044607:Walker Presbyterian Church Hall Walker Unknown c.1905

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    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : A view of Walker Presbyterian Church Walker taken c.1905. The photograph shows the Protestant Churches Procession of Witness on Whit Monday. Children are sitting in a horse-drawn decorated float. Adults and other children are standing in front of and behind the float.Children from Sunday School rode in the floats and teachers and parent-helpers walked alongside holding services of 'witness' at points along the route. The practice ceased during World War II.Churches Collection : Local Studies Source of Information : There are two paragraphs of text on the back of the photograph relating to the 'Procession of Witness'. Printed Copy : If you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt" >www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt quoting Accession Number : 044607
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4080900603/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 5 years, 6 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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