Freemen’s Great Common

Subject: Events

Gallery: Up to 1970

Catalogue ref: pa1009

One of the medieval scenes from the 1911 Coronation pageant – possibly re-enacting Richard de Clare giving the meadow to the town of Sudbury c1260. His part was played by Major Charles Tippet, the local Conservative agent, who was killed at Gallipoli in 1915. See also pa 216,444,534 and 535.