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Belle Vue

Catalogue ref: pa444

Category: Sport and Leisure

Period: c1890-1914

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 One of a number from a local collection. Some are clearly of the pageant on Friars Great Common in 1911 to celebrate the Coronation of George V but this one and others appear to be taken in a more park-like venue, perhaps Belle Vue. Since these cards have Ernie Shaw's name on the back he might be one of the boys and it may have a link with the very early days of Scouting in Sudbury. The tableau seems to show the death of General Wolfe on the Heights of Abraham. 

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