The Felpham & Middleton Country Dance Club

Picture Gallery 1953

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These photographs were taken during the Coronation celebrations in 1953. The parade of dancers starts near the sea front at Snook's Corner in Felpham and moves northward through Felpham Village.

Dancing in the Street
Alfred's waistcoat
casting in the street

Parade at Snook's Corner
street party
forming arches
country dancing

Two Surviving Waistcoats

Alfred's front
Alfred's back
Ted's front
Ted's back

The waistcoat on the left (and top centre) was made by Hilda for Alfred Parkinson in 1952. The one on the right belonged to Ted Pratt who describes his design on the Waistcoats page.

The Felpham & Middleton Country Dance Club 1953 Picture Gallery

Copyright John Douglas