Shrove Tuesday football in Alnwick

Shrove Tuesday football in Alnwick
    A photograph of the Shrove Shrove Tuesday football in Alnwick (gelatin silver print; photograph)

Shrove Tuesday football in Alnwick A photograph of the Shrove

A photograph of the Shrove Tuesday football match in Alnwick, Northumberland, taken in February 1953 by Kenneth Lauder for the Daily Herald.

300 people took part in the match which was played on a pitch a quarter of a mile long. Goals scorers got 10 shillings.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Collection:
Daily Herald Archive
Object Number:
1983-5236/11004
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 86 cm x 114 mm
type:
gelatin silver print and photograph