~ PROCLAMATION ~
May 9th, 1910
Francis Bennett-Goldney the Mayor, Earl Roberts and the Town Clerk, Henry Fielding in the carriage in front of no. 12 Lower Bridge Street, the home of Dr. James Reid.
Francis Bennett-Goldney the mayor & Earl Roberts sitting beside him
The Town Clerk, Henry Fielding reading the proclamation in front of Twymans, with Mayor Bennett-Goldney, Earl Roberts and a Clergyman in the carriage
The Proclamation being read in St. Peter's Street by the West Gate
The Proclamation being read in St. Peter's Street
The Proclamation procession in St. Peter's Street, just before the Westgate. You can see Holy Cross Church in the background. The street where the car is coming from is St. Peter's Place. The photograph is most likely being taken from the roof of Barrett's Garage.
St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church at Wincheap Green, with the entrance to the Canterbury East Station on the right, along with the Station Hotel
Nothing written on the back of this card
The band and escorts of the procession are the 21st Lancers
*I'm not quite sure at this time, if this is of the same event.....
Mailed from Canterbury September
14, 1910 to
Mrs. K Simmonds
34 Palace Street
(no other writing)
© T. Machado 2007