Do you recognise anyone in this photograph?

Do you recognise anyone in this photograph?

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This photograph is from our Frank Hopkirk Archive, donated to the Armitt by Mr Hopkirk's daughter, the late Francis E. Gibson. Frank ‘Hoppy’ Hopkirk was a well-known figure in Grasmere and an integral part of the Lakeland tourist industry of pre-war days. He had worked in many of the local hotels, popular with the Royal School of Art students when they took over the Salutation and Queens Hotels, Ambleside, during the years of their wartime evacuation.

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