Isabella Ford plaque

Isabella Ford’s plaque is at her home at 3 Adel Grange Close, Leeds S16 8HX. It was erected by Leeds Civic Trust and states:-

ISABELLA FORD

Lived here 1865 – 1922.

She found the Ladies Tailoresses Union and gained a national reputation. She spoke widely on socialism and women’s suffrage. During the First World War, her Quakers background led her to campaign fervently for peace and disarmament.

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