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Southport Carnival and Trades Procession
Southport Carnival and Trades Procession

Southport Carnival and Trades Procession 1902

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Southport Carnival and Trades Procession 1902

2 mins United Kingdom

Although frequented by northern middle-class holiday makers, Southport here celebrates its own local trades and businesses, watched by a slightly sparse crowd. Allsopps Pale Ale, Hugh Johnson & Son Coachbuilder and a supplier of manure pass by the camera before we see the freshly-crowned Rose Queen. We also see a handcart promoting a screening of the very film we're watching.

Genres

Non-Fiction

Tags

Trade Carnivals Parades and Marches Coastlines Southport Union Jack Horse-drawn transport Advertising Seaside towns Lancashire 1900-1909 Processions

Collection

Sunday Best

Released

1902

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Mitchell and Kenyon

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