Isabella Lappin


Isabella Lappin was active in the Co-operative Women's Guild, and then became the first woman to be elected as a socialist Town Councillor for Clydebank. She served from 1920, and was re-elected regularly until the late 1940s. In 1939 she served on the Juvenile Advisory Council. She served on the Stirling District Mental Hospital Joint Committee in the 1940s, and was elected convener in 1942. In 1943 she was appointed a Magistrate.

The Vote - Woman Baillie for Clydebank
7 Dec 1923