Nursing & Midwifery Group & Ephemera,Nora Kaye, Spalding Lincs
A set of badges and documents relating to the Nursing & Midwifery career of Nora Kaye.Born in Rotherham in 1886, the 9th of 11 children, she appears to have started her career training at the Johnson Hospital Spalding from 1909-1911. She went on to train in Midwifery registering on 28/04/1914, probably in Sheffield. She registered with the General Nursing Council as SRN 27198 on 18.1.24 and ca... read more
Westminster Hospital,Nurses Silver Plated Buckle and badges
An assortment of badges and a buckle awarded to one nurse for her training in the 1970s.
They consist of a chrome and enamel badge for the General Nursing Council of England and Wales which is named for S M Aveling SRN 453903 2.8.72.condition is good with pin and clasp good and safety chain in situ.
Secondly is a silver plated base metal badge for the League of Westminster Hospita... read more
World War Two Far East Campaign Group to a VAD Nurse.
A rare collection of items relating to the war service and later Nursing career of a VAD nurse who served in Burma.
They consist of ;
1)a swing mounted trio of service medals, being the 1939-45 Star,The Burma Star and the War Medal 1939-45.Unnamed as issued.
2)Pin back Medal ribbon bar for the two stars, rather faded.
3)British Red Cross Society. A pair of brass shou... read more
Orpington Hospital/St David's Carmarthen, SEN Trio
A trio of badges awarded to the same nurse.These are a General Nursing Council for England & Wales bronze and enamel badge.Engraved to the rear A M Dickinson SEN 139662 26.7.71 Good condition.
The next is a base metal Badge for Orpington Hospital in good condition with pin and clasp intact.Engraved for A M Dickinson 4.11.68 - 5.7.71.(As the training was for three years I am assuming that... read more
GNC Stanley Royd/ Middleton/ Oulton Hall Hospitals Male Nurses group of badges
A quartet of Badges issued to the same male nurse from the late 1940s through to the early 1960s.
These are a chrome and enamel General Nursing Council for England & Wales badge, with button hole fixing.This named to W H Derbyshire RMN 28862 4.8.59.this is Walter Herbert Derbyshire who is shown as being registered after training at Stanley Royd Hospital.Interestingly he is also shown as ... read more
Charing Cross Hospital/Royal Marsden , Nurses Badge Group
A quartet of badges awarded to the same nurse.These are
1) A General Nursing Council for England and Wales bronze badge.This is named for E Revell SEN 1449636 4.12.72.Condition is good.
2) A brass and enamel badge for Charing Cross Hospital for Enrolled Nurse training, named for Elizabeth Revell. Moderate wear to finish and slightly misshapen, pin and clasp intact.Height 40mm.
Darlington Memorial /Sunderland Children's Hospitals /GNC trio of Nurses badge
A trio of badges awarded to the same nurse for her training in the 1950s.The first is a chrome and enamel badge of the General Nursing Council for England & Wales.This is engraved for PM Sewell RSCN 10327 28.3.55.Missing its pin but otherwise good condition.Safety chain in situ.
The second is a silver and enamel badge with takes the form of a Jerusalem Cross.The arms bear Darlington Mem... read more
Birmingham Highcroft /Good Hope/GNC trio of Nurses Badge
A group of Badges belonging to the same nurse.The first is a chrome and enamel General Nursing Council for England & Wales badge.This is engraved RMN 67702.Excellent condition with pin clasp and safety catch all good.
The second is a silver and enamel badge for Registered Mental Nurse Training at Highcroft Mental hospital Birmingham.The elongated St John's Cross has a central shield whic... read more
Taunton & Somerset Hospital/GNC/SCM group of Badges
A trio of badges awarded to the same nurse for her training during the 1950s and 60s.
The first is a General Nursing Council For England and Wales in chrome and enamel.This is engraved for B R Galliver SRN 257000 31.3.58.She is recorded in the register as Barbara Rosemary Galliver, having trained at the Taunton & Somerset Hospital.
Secondly is a brass pendant badge for the Taunto... read more
Worksop Victoria Hospital Training School/Western Australia set of nursing & Midwifery badges.
A group of four badges awarded to the same nurse during her training both in the UK and Australia.
The first is the General Nursing Council for England & Wales chrome and enamel "Hygeia" badge.In good condition with pin and clasp in good order.It is named for K L Glassford SRN 387530 28.11.67.This is Katherine Lillias Glassford who is shown on the register as having trained at Victoria a... read more