Gateshead County Borough Police

                     Force Insignia 1836 - 1968

 

 

    

      Victorian Helmet Plate Coat of Arms V.1                  Victorian Helmet Plate Coat of Arms V.2

 

 

Heavier model - finer detailed plate

 

 

Victorian Cape Clasp

 

 

Victorian Decorative Truncheon featuring the Gateshead 'Goats Head'

 

  

Gateshead Police and Gateshead Borough Police Buttons

  

 Early Victorian 'Kepi' Hat Badge and 'Shako' Collar Badge

Victorian Belt Buckle

 

 

 Silver Helmet Plate         -         Gun Metal Helmet Plate         -         Black Helmet Plate

 

 

 

'On Duty' Badge - Worn on Tunic Sleeve

 

 Circa 1914 - 1918

        

 

Special Constable and Lieutenant Special Constable Lapel Badge. Circa 1914 - 1918

 

 

   

Kings Crown 'Fretted'                 1935 - 1952                Kings Crown 'Solid'

 

 

Kings Crown Button

1935 - 1952

 


Kings Crown 'Brunswick Star'

Silver (Day Duty) and Black (Night Duty)  

1935 - 1952

 

Kings Crown - Senior Officers' Cap Badge

1935 - 1952

 

 

 Chief Constables 'Bullion' Embroidered Cap Badge 

Circa 1937 - 1958

 

 

 

Queens Crown 'Fretted'- 1952 - 1968

 

 Gateshead Button 1952 - 1968

 

 

Queens Crown - 1952 - 1968

 

 

Senior Officers' Cap Badge 

1952 - 1968