Summer Carnivals 194Os

From the Highbridge Advertiser 3rd March 1940:

Photo above is of Carnival Queen Iris Durrant and is undated, though appears to be c.1940’s. Can anyone provide further information?

Another carnival Queen in front of the Anchor Cafe at the top of College St. Undated but appears to be c.1940’s as does the one below.

Date unknown, attributed to 1940’s by Brian Marchent.


The photos below are undated but appear to be from the 1940’s or 50’s


Above is the Burnham & Highbridge Urban District Council’s entry. The person on the far left is Les Long.
Thanks to Mike & Eileen Long for this picture.

Photos below are undated but appear possibly to be from the same carnival. All taken at north end of Victoria St.

‘Toy Soldiers’ image  courtesy of Brian Marchent.



Image above courtesy of Brian Marchent.

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