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Trip to Sunny Vale Gardens, Hipperholme
Trip to Sunny Vale Gardens, Hipperholme

Trip to Sunny Vale Gardens, Hipperholme 1901

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Trip to Sunny Vale Gardens, Hipperholme 1901

6 mins United Kingdom

These scenes were filmed at West Yorkshire's Sunny Vale pleasure gardens for their owner, Joseph Bunce. On this sunny summer's day the gardens are full of people in Sunday best enjoying swings and rides, music and dancing. The film adds staged comic scenes (perhaps Bunce and his sons), including a young man in women's clothing falling during a donkey race, showing an expanse of frilly knickers.

Genres

Non-Fiction

Tags

Donkeys Boating (recreational) Fairground rides Sunny Vale Gardens Hipperholme

Collection

Edwardians at Leisure

Released

1901

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Mitchell and Kenyon

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