Carnivals – 1990 Edwardian Day (1)

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990
Title Edwardian Day
Date 28 April 1990
Location Yeadon
Photo ID EE016
Comment Images 1 and 2: A poster advertising the event and a card with 2 stamps, this was the work of Lorna Caine. For many years she was a volunteer at the Oxfam shop on the High Street, stamps which had been donated were sorted and packaged on the cards to sell on Carnival day.
Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

EE016A – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

As above.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

EE017 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

Children in Edwardian style dress parade down the High street holding banners with the names of some of the local mills on them — Albert, Crompton, Nunroyd, Leafield and Greenbottom Mills.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

EE018 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

Majorettes marching in the carnival parade, behind them are children in Edwardian costumes.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

E431 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

The following five images – Seen dancing on Town Hall Square and the High Street are children from Queensway Infant and Primary School.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

E432 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

As above.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

E433 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

As above.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

E434 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

As above.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

E435 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

As above.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

EE019 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

Children with collecting tins, the money would be donated to charity.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

EE020 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

A young majorette, one of a troupe which took part in the parade.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

EE021 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

A very well dressed lady and a small child with collecting tins.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

EE022 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

A smart “Peeler” or policeman marching in the parade.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

EE023 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

Two of the vehicles which took part in the parade.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

EE024 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnivals – Edwardian Day – 1990

Parked outside the Liberal Club is a steam roller and wagon which belonged to D Wood and Co. Ltd. Road Contractors of Yeadon.

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Re EE024
jdathebowler
The steam roller was built by John Fowler and Company in Leeds in 1921. His works were on Cancel Street, Hunslet.
It was a Class DN No: 15589 and registration No: U-8709. It had a single cylinder engine. The steam roller was named Hilda.
22 April 2014.

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