Hereford May Fair 1920-1929

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Titles read: 'Hereford May Fair.' (Hereford and Worcester.)

Very entertaining shots of funfair rides set up in street, including one w/ swing seats hanging from a large spinning spool. Various shots of this ride in motion; then w/ a new group of people getting on.

Pan over street blocked...

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Cataloguer:
Cheri / Sarah
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Silent
Media URN:
76703
Sort Number:
ON 343 F
Time in/Out:
01:15:50:00 / 01:20:46:00
Canister:
ON 343 F
Film ID:
2424.05
Issue Date:
1920 - 1929

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