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Souvenir of the 700th Anniversary of the First Borough Charter and the Festival of Britain

Souvenir of the 700th Anniversary of the First Borough Charter and the Festival of Britain

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Published by Northamptonshire Printing and Publishing Co Ltd in Rushden .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJune 1951.
The Physical Object
Pagination47p. illus
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17842064M

Christmas, Historic Relics Festival of Britain Crown Official FDC, 8½p Stamp only, A Tonic to the Nation Victoria & Albert Museum Sth Kensington London SW7 H/S £ Add to Wants List. ^ Salford Historical Pageant, Industrial Exhibition and Charter Celebrations th Anniversary June 30th to July 5th , Sole Official Souvenir & Programme (Manchester, ), ^ Unless otherwise indicated, all quotations in synopses are taken from Salford Historical Pageant and Charter Celebrations, th Anniversary June 30th–July 5th.

  A link of empire; or, 70 years of British Souvenir of the 70th year of incorporation of the Royal Mail Steam Packet Company by Royal Mail Steam Packet CompanyPages: Festival of Britain Battersea Park Pleasure Gardens Guide. by BARON, Stanly; Ruari McLean; Sir Alan Herbert; Stanley Brown; Antony Hippisley Coxe. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

  I have seen that you have Festival of Britain memorabilia, and I have recently inherited a large box of my granddad’s collectable, inside there is also lots of Festival of Britain memorabilia. Included are of glasses, shot glasses, teapots, broaches, pins, cake stands, tape measure and books/catalogues. The celebration of the two hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the Royal Society of London, July , By. Royal Society (Great Britain) Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info. London,Printed for the Royal Society, Call Number. QL86 A4 Language. English. Identifiers: LCCN: Author: Royal Society (Great Britain).


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