The May Fair setting up in Swindon

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The May Fair setting up in Swindon

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Title The May Fair setting up in Swindon
Description Black and white photograph - Not Hereford! This photograph shows Robert Edwards & Sons of Swindon building up their Dodgem track at the Cotwolds town of Stow-on-the-Wold. This family of showmen, famous for their distinctively-signwritten vehicles, attended both of this Gloucestershire town’s two annual chartered fairs, in May and October. This photograph would appear to have been taken at the May Fair, probably around 1955.

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
Contributor(s)
Date Undated
Type Image
Format Photograph
Identifier CJ42/5/9/18
Area Hereford
Collection Holder Private collection