Paintings now online

NEAABE110628c1, Eastwood library, oil painting from the 1920's to be put on a online archive, Pam Scudder.
NEAABE110628c1, Eastwood library, oil painting from the 1920's to be put on a online archive, Pam Scudder.

Oil paintings of Eastwood located in the town’s library are now available to view on a national online catalogue.

A painting of Nottingham Road in the 1920s and Bradley’s Brewery, what was later the Ram Inn, are now included in the ‘Your Paintings’ catalogue of all publicly-owned paintings in the UK.

The catalogue so far has 63,000 paintings and is being put together by the Public Catalogue Foundation.

Other Nottinghamshire County Council-owned paintings are included on the catalogue along with paintings held by its Archives service based in Nottingham.