Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
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|Partial / Incomplete Date||June 1897|
|Copyright 1||Mitcham Public Library|
|Notes / History||During the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria, sporting events were held on Mitcham Lower Green.
The customary procession in the morning was followed by athletic sports on the Green in the afternoon, and the presentation of prizes in the evening . The celebrations closed with fireworks and a bonfire in the evening.