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'Obby 'Oss Day at Padstow, Cornwall. 1978

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Crowds of people in Broad Street on 'Obby 'Oss Day. The 'Obby 'Oss is an integral part of the May Day celebrations in Padstow. Each year, on the 1st May, the town is decorated in greenery and the 'Oss (horse) parades the streets, followed by a 'teaser' who holds a padded bat. The procession is accompanied by accordions, drums and singing. The fearsome 'Oss wears a large mask and swirling skirts under which he tries to catch young maids. Photographer: Charles Woolf .

Copyright © RIC, photographer Charles Woolf

Media ID 15264073

Date: 3rd August 2018

County: Cornwall

Location Name: 50.542062,-4.939017

: TRURI : PADos.56d

Image Size: 6945 x 6848 Pixels

Filesize is 8.73MB

Associated Categories: Padstow

Keywords: 1970s, 70s, cornish, donald, flares, greenham, joyce, prossers, prossers, prossers, prossers, prossers, prossers, rawe, seventies