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Walter Lindrum

'Wally and the game of billiards'

A portrait story exploring the life of Walter Lindrum, one of the greatest billiard players of all time.

Walter Lindrum portrait story
Video: 2 minutes

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Walter Lindrum OBE, c. 1932 Will Longstaff

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Walter Lindrum OBE, c. 1932 Will Longstaff
Walter Lindrum OBE, c. 1932 Will Longstaff
Walter Lindrum OBE, c. 1932 Will Longstaff
Walter Lindrum OBE, c. 1932 Will Longstaff

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Magazine article by Dr Sarah Engledow, 2007

Walter Lindrum, world-famous billiards player, was one of Australia's greatest sporting champions.

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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.