Police Belt Buckle, Motherwell, around 1915

Belt buckle produced in preparation for Motherwell Burgh Police Force but never used. Plans for the formation of Motherwell Burgh Force were scrapped under emergency war legislation. A combined Motherwell and Wishaw Burgh Police Force was finally established in 1930.

Museum reference:
NLC-2001-337
On display:
In Storage: Museums
Associated with:
Motherwell Burgh Police · Motherwell, Scotland · First World War, · Motherwell Burgh Police was never formed, although preparations were made prior to the First World War.
Dimensions:
height: 92 mm
width: 61 mm
Materials:
metal
Inscriptions:
Motherwell Burgh Police
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