Beachy Head lighthouse

Scope and Content

This item is a memo and a photograph, relating to a model of a Beachy Head lighthouse made out of fruit cake by the production manager of the Co-operative Wholesale Society Bakery Division"s branch in Market St, Bury. The memo is dated 15 March 1960, and informs us that Mr Victor Crowe has made a model of the new Beachy Head lighthouse out of icing sugar and fruitcake. The model is to be displayed at the National Co-operative Bakery and Confectionary Exhibition in Eastbourne on Wednesday, 16 March. The model would then be given to a local children"s hospital. The photograph is Black and white and shows Mr Crowe putting the finishing touches to the cake. Annotated on verso, "Co-op[erative] Review." Black and white.


Co-operative Review1960