1919 gift of tank to Spalding

Crowds turn out to see the tank delivered to Spalding in 1919.

Crowds turn out to see the tank delivered to Spalding in 1919.

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This Mark IV pattern tank pictured at the Sessions House in Spalding in August 1919.

It was presented to the town by the National War Savings Committee as an acknowledgement of the town’s efforts in providing investments in National War Bonds and War Savings for World War One.

The picture is from the Ayscoughfee Hall Museum archive of photographs.