From the Maitland Mercury report:
The new look River Royal Inn will be restored to its former glory with a twist. It will tell the story of Morpeth’s history through items of historical significance scattered around the 160-year-old property. Mr McNamara has been working with Morpeth Museum to document the town’s past as part of the rebuilding project.
Full article available at Maitland Mercury, June 1, 2016.