Unposted. Looking east, towards the Hydro
Posted 1903. Looking West, away from the Hydro.
Smedley's Ballroom, Matlock
The ballroom was inside the Winter Gardens, a large glasshouse-like
structure on the left of the main building, ( see:
Inside can be seen the potted palms, wicker chairs, Chinese lanterns
and ceiling curtains to cool the room when a hot sun shone. Can you
spot a stout lady waiting alone (perhaps the photographer's wife)?
The Winter Garden
Taken from the front of Smedleys Hydro
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