Grave of social reformer Josephine Butler

  • Description

    "Josephine Elizabeth Grey (1828-1906) was baptized at St Gregory's Church on 30th May 1828. In 1852 she married George Butler (later Canon of Winchester Cathedral) who supported her work tackling issues relating to the poverty, employment and education of women, and in her crusade against the Contagious Diseases Acts. See for more details. A beautiful sculpture and stained glass window by Helen Whittaker, in the church porch, commemorates Josephine's life and work." Photo by Barbara Carr, 2013.
  • Owner

    Barbara Carr
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years ago
    Viewed: 773 times
    Picture Taken: 2013-05-05
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