Carnivals – 1990 Edwardian Day (3)

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990
Title Edwardian Day
Date 28 April 1990
Location Yeadon
Photo ID FB291
Comment A steam engine is parked near the entrance to Morrisons supermarket on the High Street, “D.W. Mitchell, Guiseley, Yorks”. On the right side of the road shops include Craven jewellers and Greenwood’s menswear.
Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

FB290 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnival – Edwardian Day – 1990

School children assembled on the Moorfield industrial estate preparing to parade down the High Street.
They are dressed in period fashion and carrying banners.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

D430 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnival – Edwardian Day – 1990

Firefighters demonstrate the use of an old fire appliance on Town Hall Square.

Donated by Lynne Moxan.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

D431 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnival – Edwardian Day – 1990

Firefighters demonstrate the use of an old fire appliance on Town Hall Square.

Donated by Lynne Moxan.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

FB280 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnival – Edwardian Day – 1990

Lorna Caine wearing Edwardian dress is outside the Oxfam shop on the High Street, she was a volunteer at the shop for 25 years.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

FB281 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnival – Edwardian Day – 1990

The Oxfam shop on the High Streethas decorated windows and goods for sale on a stall, a board on the left has packets of stamps on offer.
In the shop doorway are, left to right Florence?  Sandra Caine,  Lorna Caine. The man behind them is Nigel Chambers, husband of Margery Chambers who was then manager of the shop.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

FB282 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnival – Edwardian Day – 1990

People are gathered around the windows of the Job Centre on the High Street looking at the items on display.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

C159 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnival – Edwardian Day – 1990

This image of the famous Tetley horses pulling a brewery dray.

Carnivals Edwardian Day 1990

FB290 – Carnivals, Edwardian Day, 1990.

Carnival – Edwardian Day – 1990

Time to go home.

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Re FB291
jdathebowler
The Steam Engine pictured above was a Steam Tractor. It was built in Hunslet in 1920 by John Fowler (Leeds). It was a Class T3 Number 15625 fitted with a Compound Engine.
Its registration number was U 7148.
21 April 2014.

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