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1965 – Christmas Card of the Blacksmith’s Forge, Badsey


Christmas card of the Blacksmith’s Forge, Badsey, sketched by T Royle.  The wording inside says:  “Christmas Greetings!  Una & Tony Royle, The Little Cottage, High St, Badsey, Evesham, Worcs.” 

Year created
Physical Characteristics (Dimensions)
18 cm x 12.2 cm
Physical Characteristics (Description)
Homemade Christmas card
Supporting Information

The artist, Tony Royle, retired to Badsey in 1959 and died in early 1966.  Until retirement, George Edward Anthony (Tony) Royle was the cartoonist “Belinda” in The Daily Mirror.  Tony Royle and his wife, Una, lived at The Little Cottage, High Street.

Donor or Creator of Records
Paul Brazier
Brazier family collection
Nature of Acquisition
Accession Date
January 2020
Access Conditions
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