Gloucestershire Cricket Club W G Grace seated at centre 1880 (COPY 1/50)
6. Look at these photographs of Victorian sporting pastimes:
- How many sports can you recognise?
- Do you notice any differences between the sports then and now?
- What kind of people do you think would have taken part in these sports?
- What kind of people would watch these sports?
- Do you think these were organised matches, or were they just local events? Why do you think that?
- Compare the photographs of these sporting events to the ones you see today, are they the same or different and how?