Mitcham Fair taken from Whitford Lane

Mitcham Fair taken from Whitford Lane

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Partial / Incomplete Date c.1896
Area Mitcham
Copyright 1 Tom Francis
Picture Reference Mit_​Events_​Fair_​2-2
Original Format Photo
Notes / History Mitcham Fair 1896 from Whitford lane.

A special attraction was the boxing booth where, in the
glare of “Naptha lamps”, gloves were thrown out amongst
the crowd for local challengers to take on the travelling
prize-fighters.

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