donated by Eleanor Knowles
Ambleside’s first Photographer    Active 1856-1894
Eleanor Knowles has kindly sent this early photograph by Moses Bowness,
which I have cropped to show details

She has a number of his original glass plates which she has had restored
and are in excellent condition.

She has a large family house high above the site of his studios in Ambleside
See her website

Kirkstone Inn above Ambleside at the top of the Struggle