Stowey Female Friendly Society ( The Womens Walk ) Club Day. Local women and flower girls walk from the village to the grave of Tom Poole, the Founder (in 1806) at St Marys Church, and then back up through the village to the Village Hall for a Cream Tea. Dress Code "formal, with hat and a posy of flowers".  The banner reads "Foresight and Union linked by Christian Love Helped by the Good Below and Heaven Above."<br />
Nether Stowey, Somerset 2014.
FRIENDLY SOCIETY CLUB DAY WALK UK
Stowey Female Friendly Society ( The Womens Walk ) Club Day. Local women and flower girls walk from the village to the grave of Tom Poole, the Founder (in 1806) at St Marys Church, and then back up through the village to the Village Hall for a Cream Tea. Dress Code "formal, with hat and a posy of flowers". The banner reads "Foresight and Union linked by Christian Love Helped by the Good Below and Heaven Above."
Nether Stowey, Somerset 2014.

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Date: 21 Jun 2014
Location: Nether Stowey Somerset UK
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