Mayoring Ceremony Winchelsea East Sussex.<br />
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There has been a mayor of Winchelsea for over 700 years, with records dating back to 1295. The Mayoring Ceremony takes place annually on Easter Monday, and since 1665 this has been held in the Upper Court Hall.<br />
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The new Mayor is attended by twelve Jurats of the Town, selected annually at the Mayoring. The Mayor is assisted by the Town Clerk, the Chamberlain and the Sergeant-at-Mace.
MAYORING CEREMONY WINCHELSEA EAST SUSSEX
Mayoring Ceremony Winchelsea East Sussex.

There has been a mayor of Winchelsea for over 700 years, with records dating back to 1295. The Mayoring Ceremony takes place annually on Easter Monday, and since 1665 this has been held in the Upper Court Hall.

The new Mayor is attended by twelve Jurats of the Town, selected annually at the Mayoring. The Mayor is assisted by the Town Clerk, the Chamberlain and the Sergeant-at-Mace.

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Date: 5 Apr 2015
Location: Winchelsea East Sussex UK
Credit: Homer Sykes
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