1966 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine KENTCHURCH Sara Hobbs Graham NORTH UIST (1463) SOLD

Product code: 1463 SOLD
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Original Weekly Magazine

DATED 1966

Approx 38 pages (76 sides).


Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Sara Hobbs Daughter of Major General R. G. S. Hobbs of Lieutenant Governors House, Royal Hospital, Chelsea - photo by Harlip; announcing her forthcoming marriage to Ewan Graham of Mackeanston House, Doune, Perthshire.

Outer Cover Photograph: Wiston Pond, with Chanctonbury Ring, Sussex in the distance. Colour photo by Kenneth Scowen.

Principal Contents and Features on:

Birds of North Uist Outer Hebrides: A Hill Loch; x7 pictures, and article by Arthur Gilpin.

Collectors Questions - x6 pictures, plus correspondence from readers .

Fruit Tree Pergola With Apples and Pears - x1pic and article by D. Macer Wright. .

Waterford Ireland Part II: River Suir and Twilight Over Waterford - Inside Protestant Cathedral Designed by Joh Roberts - Town Hall - Spire of Protestant Cathedral - Catholic Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity Designed by John Roberts - Chamber of Commerce - Oval Staircase in Chamber of Commerce - Waterford in 1764 Plan by William Richards and Bernard Scale - - x9 pictures and article by Mark Girouard.

The Smithfield Show - x4 pictures and article by John Green. c.keenlyside

Kentchurch Court, Herefordshire Part I. The Home of Mr J. H. S. and Lady Patricia Lucas-Scudamore - x7 pictures and text by John Cornforth

Town and Country Page: 400 Year Old Grain Store at Hampstead Norris Berks. - Apprentices at Knuston Hall, Northants Learning Norfolk Read Thatching x2pics.

Province of Calabria Italy: Corner of Cosenza - Castello dei Barracco at Caccuri - Capo Della Colonna nr Crotone - Feudal Castle Overlooking Resort of Roccella Ionica - La Cattolica 10thC Byzantine Church at Stilo. miel

The Sale Rooms - x6 pictures and article by Frank Davis.

Sadlers Wells Opera and Two Scens from The Violins of Saint Jacques with April Cantelo, David Hillman, David Bowman and Patricia Kern - x2 pictures and article by Stewart Deas.

Estate Market: Stoneacre, Otham, Kent - x2 photo and article. Sleekburnc.

Norway and Trout Fishing: Fishing Water Below reive the Timber Line at Suldalselv - Netting a Sea Trout on the River Laerdal x2 pictures and article by B. W. C. Cooke .

The Aston Martin DB6 Car - x1 photo and article by J. Eason Gibson with specification and performance chart.

David Hartley's Fire Proof House on Putney Common From a Book Old and New London c1897 - x1 pictures and article by R. M. Tyrrell.

Fashion: Tartan Long Evening Skirt and Blouse from the Castillo Couture Winter Collection - Cromwellian Look Shoes from Russell and Bromley - Trouser Suit in Tartan by Dorville - Three Piece Suit i Check by Susan Small - Full Length Kilt Skirt from the Scotch House - Bernat Klein Skirt Pack wit Everything Needed to Make a Skirt wit Bernat Klein Label.

Correspondence Pages - Letters from Readers:

Tunnel Between Two Inigo Jones Pavilions at Stoke Park, Northants and Inscription on Pillar at Stoke Bruerne Church - x2pics and correspondence from Mister George Freeston, Blisworth, Northants.

Unidentified Pleasure Garden; a Painting in Oil - picture and correspondence Dr. Robert E. Hemphill 3 CliftonHill, Clifton, Bristol 8.

Malton Priory E. Yorks and Disused Stone Coffins Seen in the Churchytard Adjoining Priory - x2pics and correspondence from Mary Corbett Harris of Arosa, 118 Reculver Rd, Beltinge, Herne Bay, Kent.


Dry Sack Sherry - full page (fp) colour.

Courvoisier Brandy - fp col.

Stones Green Ginger Wine - fp col.

Hennessy Brandy - fp col.

Gordons Gin - fp.

Piaget Watches at Kutchinsky Jewellers - fp col also showing photograph of the two owners.

Dunhill Cigarettes Christmas Package - fp colour on back over; orig. owners name in pencil at top of page.

Property Supplement Pages - one photograph with each For Sale entry unless otherwise stated:

Between Chesham and Great Missenden. By order of Viscount Ednam and Trustees of Hundridge Settlementm reive - fp showing x3pics.

Milton House, Milton Malsor, Northants.

Rossett Hall, Rossett, Denbighshire.

Single Storey House Between Camberley and Bagshot Designed by Peter Womersley.

Villa Santa Monica 20mins From Nice Airport, France.

Walden House, West Grimstead, Wilts Hants Border.

ARTICLES (text only):

Full page with various columns@ Integrating Public Transport - New Deal fo rEpsom Downs? - London Bridge Under Attack.

Some Hope Yet - Poem by Rosalind M. P. E. Winter

Countrymans notes by Ian Niall.

Farming Notes by Cincinnatus

Trials and Tenants of a Wych Elm - article by S. Aubrey Seymour

Golf and Mind Over Matter on the Course - by P. A. Ward-Thomas

Book Reviews by Richard Church. Sleekburnc. 1512

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.

The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. It measures 345 x 235 mm (13.5 x 9.25 " ) There is a little age yellowing. Some of the pages maybe loose, and have handling marks, blemishes due to their age. The images vary in size and are in b/w unless otherwise stated. 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 is one page missing (advert I think), 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 above 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 board backed envelope.

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Product Code 1463 SOLD
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