Flora Day

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Helston Flora Day, Hal-an-Tow, 1979

PlaceHelston Cornwall United Kingdom
KeywordsHelston Coinagehall Street Local Customs Flora Day Hal-an-Tow
CopyrightImage Courtesy of Helston Museum

A press photograph of the Hal and Tow, Helston Flora Day, 1979. The song is being enacted at the bottom of Coinagehall Street in front of the Grylls Monument, and depicts the capture of Spanish sailors. The photograph was published in the Helston Packet on 11th May 1979.