Mayoress at the Hereford May Fair, 1969

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Mayoress at the Hereford May Fair, 1969

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Title Mayoress Slicing Hog Roast at the May Fair, 1969
Description Black and white photograph of the Mayoress carving the roast hog at the opening of the 1969 May Fair. This may well have been the last time there was a hog roast at the fair as the practice was not repeated in the following years.

(Additional historic information provided by Graham Downie, Chairman, The Fairground Association of Great Britain, Member of the National Fairground & Circus Advisory Committee, The University of Sheffield)
Photographer / artist Derek Evans
Publisher Derek Evans Studio
Date 1969
Type Image
Format Photograph
Identifier DE16464
Area Hereford
Collection Holder Private collection