The Crown refers to the area at the upper back of the skull. The Crown begins at the point where the top of the head begins to curve downward to the back of the head and ends at the point just above the Occipital bone.
Maybe that’s why the hump-backed lawns on which Crown Green bowls are played are called Crown Greens. Why they are so shaped is more of a mystery. Even Wikipaedia doesn’t try and explain it. Here at Bush Hill Bowls we have our own unauthorised version in which the words ‘softy southerners’ and ‘pretty pretty lawns that cost a fortune to keep flat and level’ can be found. For the full version please send an SAE,
￩￫£118.00Hi-Density bowls are smaller than usual for the weight of the bowl. i.e. a 2lb 8oz Hi-Density bowl is the same size as a regular 2lb 6oz bowl. Supplied in pairs. This enables the bowler to play with a heavier bowl than they may otherwise be able to handle and also makes it easier to control the length of delivery on faster running greens. 2 full bias crown green bowls fitted with coloured mounts. Supplied in pairs. Available in Black or Brown.
Weights: 2lb, 2lb 2oz, 2lb 4oz, 2lb 6oz, 2lb 8oz, 2lb 10oz, 2lb 12oz & 2lb 14ozs.
PS - Deluxe means they have grips and ornamention. The standard Richmond Crown Green Bowls don't
£84.99Richmond is the new name for the Drakes Pride standard bowl.
You will receive 2 full bias crown green bowls fitted with coloured mounts. Supplied in pairs. Available in Black or Brown in the following weights:
2lb, 2lb 2oz, 2lb 4oz, 2lb 6oz, 2lb 8oz, 2lb 10oz, 2lb 12oz & 2lb 14ozs.