1963 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine MARY PARKER BOWLES Forde Abbey Dorset IRAN (6443) SOLD
1963 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine MARY PARKER BOWLES Forde Abbey Dorset IRAN (6443) SOLD
1963 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine MARY PARKER BOWLES Forde Abbey Dorset IRAN (6443) SOLD
1963 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine MARY PARKER BOWLES Forde Abbey Dorset IRAN (6443) SOLD
1963 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine MARY PARKER BOWLES Forde Abbey Dorset IRAN (6443) SOLD

1963 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine MARY PARKER BOWLES Forde Abbey Dorset IRAN (6443) SOLD

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MARY ANN PARKER BOWLES Forde Abbey in Dorset IRAN WILDLIFE ABdor Reza ST MARYS LIGHTHOUSE WHITLEY BAY Fell Farmers of Cumberland Bassenthwaite HUMBER SUPER SNIPE CAR Birds Firth of Clyde



Original Vintage Magazine

DATED 1963

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

Miss Mary Ann Parker Bowles Daughter of Mr and Mrs Derek Parker Bowles of Donnington Castle House, Newbury and of 26 St Petersburgh Place W2 - full front page photograph by A. V. Swaebe.

Halstead in Essex - A Farmer Ploughing with Two Suffolk Punches (horses) - outer cover; photograph by John Tarlton.

Cat and Dog Affair - photograph by Sally Anne Thompson - a Pekingese dog sitting with cat.

Aerial View of Peddars Way in Norfolk.

The North Downs near Thornham Castle In Kent - The Pilgrims Way.

A country Road in 1773 - Horses and Carts.

A Traction Engine in the 1880's.

Northamptonshire - Section of the M1 near Collingtree - aerial view

The Flower Pot Man - From an old Woodcut 1881.

Frontispiece to Elizabeth Kents Flora Domestica or The Portable Flower Garden 1823.

Plant Cabinet Designed for the Emperor Ferdinand of Austria. from an old illustration 1850

Collectors Page - Photographs from Readers:

Portrait of Thomas Sharp DD - From G. H. H. Wheler of Upper Stables Flat, Otterden near Faversham, Kent.

William V Prince of Orange and His Consort Princess Frederika Sophia Wilhelmina of Prussia by the Danish Painter Johan Georg Ziesenis - From D'Ogimont, Le Vieux Moulin, Houtain le Val, Brabant Belgium.

Rolled Paperwork Panel Decorated with Filigree - Imrpession of the Seal of Pope Pius VI 1775 - from Miss Elsie Aitken the Hon. Sec. Prioest's house Museum, High Street, Wimborne, Dorset.

19thC Dish Showing a View Miel in the West Indies and Marked C - From S. W. TAckley of St Edward's School, Oxford.

Interior of Milan Cathedral 19th C by David Roberts - From Miss Violet Cross of The Manor house, Hazelbury Bryan, Sturminster-Newton, Dorset.

The Future of Wild Life in Iran:

A Game Warden Patrolling Ibex Country In the Kharsang Mountains.

Three Men Bringing Home a Pair of Red Sheep onthe Back of a Donkey.

Prince ABdor Reza the President of the Game Council With a Goat Shot near Lorestan in 1955.

A Maral Head - Antlers.

The Game Warden with A Urial Mountain Sheep Reive Shot in NE Iran.

Racing at Cheltenham:

Mill House with G. W. Robinson Up, Taking a Fence.

Winning Fair Ridden By Mr A. Lillingston - Taking a Fence.

Golf at Wentworth:

K. Warren Playing out of a Bunker at the 9th.

N. C. Coles Chips Up to the 8th Green.

Rugby and the Calcutta Cup Match at Twickenham - P. B. Jackson of England Moving to Tackle R. H. Thomson of Scotland.

Forde Abbey in Dorset the Home of Mr Geoffrey Roper - Part II:

The South Front.

Abbot Charde's Gate Tower.

Cloister nd Former Vchapter House.

The Great Hall - Exterior Windows.

The Great hall - Interior Looking nW.

The Great Hall - South Wall.

A View Along the Perpendicular Cloister.

The Cloister Behind Charde's Screen.

Renaissance Panel.

Farmers of the Fells in Cumberland:

Bassenthwaite - Farmer Shepherd with hid Sheep and Dogs.

Bassenthwaite - Doorway of a Farm c1668.

Greenrigg Farm the Birthplace of John Peel.

Brownrigg Farm, Cumberland - the Cattle Byre and Farm House. man outside the door

About the Salerooms:

18thC Chinese Porcelain Plates - Sold at Christies. x5

Campaign Medals from the Collection of Ambrose Elson: Army Gold Cross Peninsula War - - Naval Gold Medal for Trafalgar Possibly Designed by Flaxman - - Sold at Glendining's. - - Battles of Salamanca, Vittora, Pyrenees and Nivelle earned by Major Cairncross RA - -Naval Gold Awarded to Richard Grindall, Captain of HMS Prince

Famille Rose Cockerels c1770 - Christies ?.

Aubusson Tapestry of Joseph's Triumph - Sold at Sotheby's

Birds on an Island in the Firth of Clyde Scotland:

Sea Birds on an Island in the Firth of Clyde.

A Pair of Eiders. Sleekburnc.

Sandwich Terns.

Arctic Tern.

Rock Pipit.

A Snow Trac New Cross Country Vehicle.

Passenger Compartment ofr a Rolls Royce Built for an American in the 1920's - Very Ornate. x2 photographs,p>

Sold - Norton Court near Faversham in Kent.

Correspondence Page - Photographs from Readers:

Bedgebury in Kent: Cupressocyparis Leylandii Trees - H. Smith of 9 Merilies Close, Westcliff on Sea, Essex.

Grisaille Panel by Peter De Gree in the National Gallery of Ireland at Dulin - From Mrs A. K. Leask of 418 Harolds Cross Road, Dublin 6.

St Mary's Lighthouse on a Reef a Few Miles North of the Tyne in Northumberland - From From C. R. Denton of Westmount, Watershaugh Rd. Warkworth, Northumberland - aka St Mary's Island

Painting by an Amateur Artist dated 1871 with Unidentified House in Background - From W. R. M. Maxwell of 17c Nevern Square, London SW5 - letter entitled Where is the House?

A Home Made Snow Plough for Towing Behind a Car - From P. F. D. Tennant of Browns, Parson's Lane, Beacon Hill, Hindhead, Surrey - the owners daughter standing next to it with her dog

Creamware Jug 1791 Commemorating the Opening of a Market at Middleton - From Geoffrey Godden of 56 Richmond Rd, Worthing, Sussex. c.keenlyside.

Miniature Portraits of the 18thC Actor Samuel Cautherley by Unknown Artist, an dof His Wife Susanna by Zoffany - From G. H. Caugherley of Applegarth, Newmarket Rd, Royston, Hertfordshire.

The humber Super Snipe Car from Rootes Motorts Ltd. full page advert in colour showing a red and blue modelof The Super Snipe Saloon and The Humber Hawk

Bathroom Sink from Boldings of 58 Davies St London WI.

The Welcombe Hotel Stratford upon Avon - advert

Booth's Dry Gin - full page colour advert, a woman drinking a glass of gin

A Book Bound in Vellum by Sydney Cockerell and Decoration by Joan Rix-Tebbitt.

Harpischord in a Walnut Case by Robert Goble for the BBC.

Coffee Jug in Silver by Gerald Benney.

Stoneware Coffee Set by A. and R. Duckworth.

Engraved Glas Vase by Anthony Pope.

Fly BEA and Aer Lingus - An Irish Fish, A Bream, and Fisherman - full age advert

Vauxhall Velox - full page advert

Crossword Puzzle - plus the name of last weeks winner, Mrs Elliot Butler of St. Ippolyts End, Hitchin, Herts

Bridge Problem.

Drummond's Suitings - advert

Rutherford Swimming Pools - advert

Champion Van Lee of Kai Oko, Owned by Mrs M. Crompton of Wakefield, Winner at Crufts - Epivax Vaccines - advert

highland Queen Scotch Whisky - advert

Rolex in All Weathers - The Oyster Perpetual Chronometer Datejust with Swiss Made Oyster Case etc - near half page advert

Alan McAfee Ankel Heit Mens Chukka Boots - small advert

The Portuguese Man of War - Coast Lines Ltd - advert

Milbro Fishing Rods from Millard Brothers Ltd of Motherwell - small advert

The Imperial Hotel Torquay. couple in a boat - advert

Old hall TablewareCutlery, Toast Rack, Mustard, Salt and Pepper - Designed by Robert Welch - advert

Andre Hugo - Coiffeur - Posticheur de Dames - advert showing Mister Hugo adjusting one of his own hairstyles

Skerry Shoes. advert

Blouse, and Slacks in Stretch Material from Jenners of Edinburgh - adverts; fashion sketch artwork unknown

Fashion Pages:

Coat Designed by Pierre Balmain - full apge advert for Debenham and Freebody - Photograph by Peter Clark int he garden of Madame Nicole de Vesian in Paris

Michaels Spring Collection - Hacking Jacke Suits by Graham Smith and Michael at Fortnum and Masons - two photographs

Ronald Paterson Jacket andc Dress.

Ronald Paterson Jacketed Suit of Wool.

Shoes and Handbag in Patent Leather at Elliott;s of New Bond St..

Daks Skirts. full page advert

Antartex Sheepskin Jacket - advert

V-Neck Pullover by Alan Paine of Godalming - advert

Doublemint Chewing Gum. half advert

Double page of adverts incl:

Milbro Abu Ambassaduer Fishing Reel.

Zeiss Binoculars from Degenhardt Ltd.

Milbro Luigi Franchi Shotgun.

Sea Bee Outboard Motor.

Super Mk. 5 Lawn Mower from JP Engineering of Leicester.

Hayter Self Propelled Rotary Scythe.

The Salvation Army - advert

St Anchils Safety Gate for Toddlers and Small Dogs - small advert

The Turmix Knitting Machine £25. 19. 6d.. small advert

Two Flintlock Duelling Pistols by Westley Richards of London circa 1815 - Bristol Cigarettes from W. D. and H. O. Wills - full page colour advert

Harrods Dining Room Suite in Yew with Five Chairs - full apge colour advert

En Tout Cas - Tennisquick Porous Concrete fort th eAll Weather Tennis Court - full apge colour advert

The Grand at Eastbourne. advert

Attractive Lightweight Coat in Scottish Checks from Cotsmoor - full apge advert

Walpamur Paints - full page colour advert

Adverts - Auctioneers, Antiques Dealers etc:

Crowther and Son of north End Rd, Fulham.

Tessiers of New Bond St. London.

H. W. Keil Ltd of Broadway Worcestershire.

Christies Auction - The Properties of: The Right Hon. The Earl of Radnor - - The Right Hon. the Earl of Ancaster - - the Right hon. the Lord Leigh - - Lady Carew Pole and Others - full page showing a Louis XV Ormolu and Meissen Clock - LouisXV Chair - Louis XV Bureau - Louis V Bureau

Phillips, Son and Neale Auctioneers of Blenstock House, 7 Blenheim St, New bond St London tel. Mayfair 2424. half page

Pirdes of London Ltd.

Stephen Moore Ltd of Lewes Sussex.

Mallett ot Bourdon House, 2 Davies St Berkeley Square, London WI, and New Bond St. - full page

Bert Crowther of Syon Lodge, Busch Corner, Isleworth Middx.

Bracher and Sydenham of Queen Victoria St, Reading.

Chichester Antiques 43 North St Chichester.

Garrard Antiques.

John Bell of Aberdeen.

Forge House of Broadway, Worcs.

PROPERTY SUPPLEMENT PAGES - one photograph with each For Sale entry unless otherwise stated:

The Old Cloth Hall near Cranbrook in the Weald of Kent - - - Estate Agents, Knight, Frank and Rutley of 20 Hanover Square, London WI.

Bannatyne House, Newtyle, Angus - - - By Order of Sir James Cayzer - - - Knight, Frank etc.

Trewsbury House, Coates in Gloucestershire - - - Jackson-Stops and Staff of 14 Curzon St. London WI - two photographs, one of the main house and one of secondary accomodation , a detached house

Wyeholme, St Briavels, in Gloucestershire - - - Jackson Stops etc

Chipping House, Westington, Chipping Campden, Glos - - - By Direction of the Executors of Miss E. M. Carter deceased - - - Jackson-Stops etc.

The Home Farm, Maismore in Gloucestershire - - - Jackson Stops etc.

Breinton House, Hereford - - - Knight, Frank etc.

Moor House, WIshanger nr Churt on the Hants Surrey Border - - - Hampton and Sons 6 Arlington Place St James's SWI.

Martins, Chilbolton, Stockbridge in Hants - - - Strutt and Parker, Lofts and Warner 41 Berkeley Sq. London WI.

New York State, XVIth Century Style English Manor House in Westchester County in the Suburb of Bronxville - - - Strutt and Parker etc.

Old Mill House, Charing nr Ashford in Kent - - - George Trollope and Sons 25 Mount St, Grosvenor Sq London WI - two photographs, interior and exterior

Bearwood, South Park, Gerrards Cross - - - A. C. Frost 109 Mount St London WI.

The Cottage, Nettleden, Herts - - - Harrods 32-6 Hans Cres, London SWI.

Broom Hall, Sunningdale - Tufnall and Partners etc.

Brushwood, Crookham Common, Nr Newbury - - - Thake and Paginton of Newury.

Leversdown House, Thurloxton nr Taunton in Somerset - Under Instruction of the late Dowager Lady Hylton.

Great Killough, Llantillio Crossenny in Mounmouthshire - - - J. Straker, Chadwick and Sons of Abergavenny.

Park Edge, Upper Froyle, near Alton in Hants - - - And Also Fern Cottage - - - Cubitt and West.

Kingsfold, Billingshurst, Sussex - - - C. H. Grimley Auctioneers etc of Rustington and Worthing.

Vermont House, Angmering on Sea, Seussex - - - C. H. Grimley 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:

Farm Prices and Incomes

The Mutilation of Towns

Broads Survey in Norfolk

Water From the Sea - with mention of Dr R. G. Allen of the Water Research Association

Countrymans Notes by Ian Niall

Signals - Poem by Jean Kenward

From Peddars Way to Motorway by John Gurdon

Bringing the Countryside into the Town by Be Howe

Collectors Questions - Letters From Readers

The Future 0of Wild Life in Iran by F. J. Leishman

Folk Tales of Ancient Devon by Elizabeth Glanville

Restraints on Planning by W. J. Weston

Horse Racing at Cheltenham by Dare WiganGolf at Wentworth by Peter Ryde

The Calcutta Rugby Match by O. L. Owen - names both teams and referee Gwynne Walters of Wales

Forde Abbey in Dorset by John Cornforth - Part II

Farmers of the Fells by C. R. Denton

Armorial Plates and Campaign Medals for Salerooms Page by Frank Davis

A Scottish Island in the Firth of Clyde - by W. Kenneth Richmond

Motoring age by J. Eason Gibson

The Estate Market - In Defence of Rating by "Arbiter"

Correspondence Page - Letters From Readers:

Use for Frozen Apples - From T. O. Beechcroft of The White Cottage, Datchworth Green, Hertfordshire.

Woodcock Revived with Brandy - From Mrs H. V. Nicholl of South House, South Littleton, Near Evesham in Worcs.

Cattle that Wore Shoes - From Mrs Celia Davies of The Limes, Therfield, Herts.

The Case for Hardwoods - From W. Hanscomb of Chapel House, Overthorpe, Banbury, Oxon.

Snowy Owl in Wharfedale - From Mrs Ella Crockett of Keldale, Linton Land, Wetherbyk, Yorks.

A Friendly Ghost - From Mrs Kay Monier-Williams of 3 Park Lane, Southwold, Suffolk.

Hounds 60 Miles ina Day - From Miss Pamela Tennant Bailey of Butts Parc, St Tudy, Bodmin, Cornwall.

Remarkable Run - From Hayden Parker, of Chittenden Farm, Benenden, Cranbrook, Kent.

Painted by Richard Ansdell - From P. M. Ansdell, Baldow, Lennoxtown, Stirlingshire.

White Fronts on the South Downs - From F. P. W. Wyer of Hoddern Farm, Piddinghoe, Sussex.

A Mountain in Wales - From Michael King of 35 Chelsea Park Gardens London SW3.

View of Cnight?- Snowdon Group Wales - From T. A. Brocklebank of Westwell, Tenterden, Kent.

M. R. James and the Motor Car - From Major W. L. Glazebrook of The Flat, Shooters Lodge, Windsor Forest, Berks.

Hark To Towler - From W. Branch Johnson of Bangor House, High Street, Welwyn, Herts.

English Craftsmanship today by Michael Webb

Bridge - by M. Harrison-Gray

Farming Notes by "Cincinnatus"

New Books Reviews by Geoffrey Grigson of The World of San Bernardino by Iris Origo - - Time of Arrival by Dan Jacobson - - Provence by Marcel Brion - - The Welsh Peaks by W. A. Poucher - - Andre Le Notre by Helen M. Fox

Fashion Page by Betty Wilkson

Classified Announcements

Classified Porperties


Parsonage Farm, Henfield in West Sussex - - - Knight, Frank etc

Agricultural, Woodland, and Sporting Residential Estae of Wintershall in Surrey - - - By Direction of the Exec. of the Wintershall Estate Company - - - Hampton and Son etc

Macro's Cottage, Lord Mayor's Drive, Adjoining Burnham Beeches, bucks

Firfield, Chapel Rd, Rowledge, ner Farnham in Surrey - - - By Auction Cubbit and West.

SleekburnC. 2103

Forty Three pages ( 86 sides) It measures 320 x 235 mm (12.5 x 9.25"). It retains its original outer cover and advertising pages. There is some age yellowing with general handling marks. The images are in b&w unless otherwise stated. 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.

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, but if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. The process of the page numbering in The Country Life continue on from the previous issue therefore do not start at number 1. The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. The content description is 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 unless otherwise requested.

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