Badge - Christ Church Jubilee Spring Fair
From the Collection of Warrnambool and District Historical Society Inc. 2 Gilles Street (south of Merri St) Warrnambool Victoria
- This is a circular metal badge with a painted white background with a blue edging, a coloured British Flag and blue printing. The back has a metal clip.
- Diameter: 2 cm.
- This badge was produced in 1935 either as a sale item or a presentation item in connection with the Jubilee Spring Fair at the Anglican Christ Church in Warrnambool. Christ Church in Henna Street was designed by Nathaniel Billing and opened in 1856 with the northern portion of the nave added in 1860. The square tower, designed by Andrew Kerr, was added in 1882. Christ Church today still holds an annual Spring flower festival.
- This badge is of interest as a memento of a function held at the Anglican Christ Church in Warrnambool over 80 years ago.
- Jubilee Spring Fair Christ Church W’bool Nov.27-28 1935
A.W.Patrick Maker 440 Rae St. Fitzroy Melb.
- 9 Jan 2020 at 11:08AM