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    Christ Hospital Medal 1869

    ​​One of the most treasured medals in the Roe family collection is this Christ’s Hospital Medal awarded to Reginald Heber Roe in 1869, when he became head Grecian (Sixth former) at Christ’s Hospital School in London. Founded in 1552, the school’s Tudor uniform of black cassock and yellow stockings is shown on the other side of the medal. Roe became second Headmaster of Brisbane Grammar School in 1876 and served until 1909.​