SU0598 : Gloucestershire Vintage & Country Extravaganza

taken 4 years ago, near to Driffield, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Gloucestershire Vintage & Country Extravaganza
Gloucestershire Vintage & Country Extravaganza
A view across the main arena while waiting for the parachutists. The fish and chip van was just on the edge of the catering area with the traditional fun fair beyond. The gallopers were steam powered but the yachts were electric. The big wheel was being turned by electricity generated by a showman's engine.

I have just been reading a letter about another event billed as a 'spectacular' that was anything but - this, however, firmly ticked that particular box. I had a lovely day and would have needed at least another one to get close to seeing everything properly.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 2 August, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 5 August, 2015
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  People, Events 
Place (from Tags)
Gloucestershire 
Primary Subject of Photo
Event 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 056 989 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:41.3728N 1:55.1712W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SU 056 989
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Vintage Rally  Fish and Chips Takeaway  Fairground Equipment  Arena 

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