Penny Dinner Society plate

Description
The Penny Dinner Society was founded in 1884 to provide the destitute, aged and infirm poor with wholesome simple dinners for the cost of a penny. The story of the society seems to be little researched.
Accession Loan No.
64/2001/2
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Common Name
Penny Dinner Society plate
Simple Name
plate
Full Name
Penny Dinner Society Exeter plate
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901); Edwardian (1901-1914)
Family Group

Material
pottery
Collection County
Cambridgeshire
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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