This is an image of a caravan belonging to a travelling showman called Mackney.
The images have been selected from the Arthur J Fenwick collection of
Arthur James Fenwick (1878-1957) was a director of Fenwick's Department Store. In his personal life he was extremely interested in fairs and circuses, collecting historical material about them and building personal relationships with showmen who visited Newcastle. He was made a life member of the Showmen's Guild in 1944.
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