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Making stoolball bats in Lewes

This photo shows N Cochrane, a cricket bat maker in Lewes, East Sussex, making stoolball bats. The Lewes, Newhaven, Seaford and District Directory 1951-1952, a Silver Eagle Publication, lists N Cochrane, cricket bat maker, 66 South Street, tel 947.

The photo was kindly sent to us by Andrew Lusted, author of The Glynde Butterflies 1866-1887.

N Cochrane of Lewes making stoolball bats