Rotary Club of Barking Plaque

Object number

LDVAL 2012.10.2

Date

1955

Description

Engraved plaque mounted on wood commemorating the laying out of a garden by the Rotary Club of Barking in coincidence with the golden anniversary of Rotary International, 1955.

Physical description

Engraved metal plaque mounted on a wooden base. Inscribed on the front. Two large screws protuding from the back from previous mounting.

Condition

Good

Type

Social and community organisations

Size

Whole width: 213mm
height: 162mm

Material

Plaque: Metal
Mount: Wood

Collection type

Social history

Inscription

Inscription Engraving Front: THIS GARDEN WAS LAID OUT / BY THE / ROTARY CLUB OF BARKING / IN COMMEMORATION OF / THE GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY / OF / ROTARY INTERNATIONAL / JUNE 1955

Alternative reference

Entry Number E1783 (2013-03-22)

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Gallery

Metadata
Date1955
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeSocial and community organisations
Material
Metal
Wood
Collection typeSocial history