2 boxes at the same time.

Loans Boxes for any other (non-educational) purpose cost £15 inc. VAT for each two week period of hire Extended periods of hire may be agreed with Bailiffgate for an additional charge (please telephone on 01665 605847)

How to Book

Free and paid for loans boxes are booked online (if you have any questions, please telephone on 01665 605847)·

  • Click on the calendar below to check the dates you want are available and reserve your two week period from Saturday to Saturday (please note if you exceed the 14 days it will not allow you to book)· Click on the ‘Sponsored or Not’ drop down to confirm whether you qualify for the free loans box or whether you need to pay the fee
  • Click on Book Now to complete your booking
  • Complete relevant details and Proceed to Checkout

Please note: All bookings run from Saturday to Saturday and users must collect and deliver the loans boxes back to Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery (open Tuesday to Sunday, 10am – 4pm). Loans Boxes and any additional items not contained in the loans box must be returned by at least the stated return date. You may return them early but note we are not open on Mondays.  See our Terms and Conditions (and please ensure you read paragraph 12 which details terms and conditions for Loans Boxes).

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