SD6342 : Commercial Vehicle Parade, Green Lane Showground

taken 6 years ago, near to Chipping, Lancashire, Great Britain

Commercial Vehicle Parade, Green Lane Showground
Commercial Vehicle Parade, Green Lane Showground
Magnaload FTF Heavy Haulage Tractor at the Green Lane Showground. Commercial vehicle parade at the 2013 Chipping Steam Fair.
Chipping Steam Fair (2013)
The first Chipping Steam Fair was held in 1998 to support efforts to raise funds for a new Village Hall. What was originally seen as a one-off event has now become an annual event interrupted only in 2001, when that year’s event had to be cancelled because of the outbreaks of Foot and Mouth which had plagued so much of the countryside during the year.

The 2013 event was held over the Bank Holiday Weekend, 25th - 27th May, at the Green Lane Showground. As well an excellent array of steam engines and classic vehicles of all varieties, a host of other attractions were on display including helicopter rides, classic cars, steam demonstrations, vintage tractors, military vehicles and a replica Spitfire as well as other events such as the dog agility trials.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 26 May, 2013   (more nearby)
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Monday, 3 June, 2013
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  People, Events 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6342 4243 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:52.6062N 2:33.4728W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6339 4246
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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