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The Victorian Fair: Freaks and Fisticuffs, Lambley HS

26.09.2016, 7:30 pm

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LambleyPresented by Ann Featherstone on Monday 26th September 2016 at Lowdham WI Hall commencing at 7:30pm.

Think of freak shows and boxing booths, primitive roundabouts and gingerbread, noise, mayhem and crime – the Victorian statute fair, wakes or mop. This talk looks at the history of the fair and explores some of the fascinating shows and showmen that emerged from the 19th century fairground

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Date:
26.09.2016
Time:
7:30 pm
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Organiser

Lambley Historical Society
Phone:
0115 9313646
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Venue

Lowdham Women’s Institute Hall
Main Street
Lowdham, Nottinghamshire NG14 7AB United Kingdom
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