1863 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Crawley Court Martial POULTRY SHOW BIRMINGHAM Victorian Newspaper (5321

An original Victorian newspaper. Packaged Weight range 265g

THOMAS CRAWLEY COURT MARTIAL Aldershot MHOW INDIA Nadar Balloon at Crystal Palace SYRIAN GOWASS Lord Elgin in the Himalayas STEPNEY MEETING HOUSE Birmingham Poultry Show Pigeons Hens Ducks

12 pages (24 sides) A Weekly Newspaper

The Illustrated London News

DATED 1863

This first part of the description features a list of Images i.e. prints from engravings, sketches, drawings etc (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include:


The Court Martial on Colonel Crawley: A sketch in Court - front page

A Page and a half devoted to the Crawley Court Martial with three near half page Illustrations entitled: The Clubhouse at Aldershott, In Which The Trial Is Held - New Barracks at Mhow, Now Occupied By The 72nd Regiment, Or Duke Of Albany's Own Highlanders - Messhouse Of The 72nd Regiment And Adjoining Quarters Of Officers, Lately Built In The New Lines. Mhow

The Car Of Nadar's Balloon At The Crystal Palace - half page

The Champion Medal of the Liverpool Athletic Society

The Archbishop Of Athens Receiving King George In Front Of The Cathedral - full page

A Syrian Gowass, by Carl Haag In The Winter Exhibition Of The Painters in Water Colours - full page

Lays Of The Scottish Cavaliers - Randolph Murray's Return To Edinburgh after The Battle Of Flodden Field

English Sacred Society Of The Olden Time : A Scene From Andrew Marvell's Emigrants

A Half page of 3 illustrations of Statues: The Late Captain Sir W Peel by W Theed - Harvey The Discoverer of The Circulation Of The Blood by H Weekes - Late Duke Of Richmond at Huntly Aberdeenshire by A Brodie

Magnificent Crystal Candelabrum by Defries and Son

New Coat Of Arms Of The Kingdom Of Greece

Stepney New Meeting House

Portal Of Ancient Temple On The Asiatic Shore Of The Bosphorus (Near Constantinople Istanbul)

Room In The Crane Court, Formerly The Meeting Place of The Royal Society

The Present Meeting room of The Royal Society in Burlington House

The Viceregal Progress In The Himalayas: Lord Elgin and Suite Crossing The River Beeas on Mussucks (Inflated Bullock Skins) - half page

The New Double Screw Steam Ship Far East - ¾ page

Prize Birds At The Birmingham Poultry Show (Full page showing Hens, Duck, Pigeons, Cockerels etc).


This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include:

Our Monetary situation

The Polish Insurrection

News From Denmark

The late King of Denmark

The Crawley Court Martial

Law and Police - Lady Blantyre against the proprietors of St James Hotel - Mr Adams sues London and Provincial Turkish Bath company - Colonel Waugh is to remain in prison after all - 2 men killed by the fall of The Three Wheatsheaves Tavern Islington

Nadar's Balloon at The Crystal Palace

Champion Medal of The Liverpool Athletics Society

New Arms Of The King Of Greece

Archbishop of Athens Greets King George

Scientific news mentioning :-Observation of the minor planets; Planets For December; Sun's Parallax; Comet V of 1863; Photographs of the discharge of the Leyden Jar; The Cultivation of Orchids

Staue of Duke of Richmond

Statue of Late Sir William Peel RN

Statue of William Harvey

Monster Candelabrum

Stepney New Meeting House

Discovery of an ancient Temple near Constantinople

The Royal Society

Viceregal progress in the Himalayas

Current literature with comment / review notes of :- Lays Of The Scottish Cavaliers by W E Aytoun - English Sacred Poetry of Olden Time by Rev L B White - Our English Lakes Mountains and Waterfalls by A W Bennett - Ruined Abbeys and Castles of Great Britain and Ireland by William Howitt - Cruise Of H M S Fawn - Travels in Mexico South America etc by G T Vigne

Prize Birds at The Birmingham show

Double screw Steam Ship Far East

Obituaries including :-

Charles Brodrick viscount Middleton - Sir Thomas George Skipwith Of Leicestershire - Admiral Sir J H Plumridge of Hopton Hall Suffolk

Wills and bequests naming :- George Stoddart Island of Madeira - Vere Esse Ward of Southampton - Mrs A E Ward bequeathed £1500 to hospitals and societies

The Distress In The North

The Late Gales : Life Boat Services


It measures 365 x 260 mm (14.25 x 10.25 “).The spine is loose with binding witness marks, some pages are loose. There is some age yellowing with some spotting. Some of the pages may be loose, and have minor cuts tears and blemishes due to their great age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The engravings vary in size. Quotation or speech marks in the text signifies the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page."Info.” in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.

PLEASE NOTE: I cannot guarantee that the issue is complete 'as published' - but what I have described above IS present. As far as I can tell there are No pages missing so if you are looking for something in particular in these pages PLEASE ASK. The process of the page numbering in The Illustrated London News issues carry on from the previous week and therefore do not start at number 1. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.

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