Southam. May Day celebrations

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Date:1900 - 1909 (c.)

Description:May Day parade through Market Hill; showing decorated horse drawn carts, including one from the Co-operative Industrial Society Ltd. of Southam, carrying children, some in fancy dress. Large crowd, including many children, watching the event, also two women with a pram in the foreground. 1900s


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Southam.  Market Hill
Southam. Market Hill

Market Hill, Southam, showing the Church and the Black Dog Inn. 1860s

Southam.  Catholic Church, interior
Southam. Catholic Church, interior

Interior of Southam Catholic church of Our Lady and St Wolstan looking east. 1900s...

Southam.  Market Hill
Southam. Market Hill

View north along Market Hill, showing the Craven Arms Hotel and shops; also cars, ...

Southam.  Market Hill
Southam. Market Hill

Manor House where Charles I reputedly stayed, corner of Daventry Street and Market ...

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Source: Heritage and Culture Warwickshire, Warwickshire County Council

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