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From: David Ford <>
Subject: Re: [ENG-YKS-DEWSBURY] Dewsbury 1892
Date: Tue, 15 Feb 2005 12:13:45 +0000
Have you been in touch with Margaret Watson at the Dewsbury Reporter?
Each week in the Reporter there is a feature called "The Way We
Were"... I am sure she would be interested in your story. Also it may
be the easiest way to find the information you are looking for if it
David (In Dewsbury - 2 minutes walk from St. Johns!)
Sally Ward wrote:
> Hello, I'm new to this list. I found you on a general web search and
> have joined because of a specific piece of research I have started. I
> thought it may be of interest to your members, and also that your
> members may be able to help me with information.
> I work as a volunteer at the Castle Museum in York, and they are just
> about to display a Signature quilt made in Dewsbury in 1892. The quilt
> is machine embroidered with over 400 signatures. There are actually
> 437 pieces of embroidery, but some give addresses or other
> information, and some are spoofs ('A Friend', 'Florence
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