Collection of Balmain Photos
"I've recently been in contact with an
elderly 1st cousin who lives in Edinburgh, and have discovered that she has a
huge collection of James C H Balmain photographs and letters. She has offered
them to me but is reluctant to post them – so I hope to visit her fairly soon so
as to allow me to go through her collection.
Balmain Cycling Photograph
mentioned she has a copy of this Balmain cycling photograph, and confirmed that
the couple 2nd from the right in this photo are definitely James C H Balmain and
his wife, Kate Field:
Reproduced by courtesy of the Yerbury
Family. Click here for
link to web site.
also told me that:
the young boy on the far right of the
photograph is one of their sons, George Balmain (1886-1958).
the young girl on the far left is the sister
of George Balmain on the far right. She is my grandmother who I remember very well.
(She lived at 6 Salisbury Road)
- the other four people in
the photo are apparently
friends of James C H Balmain from the USA (where he was born) who were visiting
Geoff Dawson: May 6, 2013