St Woolos Hospital Newport,silver Nurses Badge
A silver and enamel nurses badge from St Woolos Hospital in Wales. Originally the workhouse Infirmary for Newport, it served as a military hospital during WW1 and was renamed Wooloston hospital in 1930 and St Woolos in 1948 upon joining the NHS.This badge takes the form of a shield with a central red Geneva cross on which a lamp of learning is imposed. At the top right quarter is a plume of Pri... read more
Monmouthshire Asylum Committee/MPA badge pair
A rare pair of badges for Mental Nurse Training in the 19th Century.
The first is a silver prize medal presented by the Monmouthshire Asylum Committee to Thomas Lewis for gaining the certificate of Proficiency in Nursing of the Medico-Psychological Association of Great Britain & Ireland.It takes the form of a Maltese cross with oak leaf garlands and acorns to the arms and a central motif... read more
Bridgend General Hospital/GNC pair of Nurses Badges.
A pair of badges awarded to the same nurse for her training in Wales during the 1960s and 70s.
The first item is a base metal badge for Bridgend General Hospital.It features a Lamp of Learning at the centre of a voided cross.Around the border on Blue enamel is Bridgend General Hospital and Gorau Golud-Iechyd ,which in Welsh means Best Wealth-Health.Good general condition with some wear... read more
Gwent School of Nursing Newport,silver Nurses/GNC pair
A pair of badges awarded to the same nurse for her training in Wales during the 1930s.They consist of a Gwent School of Nursing silver and enamel badge, still in its original retailers box, in excellent condition.(This badge is prone to enamel damage but this really is a superb example) The design consists of an enamel cross with a Lamp of Learning to the centre and Royal Gwent Hospital School ... read more
Cardiff Royal Infirmary, Silver Nurses Badge
A silver and enamelled Nurses badge for the Cardiff Royal Infirmary. Pin and clasp intact.
Engraved to rear Jean M Millard 8.12.48.Silver makers marks for H P F
Slight surface wear and minor scratches to face, another nice example of this popular badge.Height 48mm read more
Gwent College of Nursing & Midwifery,General Nursing,Silver nurses badge
A scarce silver and enamel nurses badge from the Gwent College of Nursing & Midwifery based in Newport.These were issued with a bottom scroll bearing the speciality training, this one being for General Nursing.The design features a capital G for Gwent with a rod of Asclepius to the voided centre.The College title appears on a blue band around the edge and the speciality on a blue band at the b... read more
Swansea General and Eye Hospital/GNC /SNA trio of badges
A trio of badges to the same nurse.These are a chrome and enamel General Nursing Council for England & Wales badge named for E Ayers SRN 318087 27.11.62.Condition is good but with moderate surface wear.The second being a base metal and enamel badge for the Swansea General & Eye Hospital.The shield shape badge has the monogram SGH topped by a white scroll with the motto Amica Generis Humane-Frie... read more
Nevill Hall Hospital Abergavenny,silver nurses badge & SEN Pair
A pair of badges to the same nurse for State Enrolled Nurse training in the 1970s.
The first item is a bronze and enamel General Nursing Council For England & Wales Badge,It is engraved SEN 167046.Condition fair with some damage to enamel/
The second items a silver and enamel badge for Nevill Hall hospital in Abergavenny, Wales. These badges were first issued on 17.11.1968,and wer... read more
Gwent College of Nursing and Midwifery, silver General Nursing Badge
A scarce silver and enamel; nurses badge from the Gwent College of Nursing & Midwifery at Newport. The design features the letter G for Gwent with a rod of asclepius within it, in a voided centre.The scroll at the bottom hearts general Nursing .In excellent condition within clasp and safety roller catch all good.Makers Mark for Fattorini Birmingham, hallmarked for TF 1987 Height 33mm read more
Swansea General & Eye Hospital,Brass Nurses Badge
A brass Nurses pendant type badge for the Swansea General & Eye Hospital. The medal is suspended from a plain brass pin back bar brooch.It bears an image of the original Hospital with the title on a banded belt to the edge.Below this is a scroll with the latin motto Amica Generis Humani- A friend to the human race.Inscribed on the back 246 B E Davies 4 Nov 1932. Condition is good although it ha... read more