Agricultural Show, Stone

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Date:July 1906

Description:High Street decorated possibly for Staffordshire Agricultural Society's annual County Show, which was first held at Stone in 1844. On the left are the offices of Joule's brewery. The County Show was held in Stone on 18th and 19th July 1906.

Since 1958 the County Show has been held at the purpose-built County Show Ground at Hopton, on the outskirts of Stafford.


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Image courtesy of: Brampton Museum & Art Gallery, Newcastle-under-Lyme

Donor ref:Borough Museum No., Ref/Lic/1/P59/196, img: 2962 (18/3333)

Source: Staffordshire Museum Service

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