Where was this photo taken?
Photo taken by CE Ross
who had a studio at 16 St Bernard's Row,
Stockbridge, Edinburgh in 1901
© Reproduced with acknowledgement to Lynne Browne,
Cambridge, Maryland, USA
Which Bowling Club?
Thank you to Lynne Browne for
allowing me to reproduce this photograph of five bowlers, including her
Grandfather, Tom Hambleton. Lynne tells me that her grandfather was
Tom Hambleton from Liverpool. He is the man in the centre of the
He later emigrated to the USA to work on an estate in New York, and
married Annie Paton who had grown up at Spittalfield on the River Tay at
The photo bears the name, CE Ross, 16 St Bernard's Row, Edinburgh.
St Bernard's Row is at Stockbridge, about a mile to the NW of the
centre of Edinburgh. CE Ross had a studio at this address for one
year only, 1901.
Do you know where this photo might have been taken, or do you know
anything about Tom Hambleton or any of the others in the photo?
If you can help to answer any of the questions above,
please email me, then I'll pass on your answers to Lynne.
Peter Stubbs: May 30, 2010