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by UnaffiliatedYank
Sun Oct 02, 2016 11:24 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Housey Coat 'badge'
Replies: 25
Views: 4191

Re: Housey Coat 'badge'

RMS plates The Royal Mathematical School exists today and pupils whose families have a Royal Navy connection can be assessed to enter through the RMS Foundation. Three pupils have this privilege and in recognition, wear a silver badge on their uniform. Read more at: http://www.westsussextoday.co.uk/...
by UnaffiliatedYank
Sat Oct 01, 2016 1:44 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Housey Coat 'badge'
Replies: 25
Views: 4191

Re: Housey Coat 'badge'

A huge thanks to all that responded for the many points of illumination. I find this fascinating. My only point of personal reference would be grants and scholarships that are awarded at American colleges (i.e. 4-year post-secondary school institutions) and universities. These awards are either "nee...
by UnaffiliatedYank
Thu Sep 29, 2016 1:02 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Housey Coat 'badge'
Replies: 25
Views: 4191

Housey Coat 'badge'

"Some of the means of entry are denoted on the uniform by a round metal plate (varying in design according to type of presentation) sewn on the breast of the housey coat." https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christ%27s_Hospital#Admissions I searched on the web and in Google Books but could find no further...