Moses Bowness
Susan Premru
Moses Bowness
Ambleside’s first Photographer    Active 1856-1894

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Link to Other Sources
Links to External Sites which show portraits by Moses Bowness.

The National Portrait Gallery    -------http://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/

The Wordsworth Trust            --– --- http://www.wordsworth.org.uk/
The Armitt Museum               ------- http://www.thearmittcollection.com/index.asp

                             The Ruskin Museum                ------http://www.ruskinmuseum.com/coppermines.htm

Links to people mentioned in the text–

                            William Wordsworth -------------   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Wordsworth


Charlotte Mason --—––––––----- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlotte_Mason

John Close       -----------------  http://www.closeancestry.com/

Beatrix Potter -–   or here -–   --  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beatrix_Potter

This early photograph by Moses Bowness taken from  above the site of his Studio
is part of the large collection in Kendal Local Studies, Kendal Library.
             Notice Moses’ lodging house in the foreground.
Rydal Water
by Tony Richards
Cumbrian Image Bank
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