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Susan Bawden Cowls JP, Mayor of Helston 1945-1946

NumberHESFM:2005.9104
PlaceHelston Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1945 — 1946
KeywordsPeople Helston Local Government Politics
PhotographerUnknown
Copyright© Helston Museum

Portrait photograph of Alderman Susan Bawden Cowls JP, Mayor of Helston 1945-1946 wearing the mayoral chain of office. Mayor Cowls was the first woman to fill the office of Mayor in the long history of the ancient Borough of Helston.