Collection AR1016 - British Red Cross, Croydon Branch Records

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British Red Cross, Croydon Branch Records


  • 1960 (Creation)

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1 Box

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(c. 1960 - 2010)

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47 Coombe Road was vacated by the British Red Cross in 2010. The building was renovated and is now divided into flats

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The collection was held at 47 Coombe Road Croydon until the building was vacated in summer 2010.

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A collection of ephemera relating to various Red Cross activities in Croydon from 1960s onwards: centres at 47 Coombe Road and Spring Park Road in Shirley together with a Red Cross shop on Robert Street.
The Collection contains loose photographs, photograph albums, newspaper cuttings, directories, certificates etc.

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