Neil Calladine Collection

Hibble and Mellors’ Fowler Jubilee with David Limb (arms folded), Mornington Mellors and daughter Vi

Ref: NFA0012

Title: The Neil Calladine Collection

Scope: This collection consists of 6 black and white photographs comprising a postcard copy of John Procter's Golden Peacocks, a Fowler Jubilee traction engine, a Procter's traction engine involved in an accident at Belper, Bishton's Ski Ride and David Limb protesting against rent increases at Nottingham Goose Fair. There are also 8 audio cassette recordings of interviews with showpeople from the Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Section of the Showmen's Guild of Great Britain.

Dates: c1920-1993
Level: Fonds
Extent: 6 photographs and 8 cassette recordings
Name of creator: Neil Calladine

Administrative / biographical history: Neil Calladine is a fairground enthusiast from Belper, Derbyshire and a contributor to the World's Fair.

Related Collections:
Source: Donated by Neil Calladine
System of arrangement: Catalogued according to type
Subjects: Fairgrounds, Fairground Rides, Transport, Travelling Entertainment, Showmen
Conditions of access: Items are available to view by appointment in the NFA reading room. Audio equipment must be booked prior to visit.
Restrictions: None
Copyright: Copies may be supplied or produced at the discretion of National Fairground Archive, subject to copyright law and condition of the material
Finding aids: Photographs available on NFA digital. Online finding aids available here