Fairground workers constructing Gray's roundabout, Hampstead, London

RIBApix ref no RIBA42413
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1935
Image Date1935
ViewExterior
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/CIR/292
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This was almost certainly the Gray family’s fairground in the Vale of Health, Hampstead Heath. During the 1930s Edwin Smith and his wife Olive Cook lived next to this site and knew the Gray family well.

Subject tags

workers, amusement parks, decorative woodwork, mirrors, fairs