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ONCE A YEAR 1970s BRITISH FOLKLORE

The annual meeting in the town hall of the Company of Marblers and Stonecutters of the Isle of Purbeck. Corfe Castle, Dorset, England 1975. Shrove Tuesday annual meeting prior to kicking of a football from the village to Owre Quay three miles away, in order to preserve the old right of way along which the quarried stone was transported.
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Company of Marblers and Stonecutters of the Isle of Purbeck.
The annual meeting in the town hall of the Company of Marblers and Stonecutters of the Isle of Purbeck. Corfe Castle, Dorset, England 1975. Shrove Tuesday annual meeting prior to kicking of a football from the village to Owre Quay three miles away, in order to preserve the old right of way along which the quarried stone was transported.

Filename: Shrove Tuesday Corfe Castle Marblers Img186.jpg
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From gallery: ONCE A YEAR 1970s BRITISH FOLKLORE
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Date: 2 Feb 2015
Location: Corfe Castle Dorset UK
Credit: Homer Sykes
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