1966 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine ROSEMARY PACKE GROVE Kentchurch Court (2463)

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Rosemary Packe Grove KENTCHURCH COURT Waterford Ireland DENTAL WORK SHEEP

 

 

COUNTRY LIFE

Original Weekly Magazine

DATED 1966

Approx 28 pages (56 sides).

 

Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Rosemary Packe Daughter of Major Charles Packe of The Little House, Bramham Park, Boston Spa, Yorks - photo by Lenare; announcing forthcoming marriage to Mr John Grove of The Mill House, Naunton, Glos.

Outer Cover Photograph: Smarden Kent; Colour photo by Kenneth Scowen.

Principal Contents and Features on:

Winter in Gray's Churchyard, Stoke Poges, Bucks - x1 photo by Alasdair Alpin MacGregor.

The Future of Chalk Grassland: Downland In Sussexx - Loading Hay on Sussex Downs - Scientists at Barton Hills Nature Reserve, Beds. - View from the Trundle, nr Goodwood, Sussex - Wye and Crundale Downs ational Nature Reserve, rieve Kent - Lady Orchid in Woods of Wye and Crundale - Bee Orchid Found on Winchester hill, Hants and Crundale Downs x7 pictures and tex Garth Christian.

Starting Stalls at the Chesterfield Stakes 1965 - x1 pictures and text by Francis Byrne for Racing Notes.

Regencey Fashion for Sofa Tables - x5 pictures and text by G. Bernard Hughes.

The Legacy of a Botanist's Travels: David Douglas from Pencil Drawing 1829 - Douglas Fir Introduced by David Douglas to the UK x2 pics and text by William Seymour.

Sale Rooms - x5 pictures and text by Frank Davis.

Traffic at Charing Cross in 1912 - Horse Infirmary of The London General Omnibus Co. 1911 - Cars, Carriages and Cabs Outside Burlington House 1910 - Shoeing Forge of The London General in 1911 - x4 pictures and article by James Edward Holroyd.

Kentchurch Court, Herefordshire Part II. The home of Mr J. H. S. And Lady Patricia Lucas- Scudamore - x10 pictures and article by John Cornforth.

The Schooner Sir Winston Churchill - Activity at Buckfastleigh Staion on the Reopened Dart Valley Railway - x2 photos. And article for Town and Country.

Paeonia WIttmanniana x1pic. and article (for Gardening) by Christopher Lloyd. c.keenlyside

The Musical Scene: the Conductor, Otto Klemperer and the Producer Peter Andry in Discussions with The Don Nicolai Ghiaurov During miel the Recording of Don Giovanni - x1 pictures and article by Stewart Deas.

Waterford Ireland Part III: The Quay - Adelphi Terrace Built by Samuel and William Penrose c1785 - Staircase Ceiling in Adelphi Terrace - Newtown School originally home of the Wyse Family - The old Court House built 1784 designed by James Gandon (drawing) - Presentation Convent Designed by Pugin c1842 - The Court House Built 1849 - The Franciscan Church - row of Late Georgian Houses on St John's Hill x9 pictures and article by Mark Girouard.

The Estate Market: The old Rectory, Grittleton, Wilts - x1 photo.

Remains of th ecolonnade of Canopus at Hadrians Villa 2 Miles from Rome - x1 picture and article in Book Reviews.

The Simca 1501 Estate Car - x1 photo and Articl for Cars Described by J. Eason Gibson with Specification and Performance table.

Dental Work for Sheep - x6 pictures and text by W. Lyle Stewart.


Correspondence Pages - Letters from Readers:

Two Travelling Photographers in Warwickshire Taken in 1874 - picture and correspondence from Rex B. Coley, 37 Fawnbrake Ave, Herne Hill, London.

Two Sides of a Piece of Jewellery c1696 - picture and correspondence from John Simon, Broadlands Rd, Highgate, London N6 .

Stone Pillar in the North of England Marking Junction of Three Counties on the Wrynose Pass - picture and correspondence from Mrs Evelyn M. Satow, Long House, Great Langdale, Ambleside, Westmorland.

House in Bath Originally Built In CHippenham Saved by Mr Ernest Cook - picture and correspondence from Peter Summers, Kingswood School, Bath.

Boundary Stone on the Borders of Breconshire and Carmarthenshire, at Halfway - picture and correspondence from Miss M. Wight, 14 Overbury Rd, Hereford.

The Stone ka The Grand'mere in the Churchyard of St Saviours Guernsey - Mrs Christopher Grey of Anglesea House, Victoria Rd, Clevedon, Somerset.

Fashion: Velour Suede Evening Coat from The Sheepskin Shop of 435 Oxford St. London - Pure White Saga Mink from Deanfield Furs - Christmas Presents, Magie Mist by Lancome in a Cracker - Harriet Hubbard Ayre Toilet Water, Wotnots Toys from Suedcraft


Adverts:

Oscar and Peter Johnson Ltd - fp back cover. Has orig owners name and address in pencil at top of page.

Cardhu Highland Malt Whisky - full page (fp)col.

Dry Fly Sherry - fp col.

GLMA Great Lakes Mink Association - Virginia Thoren-Rice - fp .


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

Dovers Hill House Chipping Campden Glos. By dir of the Execs of M. G. Aldred, deceased.

Home Farm, Rowsham, Bucks. By dir of Execs of F. R. Catton Esq Decd.

Part of the Moor Place Estate, Bramshill Cottag and Farm x2 photos.

Manor and hill Farms, Driffield, Cirencester.


ARTICLES (text only):

Countryman's notes by Ian Niall.

Farming Notes by Cincinnatus

Book Reviews and A Human Spider in the Bodleian - article by Geoffrey Grigson reviews of various books

Crossword Puzzle

First Christmas - poem by Dorothy Hardy. Sleekburnc. 2212

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. Has orig owners name and address in pencil at top of page. Some of the pages maybe loose, and have handling marks, blemishes due to their great age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. 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 are no pages missing, but 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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