Playing Conkers in Regents Park; 1955
© Henry Grant Collection/Museum of London
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Boys playing conkers in Regents Park. This is a traditional children's game played in the autumn where the seeds of horse-chestnut trees known as conkers, are threaded onto strings. Players take turns to swing their conkers into each other until one breaks and the remaining conker is the winner.
1955 AD - 1955 AD