Ox roast staged to mark the coronation of Edward VII

Ox roast staged to mark the coronation of Edward VII

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Partial / Incomplete Date c. 1902
Area Wimbledon
Picture Reference Wim_​25_​1-2
Original Format Photo
Notes / History An ox was roasted at Cannizaro Park to celebrate the Coronation of Edward VII in 1902.

The vast carcass was first paraded through the streets of Wimbledon. Here the supplying butcher, Mr. Lintott, is shown standing on the cart outside his shop at 17 Hartfield Road.

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