Land Army girls at Shugborough,

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Date:1940 - 1941 (c.)

Description:Land Army girls Muriel Jessop and Mrs Sillito at Shugborough Walled Garden during the Second World War.

Muriel Jessop worked as a Land Girl at Shugborough from November 1939 to late 1944. The garden tenant at the time was Mr Heap.


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Donor ref:P84.011.0008 (18/3505)

Source: Staffordshire Museum Service

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