News article 1930 May 31 - From the Archives 75 years ago, prize bundle of asparagus

Description:

Copy of newspaper report of 75 years ago which appeared in the From the Archives section of The Evesham Journal about the remarkable exhibit of Mr J H Lowe of Formby, Lancashire, who took the cup for the heaviest bundle in the Vale of Evesham Asparagus Growers' Association Show at the Town Hall; his bundle of 120 heads weighed 24½ lbs, the heaviest bundle exhibited by a local grower being 16½ 1bs put in by Mr W Perkins of Badsey. Other cups won by Mr F Curnock of Littleton, Mr W H Jelfs of Badsey and Mr J E Knight of Badsey.

Year Created: 2005
Publication Date/Date Made: May 2005
Physical Characteristics (Dimension): 21 cm x 29.7 cm
Physical Characteristics (Description): Article stuck on 1 sheet of A4 paper
Donor or Creator of Records: The Badsey Society
Provenance: Article from The Evesham Journal (copyright and courtesy of The Evesham Journal)
Nature of Acquisition: Collected for the Archive
Accession Date: 2005
Access Conditions: Contact Archive Manager
Reference: 2/AMG/ASP/N