Wartime wedding dress

Wedding dress worn by Mrs Love, nee McDowall on 26/3/1947 at Stranraer Old Parish Church.  Rationing was still in place and all family clothing coupons were pooled to buy the fabric for the dress.
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Dimensions :
front CF L:1395mm; back & train CB L:2150mm; waist: 840mm
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Silver Tissue fabric purchased from Pettigrew & Stephens, Glasgow
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Accession number :
WIWMS 1997.19.1
Copyright :
Dumfries & Galloway Council
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