Ceremonial opening of Hereford May Fair, 1968

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Ceremonial opening of Hereford May Fair, 1968

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Title The Mayor and the Bishop at the May Fair Opening Ceremony, 1968
Description Black and white photograph of the opening ceremony at the 1968 May Fair. The Mayor samples the token rent of ‘twelve and a half bushels of best wheat’ to be paid to the Bishop, who looks on.

(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 1968
Type Image
Format Photograph
Identifier DE14917
Area Hereford
Collection Holder Private collection