Country Dancing

Object number

LDVAL 2006.10.10

Date

before 1961

Description

Plaque awarded to the winners of the Country Dancing competition at Dagenham Town Show. Awarded between 1961 and 1979.

Physical description

Large wooden shield decorated with a circular silver plaque in the centre showing a group of four dancing girls in various poses, surrounded by a wreath.

Condition

Good

Notes

WINNERS On reverse 1961. D.B.C. Playleader Scheme, Central Park 1962. Warren County Secondary School (annex) 1963. D.B.C. Playleader Scheme, Central Park 1964. Warren County Secondary School (annex) 1965. Warren County Secondary School (annex) 1966. Warren County Secondary School (annex) On front 1967. Playleader Scheme, Drum Majorettes 1968. Newlands Park Playleader Scheme 1969. Greatfields Park 1970. Playleader, Greatfields Park 1971. Scheme, Greatfields Park 1972. Greatfields Park 1973. Greatfields Park 1974. Monteagle Junior School 1975. John Perry Junior School 1977. Henry Green Junior School 1979. Henry Green Junior School Marks Gate P.L. Scheme

Type

Plaque

Size

Whole length: 355mm
width: 260mm
Depth: 20mm

Material

Plaque: Wood
Decoration: Silver

Collection type

Social history

Inscription

Inscription Engraved On front: DAGENHAM TOWN SHOW COUNTRY DANCING COMPETITION

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1643/10 (2006-02-14)

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Gallery

Metadata
Start datebefore 1961
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypePlaque
Material
Wood
Silver
Collection typeSocial history