The fairground on the slopes of Portsdown Hill 1930.
 It was located to the west of the old A3.
The fairground on the slopes of Portsdown Hill 1930. It was located to the west of the old A3.

15 incredible images of Portsmouth funfairs from the past

Funfairs have always been popular, but some of the crowds drawn to these attractions in the past is staggering.

Tuesday, 20th April 2021, 2:48 pm

What a wonderful day out for young and old.

Featured are funfairs at Portsdown Hill, Clarence Pier, Portsmouth Dockyard, Guildhall Square and Southsea Show, with some images dating back to around 1900.

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