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Fauldhead Social Welfare Culb pigeon trophy

Period:
20th Century
Description:

Interest in pigeon keeping was widespread in mining communities.

 

The inscription on this trophy reads "PRESENTED BY FAULDHEAD SOCIAL WELFARE CLUB FOR BEST AVERAGE IN LAST TWO OLD BIRD AND LAST YOUNG BIRD RACES".

Materials/Media:
silver, wood
Dimensions:
height 364mm, width 277mm, diameter (top) 140mm
Source:
Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum
Digital Number:
SQSW002n
Creation Date:
1959 - 1972
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council