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Page 1, 11th November 1955 — 30,000 CROWNS
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Organisations: HE Million Crown Fund
People: George V
Locations: Manchester

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30,000 CROWNS

'Coronation' gifts sent for cathedral

THE Million Crown Fund for the completion of Westminster Cathedral now stands at 30,000 crowns.

This is made up mainly of individual donations of 5s.

Among the gifts are a number of coronations Crowns—Queen Victoria, King George V. and the present Queen.

One of the crowns was used at the wedding of an Irish couple who had kept it ever since.

Requests for the illustrated talks about the cathedral have been received from as far as Manchester and Fleetwood.




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