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There have been changes to the immediate area, but the house at 2 Hibel Road survives in it is the white one with three skylights in the centre of the Bing aerial view above. Front and back of a typical Bullock Brothers 'Carte de Visite. Davenport History Index to History features Correspondence from readers about our reference to Bullock's and their postcards of Davenport in another of my article has inspired me to research the history of their photography operation. I hope this article is of interest - if anyone can fill in more of the story I'd be very pleased to hear from you. Edward Bullock , born in Bolton, Lancashire, whom the census records as a widower and 'artist, portrait painter' living in Charles Street, Cheadle, Staffordshire, with his children Mary 16 , William 15 , Elizabeth 14 , James 12 , and Edward 10 plus Edward's sister Martha 28 acting as housekeeper. By he had re-located to the popular Victorian resort of Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, with William, James and Martha, as well as his niece Elizabeth. Like many portrait painters of the time, he would have realised that photography offered a quick way to produce portraits, and James and Edward joined him in a photographic enterprise based at 20, Lower Parade in Leamington, a fashionable address not far from the Pump Room where visitors would 'take the waters.
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