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TITLE: Oxenhope Straw Race - AAP13973Oxenhope, 53°48'21" N 1°56'33" W Taken in approx. July 2017 by H Gregg .   For more information please see the Dublin Core set and the map below.
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Oxenhope Straw Race - AAP13973
An annual race raising funds for charity, The race starts at the Waggon and Horses, then on to the Bay Horse where competitors pick up a straw bale which they carry up the Denholme Road to the Dog and Gun. They also stop at the Idiot Hut, The Lamb, the former Shoulder of Mutton in Leeming (now a nursery) and so on to the Dog and Gun. Contestants must drink a pint of beer at each stop. Extravagant fancy dress is a feature of the race as is musical entertainment.
#, 2017, 21c, 21st Century, 35mm, Child, Colour, Competition, Costume, Costumes, Event, Fancy dress, Female, Individual, Leeming, Male, Man, Oxenhope, Person, Race, Road sign, Sign, Signage, Text, West Yorkshire, Woman
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Oxenhope, 53°48'21" N 1°56'33" W
H Gregg, “Oxenhope Straw Race - AAP13973,” The After Alice Project, accessed January 16, 2018, http://www.theafteraliceproject.org/items/show/9260.