A Collection derived from Digital internet sources and with special thanks to Hugh Karunanayake in Melbourne for some great finds, including the shot of the New Oriental Hotel in Galle Fort in the 1910s, the dhony and the coastal steamers plying the island’s coasts.
Young Leonard Woolf …. & then a mustachioed Woolf
Woolf and his dogs in Jaffna
a dhoni of the type found in the Jaffna Peninsula and north-western coastline in the early 1900s
a typical urban scenario…….. location unclear
Woolf and his kachcheri staff … in Kandy … depicted in the cover of his book Growing
the AGA’s bungalow in Hambantota where Woolf resided
... …… the New Oriental Hotel or NOH in the Fort of Galle where Woolf sojourned when on leave and/or duty