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ONCE A YEAR 1970s BRITISH FOLKLORE

Bampton Morris Dancers, Bampton Oxfordshire. England 1975 Plum Cake with a sword through it being held by the Morris dancers who also collects money, (at back of image by couple ) and then gives a small piece of plum cake away. Fertility ritual.<br />
L-R Dave 'Curly' Titchener - cake carrier; Andrew Bathe; Martin Hewett; Trevor Hewett.<br />
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Names thanks to Trevor Hewett.
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TRADITIONAL FOLKLORE ANNUAL CUSTOMS AND ANNUAL VILLAGE TRADITIONS 1970S UK
Bampton Morris Dancers, Bampton Oxfordshire. England 1975 Plum Cake with a sword through it being held by the Morris dancers who also collects money, (at back of image by couple ) and then gives a small piece of plum cake away. Fertility ritual.
L-R Dave 'Curly' Titchener - cake carrier; Andrew Bathe; Martin Hewett; Trevor Hewett.

Names thanks to Trevor Hewett.

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Location: Bampton Oxfordshire UK
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