Museum Gardens


a selection of photos of the location of a poem at the Museum Gardens, Scunthorpe

Dreaming of the Ancestors

Anne Liles

We have only this hut,
Mud walls, reed thatch, frail fire;
Yet sunset skies surround us,
Wrap us in splendour,
Warm us with their flames,
Enrich us with their gold.
Our hearts pierced by sunset shafts,
We sink on greying clouds
Into the soft bed of night.


Artwork Location


North Lincolnshire Museum, Oswald Rd. DN15 7BD

What3Words: ///hugs.warm.race

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