Self portrait by James Hoey Scott (1892 – 1981)
Mr Scott purchased 12-20 North Street (12 North Street is now the museum building) in 1937, saving it from demolition. His sympathetic restoration was said to ‘comprise one of the best illustrations of what can be done towards preserving old buildings…’
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