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Offline JudithS

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« on: Saturday 29 June 19 04:01 BST (UK) »
Not sure if this is the correct area to post this. A Western Australian pioneer site member has posted this badge found and make in WA(Sheridans Perth - they don't know...) and we have no idea   :-\    To me it is naval?? Please help.  :)
Bonser, Bonsire France, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire, Australia
Burton, de Bourton, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire
Woodthorpe, de Woodthorpe, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Essex, Suffolk

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Re: Stick pin badge
« Reply #1 on: Saturday 29 June 19 04:40 BST (UK) »
I see a ship, a lion and a lighthouse.  Commonwealth Lighthouse Service?

Havenít managed to find a similar image though

Added,  maybe not


http://collections.anmm.gov.au/objects/14438/cap-badge-of-the-commonwealth-lighthouse-service-cls?ctx=e3a254c0-3917-46a0-b610-e66cf04600ca&idx=2
currently concentrating on NUTCHER & MARSHALL families, Hampshire.
and family of Thomas ANDERSON a Tailor of Perth, Scotland

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« Reply #2 on: Saturday 29 June 19 04:54 BST (UK) »
Mk - yes, it makes sense - maybe from Fremantle Lighthouses (Nth then Sth Moll earliest built here) Gateway to Australia references at the time??
Bonser, Bonsire France, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire, Australia
Burton, de Bourton, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire
Woodthorpe, de Woodthorpe, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Essex, Suffolk