Embroidered Signatures ProjectPeterborough Community: Cloth

Peterborough History Group
Mid North
88.5cm x 88.5cm
Historical Period/Date
20th Century (1930-1969 Mid)
ID Number
Cloths,Stem Stitch,

Physical Description

Cream linen cloth with unfinished edges. Multicoloured embroidered signatures in stem stitch.

Theme and Purpose

Commemorative. Peterborough Community but unknown provenance. Two of the signatories identify themselves as Boy Scouts but it isn’t known whether this has anything to do with the purpose of the cloth.


Below are the names that have been transcribed from this object. Multiple instances of a name on one object is indicated by a bracketed number after the name. A name in bold appears on other objects. Click these names to see the other objects.

Adams, B

Adams, C

Adams, M

Adams, O

Becker, R A

Black, W

Brennan, F

Burford, C H D

Burford, P

Cave, D

Cave, H

Cave, L

Cave, M

Cave, P

Colyer, P A

Crisp, H E

Cutting, Geoff

Cutting, Janice

Datson, T

Dedman, J

Dietman, J

Edmonds, P

Edwards, J

Edwards, R

Evans, U

Garratt, L R

Getgood, H

Getgood, H (Boy Scouts)

Getgood, T (Boy Scouts)

Girdler, H

Gordon, D

Harper, Jeffery

Harper, Royce

Harrison, A

Harrison, F

Hern, G

Hern, Pauline

Hocking, E

Hope, M S

Hutchings, Kerry

Hutchings, Robyn

Ind, Bruce

Ind, D W

Ind, M H

Klem, M

Koppler, Glennis

Koppler, Ron M

Lane, H

Lehmann, T D

Mattey, J

Matthews, M

McKinnon, G

McWaters, Betty

McWaters, Lance

McWaters, Neil

Meier, John

Meier, Paul

Mercer, L

Millard, B

Millard, J

Miller, J

Millford, J

Mills, Janet

Mills, L

Mills, Robert

Mills, V

Mitchell, Aileen

Mitchell, Kaye

Mitchell, Raelene

Morgan, A

Morgan, J

Moysey, B

Naughton, H

Paterson, B

Paterson, P

Peck, M

Pinch, C

Pudney, D

Pudney, V

Raymond, Douglas

Raymond, E

Raymond, H

Raymond, L

Raymond, Murray

Raymond, Peter

Reddaway, D F

Reddaway, D J

Reddaway, Susan

Reeves, Annette

Reeves, James

Reeves, R E

Rosie, David

Rosie, Margaret

Somerville, JK

Stafford, Jean

Stafford, W J

Stephens, E

Stockman, C

Stockman, J

Stockman, L

Taylor, J P

Victory, E

Walsby, N

Warnock, I

Warnock, Jaynanne

Wenke, M

Wenke, T

White, Jose

Winchester, A R?

Zobel, J