Memory Boxes

Memory Boxes are great way to interact with a family member, social group or in a care home.

Memory Boxes contain a mixture of objects relating to each topic and will soon get the conversation flowing. We have different boxes available to hire from Christchurch Mansion in Ipswich and Colchester Castle in Colchester.

Sports and Games (Ipswich)

Activities, toys, sports equipment and games from over the years.

Our boxes have an assortment of objects and memorabilia and make a wonderful conversation starter. You can find this box at Christchurch Mansion, Ipswich.

This memory box contains:

  • Cycle Speedway. A beginners guide
  • Ludo game board
  • Snakes and ladders game board
  • Magnetic Fish game including magnetic board, fish and rod x4
  • Subbuteo Table soccer game
  • Draughts
  • Fishing reel
  • Scout leader’s hat
  • Skipping rope
  • Whipping top
  • Game of checkers
  • Clacker
  • Cribbage with tobacco promotion
  • Fishing tackle tin containing 2 dice and 13 marbles
  • Empire dominos
  • The Second book of Camp-fire songs
  • Glycerine and blackcurrant pastilles tin with tiddlywinks
  • Pitkin playing cards
  • Ipswich football playing cards x18
  • Cup and ball game
  • The motor car card game
  • Tennis. An album of Famous players in action
  • Dice shaker
  • Kilkatelle Bagatelle game
  • Scout Games book
  • Yoyo
  • Football Boots
  • Picture of People Ice-skating
  • Open Amateur Boxing Tournament advertisements 1953
  • Wimbledon Postcard – Fred Perry
  • Beetle game and cards
  • Catalogue of games
  • Ipswich Town programme
  • Community party games and Recreational brochure
  • Golf balls x2

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