Niagara’s 140 Year Bowls History

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  • Built in 1868, the hotel was one of the finest in North America and attracted wealthy tourists from Canada, the U.S. and overseas. In 1901 the future King George V and Queen Mary were guests.
  • “Presumably, this cup was presented to a prizewinning team in a lawn bowling tournament held in Niagara-on-the-Lake in 1877, the year that the Lawn Bowling Club was founded,” said McHoull.

Read the entire Niagara Advance story here.

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