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May Day Festival Staplefield

May Day Festival 1920 Staplefield During the four years from 1919 to 1922, Staplefield celebrated May Day on the Common during which a...
May Day Festival 1920 Staplefield The May Day procession at Staplefield included several horse-drawn Sussex wagons decorated with foli...
May Day Festival 1920 Staplefield The May Day procession started at the top of Handcross High Street and made its way down the Staplef...
May Day Festival 1919 Staplefield Seen here is country dancing at the May Day festival on Staplefield Common. It’s difficult to na...
May Day Festival 1922 Staplefield Here follows a series of photographs from the fourth and final May Day festival held at Staplefield ...
May Day Festival 1922 Staplefield This is a view of the May Day procession from outside the Victory Inn with Staplefield church in the...
May Day Festival 1922 Staplefield At the May Day procession at Staplefield Common one of the wagons was reserved for the musicians an...
May Day Festival 1922 Staplefield The May Day procession seems to have come to a halt at the war memorial with a bishop and others pay...
May Day Festival 1922 Staplefield The May Day celebrations continue at Staplefield Common with a display of country dancing watched by...
May Day Festival 1921 Staplefield At the May Day celebrations on Staplefield Common Mr Etherton and Mr Furner wearing their smocks and...

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