This blog traces the blurring of class divisions as Public Pleasure Gardens, Parks & Outdoor Sports Grounds evolve. These venues became gathering places to mingle with neighbors & strangers. Here people could exchange news; meet lovers; play & watch sports & games; make business deals; eat & drink; watch entertainments; & promenade to see & be seen.
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
18C Bowling, Nine Pins, Quilles, Boules
Bowling, Nine Pins, Quilles, Boules 1710-30 Hanbury Hall from the Bowling Green; group of 10 men playing bowls, garden wall, beyond which are Hanbury Hall & its dependencies