Many thanks to Arthur Sutherland, now living in York, for
providing the following comments on this photo and on
"With regard to 'Where is it
3 & 4', it is possible that since these come from the same
collection of glass plates, then the girl and building are in some
Her dress suggests to me an early school uniform, of perhaps
Mary Erskine or St Denis. I mention the latter as I believe
the building may be that school.
From memory, I feel reasonably certain that the girl is
photographed in the yard of a building at the end of Telford
It is the first house as you come off the bridge on the left
if you are going toward the West End. I am reasonably certain from
memory that these structures around her are still there in the
yard of this house and can be seen over the end of the bridge
Arthur Sutherland: York, Yorkshire, England.
May 23, 2006