• 30 May 2024

thimble

This China Thimble is a souvenir from Waddow Hall, a Girlguiding UK run Activity Centre, located just outside of Clitheroe in Lancashire. Donated by Audrey Forster MBE (a former Trustee of …

paperweight

This glass paperweight was purchased as a souvenir and depicts the Guide Trefoil in gold on a blue shield and is part of the Nora Gazey Collection. Donated by Nora Gazey

compass whistle

This is a Vintage Circa 1930’s “THE ACME” Girl Guides Flat Combination Whistle & Compass with a Registered No. of 494339. Donated by Ron Murray

paperweight

This glass paperweight was purchased as a souvenir and depicts the symbol used to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Girl Guide Association and is part of the Nora Gazey Collection. …

money box

A China Money Box aimed to look like a Girl Guide was produced by Hugh Taylor in 1985 as a novelty item, hopefully to encourage young girls within the Association to …

bosun’s pipe

A Bosun’s Metal Pipe, or Call, would’ve been used by the Ship’s Bosun to announce the arrival of an Officer or other important person on board the ship.  Used for practical …

first aid tin

This rare, early Girl Guides First Aid Tin, with a white cross in a red circle, was produced for “Burroughs Wellcome”.  The Girl Guides were founded in England in 1910 and …

medal

This Gold plated Trefoil medal was minted by the Tower Mint, London for the Girl Guide Association to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.  A limited Edition …

Shield

This wooden shield has a metal plaque depicting a Girl Guide of the 1970s.  She is standing in front of the Union Flag whilst offering up a laurel wreath.  Above her …

Jack Cornwell VC

Created by Charles Biggs for his Premier Series of Collector Items this box is in honour of John (Jack) Travers Cornwell who received the Victoria Cross for his actions in the …