Jim Bassett Collection

Scope and Content

A collection of 28 colour prints of fairground transport and machinery from the 1980s and 1990s and 31 colour prints of Nottingham Valentine's Fair, 1995. All identified and dated. Includes notes on each photograph. Available on the image database.

Administrative / Biographical History

Jim Bassett is one of a number of fairground enthusiasts who have donated photographs to the National Fairground Archive. The photographs were taken by Jim Bassett and focus on his interest in fairground machinery from the 1980s and 1990s.

Access Information

These items make up part of the image database collection which is available to view by appointment in the NFA reading room.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Jim Bassett

Other Finding Aids

Image database

Archivist's Note

Description compiled by Jane Donaldson

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright: National Fairground Archive


Further accruals possible


Geographical Names