WGBH Openvault

Antiques Roadshow UK; Selby

EE Master (not caption encoded)

License Clip

More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email archive_requests@wgbh.org.

Undigitized item: Request Digitization

Untranscribed item: Request Transcription

Antiques Roadshow UK
Program Number


Series Description

Series release date: 2001

Program Description

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW UK's trip to Selby brings a few items with extremely poignant stories to tell. Some rare walking sticks are identified as having been fashioned from beams salvaged after a fire that destroyed Selby Abbey in 1906. Appraiser Bunny Campione, impressed by the pristine condition of an old doll brought to the ROADSHOW, uncovers the sad reason why the toy seems untouched: its five-year-old owner died of diptheria only weeks after she received the doll.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Antiques and Collectibles
Chicago: “Antiques Roadshow UK; Selby,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 19, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_153AF453F4994961847A36D759D50B42.
MLA: “Antiques Roadshow UK; Selby.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 19, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_153AF453F4994961847A36D759D50B42>.
APA: Antiques Roadshow UK; Selby. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_153AF453F4994961847A36D759D50B42
If you have more information about this item, we want to know! Please contact us, including the URL.