Our Collections

Cumbria’s Museum of Military Life tells the story of Cumbria’s County Infantry Regiment and its soldiers past and present. The intertwined history of 300 years of British Infantry Regiments is detailed through a great variety of items including uniforms, medals, weapons and silver from 1702 to the present day.

Brief History of The Regiments

The  34th(Cumberland) Regiment of Foot 

The 55th (Westmoreland) Regiment of Foot 

The Border Regiment

The King’s Own Royal Border Regiment

The Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment (King’s, Lancashire and Border)


Regimental badges

All Badges

Military Art  Military Paintings


Medals Web


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