R.S.P.A. diploma

Object number

LDVAL 2007.39.1

Date

January 31st, 1965

Description

Certificate awarded to Thomas William Collins by The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents for having been free of accidents during the year ending 31st December 1965. Mr Collins was a long distance H.G.V. driver for Samuel Williams and Sons Limited.

Physical description

Cream coloured card printed throughout in black and red ink. Bears the logo of the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents at top centre of the certificate - a red triangle within a black circle. Has two lines, at centre, of typed text added at a later date.

Condition

Good

Type

Certificate

Size

Whole length: 251mm
width: 198mm

Collection type

Ephemera

Inscription

Inscription Printed On front: THE ROYAL SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF ACCIDENTS DIPLOMA FOR THE DRIVER OF A MECHANICALLY PROPELLED VEHICLE AWARDED TO THOMAS WILLIAM COLLINS (typed) MESSRS. SAMUEL WILLIAMS & SONS LIMITED (typed) FOR HAVING BEEN FREE FROM ACCIDENTS FOR WHICH HE WAS IN ANY WAY BLAMEWORHTY, WHILST DRIVING A VEHICLE DURING THE YEAR ENDING 31ST DECEMBER 1965.

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1714 (2007-11-30)

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Metadata
DateJanuary 31st, 1965
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeCertificate
Collection typeEphemera