Title Reconstructed Harbour Works, Extension of the Borough Boundaries. Official Programme and Souvenir.
Publisher Borough of Weymouth and Melcombe Regis. 1933
Seller ID 55595
Tall 8vo. In limp card covers bound with red cord. In near fine condition. Covers slightly marked with small foxing spots. A clean and tight copy. 20pp. With b/w photographs. Page from magazine with drawing by Turner, loose in front. On 13 July 1933, the new harbour and the extended borough boundary was declared open by Edward, The Prince of Wales. A series of formal events marked the occasion. This is the official programme. It is illustrated with portraits and with pictures of the old harbour, and the new with the new gas works and the almost completed new electricity show rooms. An interesting look at an important event in the history of Weymouth and Melcombe Regis.
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