1901 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine DAISY GREVILLE Akeld Farm Manor Wooler Northumberland (5320)

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Original Antique Weekly Magazine
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Frances Countess of Warwick DAISY GREVILLE Bridget & Jean Ruthven AKELD FARM MANOR GLENDALE NORTHUMBERLAND Mapperton House Beaminster LAWN TENNIS Home of Charlotte Yonge at Otterbourne CARDIFF ROYAL SHOW



Original Antique Weekly Magazine

DATED 1901


This first part of the description features a list of images/photographs etc:

The Countess of Warwick - full front page photograph by Fellows Willson, of Frances Evelyn " Daisy " Greville wearing a large hat

The Royal Show at Cardiff:

the Kings Champion Shorthorn - Photograph by C. Reid of Wishaw NB (North of the Border)

The Clydesdale Stallion Barons Crown - shows horse and handler

Judging the Shorthorn Bulls sleekburnc.

Wooton Wonder - shows bull and handler

The Lady - shows horse and foal with handler

A Southdown Ram Belonging to The Duke of Richmond and Gordons

Starlight - shows horse and handler c.keenlyside.

Danesfield Huntress - shows pig

An Experiment in Sanitation:

The Lodge at Gallaghers Copse near Andover - photograph

Plan of the Cottage - sketch with handwritten notations

Plan Sketch of the Sink and Waste

Plan Sketch Reive of the Filtration Gutter

Duplicated Tank Filter

Filtration gutter 2

Earth Closet and Hopper

Earth Closet - From Above

The Decline of Kitchens - Part I:

Kitchen and Part of House at Stanton Harcourt - photograph by H. W. Taunt

Domed Roof of The Kitchen at Stanton Harcourt

Cooks in the Kitchen, New College Oxford

Glastonbury Abbey - Abbots Kitchen

Front Kitchen at Shakespeares House

Bridget and Jean - The Children of the Hon. Mrs Ruthven - Photograph by Richard N. Speight of two little girls aged about two and three - info. daughters of Major General Walter Patrick Hore-Ruthven later 10th Lord Ruthven of Freeland.

Country Homes and Mapperton House at Beaminster the Residence of The Rev. P. M. Compton:

The Entrance Gate

Mapperton House from the Forecourt full page photograph

The South Front sleekburnc.

The Ceiling in the Drawing Room

The Avenue and Stables

The Old Garden and Grass Terraces

The Henry VII Wing

Akeld Farm at Glendale in Northumnberland - photo shows two dogs sitting on the lawns in front of, what is today known as, Akeld Manor House

The Interior of The Old Tower

Cheviot Ewes and Lambs

Byre Woman Feeding Cattle

Sheep Shearing

Drilling for Turnips

Watering Horses on the Way to Work

Women Field Workers

Bird of the Mist - A Ptarmigan

The Nest of a Ptarmigan

The Lawn Tennis Championships at Wimbledon:

The Singles

The Doubles

The Singles Champion - Photograph of Arthur Gore

Mr R. F. Doherty Serving - with a ball boy collecting balls in the background - aka Reginald "Reggie" or "R.F."

Grudon - shows a race horse with jockey A. Nightingall up. with trainer or owner in the picture

The Home of Miss Charlotte Yonge - info. at Otterbourne:

Miss Yonges Home - shows a view of the house and garden

Miss Yonges Garden

Photographs for Correspondence page:

Two Carriage Horses Turned Out to Grass, Quarrelling

The Menagerie Race at the Boughton Hall Fete nr Chester - shows young ladies in a race with a variety of animals, ie ducks and a goat


This second part of the description lists regular features and articles (no images unless specified above):

The Homes of Our Ancestors

Country notes with mention of Professor Story Maskelyne --- Mr Horace Plunkett and the Butter Industry - - - A Blue Book on Farm Miel Burning in South Africa - - - Mr Chamberlain

Royal Show at Cardiff South Wales


Polo Notes

An Experiment in Sanitation by G. V. Poore MD

The Decline of Kitchens by C. J. Cornish (to be continued)

A Horse Breaking Experience by A. Graham-Simpson - an article on horse training - with mention of Mr Robert Greer of The Old Times Stables, Sandyford Lane Newcastle on Tyne

In the Garden - Gardening Column

Love's a Madman - poem by Harold Begbie

Books of the Day .

The Lawn Tennis Championships

Racing Notes by Bucephalus.

Correspondence - Readers Letters from:

Lewis F. Barton - on Fishing in Islay

A. Foster Melliar - on Rose Buds Destroyed

E. Sieveking - on Outdoor Mushroom Culture

F. J. Mount, Archdeacon of Chichester, Burnham Vicarage, Arundel - on A Sparrow Trap. sleekburnc. 0607

Edward Burgess Hudson (1854 -1936) was the founder of Country Life magazine in 1897. This is an original USED vintage magazine not a scan and not a later re-print. If there is a particular date you require in regards to this item eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc please ask.

Approx 16 pages (32 sides). It measures 360 x 240 mm (14 x 9.5 inches ). The titled, priced and dated frontispiece page is present; but the outer cover, property, and advertising have been removed as it was bound without the exterior cover or end-pages/adverts. The spine has been reinforced/repaired at some time. There is a little age yellowing but this apart, the pages are clean. The images vary in size and are in b/w unless otherwise stated. PLEASE NOTE: There are pages missing; but what I have described above IS present - so if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. The process of the page numbering carry on from the previous issue, therefore do not start at number 1.

The description of the contents are in my own 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.This item will be packaged in a tube and sent RM small parcels (too big for lge. letter). Please note that I don't make profit on postage and packing; it is done at cost. The only profit made is by ebay as they charge me approx. 10% on what I charge for postage.

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