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Trophy - Tenpin Bowling, Mayday Hills Hospital, Beechworth, circa 1970s Object Reg. No: SH 923092

One of a series of tenpin bowling trophies awarded to either staff or patients at Mayday Hills Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia in the 1970s. Many similar trophies were not collected by the Museum.
Tenpin bowling trophy is a flat, wood grain plaque with a decorative, plastic front of a shield with a black bowling ball, a white skittle with two red stripes around neck and trophy. Lower part of shield has a series of skittles and bowling balls along edge.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mayday Hills Hospital
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 18.50 cm (Height), 1.00 cm (Width), 13.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: awards, bowling alleys, mental health, mental health institutions, occupational therapy, psychiatric hospitals, sport, ten pin bowling, trophies, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Leisure Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Institutional Life
Tertiary Classification: recreation
Inscriptions: Impressed u.l.: GRAND/AWARD. Printed and stamped plaque at base: PRESENTED TO/name witheld(refer to Notes)/High Series with Handicap/M7.
Place & Date Used: Mayday Hills Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, circa 1970s

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