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Acton Scott working Farm Museum

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Right next door to Acton Scott Farm is Acton Scott Historic Working Farm it is a living museum. Visitors take part in various workshops and the farm has a programme taking in all aspects of a home farm throughout the year in the early 20th century.

Daily activities on site include herding geese, ducks, turkeys, shorthorn and longhorn cattle, hand-milking the cows, making butter (twice a day in the dairy), and baking in the bailiff's cottage. There is also cider making, bodging, wheel and cart making, calving, rearing pigs, whip-lathe (pole lathe) wood-turning, and brick making.

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