Fairground workers

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    This image comes from a collection of glass slides of fairground scenes found in the stores at Discovery Museum, Newcastle upon Tyne. http://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157627692102509/">www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157627692102509/ We welcome any new information you are able to share about these images. Contributed by Mr Geoffrey Younger- "This is Bostock and Wombwell's Menagerie for the very last time at Newcastle-on-Tyne cattle market 1931, November 25th. To the left of the picture is the back to the showfront. Showmens bunks were in narrow passages at the back of animal cages. Arthur Feely title was "Descriptive Lecturer/Advance Booking Agent/Lodging finder for the men - so he would appear in advance of the menagerie to find lodgings". (Copyright) We're happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk
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    Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums
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    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/29295370@N07/6211107572/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 4 months ago
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