Sir Benjamin Stone: commemorative luncheon
Sir Benjamin Stone (front row, 3rd from left) retired from Parliament in 1910 as a result of ill health. Four years after his retirement, Stone died and was buried in Sutton Coldfield. This image depicts a rare instance of him appearing before the lens rather than behind it.
Luncheon Party on the occasion of the presentation of an address to Sir Benjamin Stone on his retirement from Parliament
4 Nov 1909
Parliamentary Archives, HC/LB/1/111/20/90