Frances Lockett
(1910-1993)

Died aged c. 83

Commemorated on 1 plaque

Brian Cooper on Flickr

Frances Burgess (neƩ Lockett) (1910-1993) Nineteen-year-old Frances Lockett of Hyde was voted the Town's first Cotton Queen in 1930. Later that year she became the first Cotton Queen for Britain. After receiving the award she returned home to a 20,000 strong crowd. She lived at 16 Queen Street, Hyde.

Greenfield Primary School, Queen Street, Hyde, United Kingdom where they lived near