1901 COUNTRY LIFE Weekly Magazine GWYDIR CASTLE Llanrwst Conwy WELBECK ABBEY FARM (2320)

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DATED 1901
This first part of the description features a list of images, photographs, sketches, drawings etc. They include:

The Marchioness Conyngham full page photograph by Chancellor and Son of Dublin – Info. nee. Hon. Frances Elizabeth Sarah Eveleigh-de Moleyns DAughte of Lord Ventry –  also m. John Russell Bedford Cameron

The Derby – Ruskin and St Maclou Lead the parade photograph by W. A. Rouch

The Derby – The Crowd on the hill

The Finish

Leading in the Winner

Ladies Shading Under Hawthorn Trees

Volodyovski After The Race

Lord Milner of Cape Town – Alfred Milner

Five Illustrations for a story drawn by Arthur Rackman

Mural reive painting of William Tell – From a Photograph by H. Gale Gotch

Gardening – Primula Obconica

Subscription Form for the Century Book of Gardening Edited by E. T. Cook – Joint Editor of "The Garden" and Garden Editor of "Country Life" – Full loose page

The Duke of Portland s home Farm – Scotland Farm, Welbeck Abbey:

A herd of Jerseys

Crafty William – A Shire Stallion with His Handler photograph by C. Reid of Wishaw NB (North of Border Scotland)

Golden Lily II – A Jersey Cow with Handler Keenlyside

Shire Mares and Foals

Sebright Chckens

The Poultry House

The Rabbit Hutches

Gwydyr Castle Denbighshire – Seat of Earl Carrington:

The Formal Garden

Early Morning in the Garden – Fountain Spraying Water full page photograph

The East Garden and House

The North East Front Garden And House

View of Garden and Sculptures

Garden from the Castle

TheGrass Steps

The Entrance and Garden

The Dutch Garden full page

Terrace Walk

The Garden Door

Herbaceous Border

Terrace Steps and Garden


Two Falcons and a Dog

Agrippa - Female Goshawk

Javelin – Iceland Falcon

The Late Lord and Lady Wantage

The Stores at Ardington near Wantage

Lockinge house and Lake

Polo Notes: SleekburnC.

Miss Isabel Blyth Racing Home

Miss C. K. Young Tilting at the Ring

The Late Sir Walter Besant photograph by Elliott and Fry

Correspondence page – Photographs from Readers:

Shooting a Shark – from C. Newton

Big Bag of Badgers with "Old Rowley" the Standish Park Earth-Stopper to Reive Lord Fitzhardinges Pack and Terriers Tory and Jimmie and Three Men

Fine Stone Vase at Grove House ( Hogarth House ) Sutton – From C. J. Cornish

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:

Golf Championships in Scotland at Elie with mention of James Braid of the Romford Club Essex - - Vardon - - Taylor - - Mr Hilton - - Muirfield

Country Notes

The Derby

Lord milner – A Maker of history

The Bell Across the Valley – Short Story by T. C. Gotch

A Day on the Darenth – by Arthur Applin

Gardening – by E. T.Cook

The Duke of Portlands Home Farm at Welbeck Abbey

Gwydyr Castle – info. Gwydir Castle, Conwy valley, North Wales

Books of the Day – Review of " Franks: Duellist " by Ambrose Pratt

Falconry by J. L. Newman

Polo – with ref. to Ranelagh and mention of – Captain Miller – Mister Tom Drybrough – Lord Shrewsbury – Mr F. Hargreaves – Mr Godfrey Heseltine – M. Miel – Mr F. Mackey – Mr St Quinton – Comte de Madre – Mr G. Gold – Captain Shreiber – Mr Ward – Mr Brassy – Mr W. C. Tinsley – T. F. Dale –  A. T. Neilson - Mr A. Tyrer – Mr Dennis – Mr Norris Midwood – Rev. Alfred Green-Price – Mr W. Astor – etc

Reptiles in Dorset by Gerald Leighton

Literary Notes – The Death of Sir Walter Besant

Correspondence – Letters from Readers

SleekburnC. 1504

This is an original but USED 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. The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only.

It measures 360 x 240 mm (14 x 9.5 inches ). There is no advertising cover. This issue has had the Property For Sale Supplement, advertising pages, and other pages removed. The spine is worn and there are binding witness marks and some pages are loose. There is a little age yellowing with some handling marks. Some of the pages may 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.

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. There are pages missing as described above so if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. The process of the page numbering in The Country Life issues are applied in a yearly sequence and therefore do not start at number 1.

This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.  


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