Boxing Day Party, Swan Hotel, Stafford,

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Date:26th of December 1948

Description:Boxing Day party in the Ballroom at the Swan Hotel on Greengate Street. This event was a regular charity fundraiser.

Situated in Greengate, the Swan Hotel was originally built as two private town houses in the seventeenth century, joined by a central archway. The buildings were converted into a coaching inn in 1752 and a Georgian front was later added.


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1950s
Dining Room, Swan Hotel, Stafford,
Dining Room, Swan Hotel, Stafford,

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Image courtesy of: Peatfield, J. Mrs

Donor ref:J. Peatfield no., PT00625, img: 3441 (18/3744)

Source: Staffordshire Museum Service

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