Bangor Castle

Welcome address for Edward BinghamWhen Bangor Borough Council bought the Castle, a collection of paintings and objects belonging to the Ward family Detail of Bingham family crestwere part of the Council’s purchase.

These formed the beginnings of the Museum collection relating to the Ward and Bingham families, which have been added to by pieces such as the 17th century rent rolls belonging to Henry Lord Viscount Claneboy and 2nd Earl of Clanbrassil and the Victoria Cross awarded to Commander The Hon Barry Bingham.