Photos with tag: Celebrations

May Day Celebrations, St Mary Cray , St Mary Cray 1890

Crowds of people in street during Mayday celebrations

High Street, St Mary Cray , late 19th C Looking north along High Street, the shops are decorated with flags which suggests this could be May Day celebrations. The funnel of the mill can be seen in distance.

“Old Time Policemen” , Early Policemen. Newspaper cutting from c1930 of photo of group of “peelers” with caption “Old Time Policemen – In view of the forthcoming celebration of the centenary of the Metropolitan police – the beginning of the … Continue reading


May Day Celebrations, St Mary Cray , St Mary Cray 1890 Women outside the gates of the Joynsons’ Paper Mill, decorated for May Day.

Armistice Celebrations, Beckenham , Beckenham 1919 End of First World War Celebrations on 19th July 1919. Crowds of people on Kelsey Park Road following parade towards Kelsey Park. Facing south

St Mary Cray’s High Street , St Mary Cray People putting out flags for May Day celebrations in St Mary Cray


May Day Celebrations, St Mary Cray , St Mary Cray 1890 Arch at Reynold Smiths, decorated arch across road erected by Mr W L Buster

High Street, St Mary Cray , St Mary Cray 1900s View of High Street taken from Effingham Lodge, flags and garland decoration suggests May Day celebrations.

High Street, St Mary Cray , St Mary Cray 1900s View of High Street taken from Effingham Lodge, flags and garland decoration suggests May Day celebrations.


High Street, St Mary Cray , St Mary Cray late 19th C Celebration parade with flags and a banner which reads ‘unity, peace and concord’, outside “Phillips Coffe Shop” and “Slade’s Cash Drapery”

May Day Celebrations, St Mary Cray , St Mary Cray 1890 Horse and cart in street outside pub dressed for Mayday