Group of people playing bowls, Hughenden, 1940; Unidentified; 1940; 2011-144


Flinders Shire Historical Collection


Group of people playing bowls, Hughenden, 1940

About this object

This image depicts a group of people playing bowls on Hughenden's first bowling green on McLaren Street in 1940. The veranda at the Powerhouse manager's residence, which can be seen in the background, was used as a clubhouse.



Maker Role



black & white print

Date Made


Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on reverse side: "Hughenden's / First Bowling / Green - at Powerhouse - / manager's house / in background - verandah used as / clubhouse / McLaren Street / 1940 / Hanran's / BNo. 66 / No. [B 120]" (Text in square brackets crossed out) Stamped on reverse side: "HUGHENDEN DISTRICT / HISTORICAL SOCIETY"


134 x 85mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Hughenden (Queensland)

Subject and Association Keywords

bowls (sports)


Flinders Shire Historical Photograph Project

Credit Line

Gift of Hughenden District Historical Society, care of Mrs Colleen Murdoch.

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Copyright Licence  

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