1966 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine SUSAN MEADOWS COLLINS Manor Sandford Orcas (0063)

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Vintage Weekly Magazine


DATED: 1966

40 Pages (80sides)


Ashdown House, Lambourne, Berkshire - Outer cover colour photograph by A. F. Kersting.

Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Susan Meadows Daughter of Mr R. C. Meadows of Great Washbourne, Tewkesbury; announcing forthcoming marriage to John Collins son of Lt Col D. C. M. Collins of Hawkwell House, Pembury, Kent.

Principal Contents and Features on:

Trinity College Dublin: Main Gateway and Front Square - photo by A. F. Kersting.

Portraits of Country Houses in Wales: Penrhyn; Chirk; Hafod; Penrice. - x6 pictures, and text by John Steegman.

Newmarket: Tattersall's Stand - x1 pictures, and text by Francis Byrne.

Saleroom Pages - x5 pictures, and text by Frank Davis.

Three Day Event: British Riders 1964 Tokyo Olympics - Winners i the 1956 Olympics; Lutke-Westhues of Germany; Kastenman of Sweden; Lt Col. Weldon GB - Richard Meade o Barberry - Sgt R. S. Jones on Master Bernard - Mr J. D. Smith-Bingham on By Golly at Badminton - x5 pictures, and article by Sheila Waddington.

Virtues of Lakeland Stone: Uper Reach of Long Sleddale - Cobblestone Walling of a House at Ambleside - Barn Roof at High Goody Bridge, Grasmere - Field Wale of Slate near Ambleside - Dry Stone Wall near Kirkstone Pass - Packhorse Bridge over The Pasture Beck, Hartsop x6 pictures, and article by Alec Clifton-taylor.

Rugby and England v. France at Colombes, Paris - x1 picture, and article by U. A. Titley. c.Keenlyside

The Manor House, Sandford Orcas, The Home of Colonel and Mrs F. Claridge.Part I - x10 pictures and article by Arthur Oswald.

View of the Entrance Hall of Beningborough Hall - x1 picture; for a book review.

Interior of Ditchling's Tithe Barn, Dismantled for Re-assembly as a Theatre at Loughton, Essex - x1 picture and text.

Sun An Etching by E. Tomanova - x2 picture and text.

Galtonia Candicans Cape Hyacinth - x2 picture, and article by Christopher lloyd.

Painting With Feathers - x4 pictures and article by Bea Howe.

Simca Automatic Car - x1 picture and text by J. Eason Gibson. reive

Royal Crescent Bath; No. 3 Has Recently Been Sold by Private Treaty - x1 picture.

The Scent of new Mown Hay - Article by Leo Roberts (no Pic)

Golf by Peter Ryde (no pic).

Estate Market and Private Powers of Confiscation by Arbiter

A Cleaning Crop that Pays: Inter Row Cultivation in a Crop of Oil Seed Rape - Oil Seed Spring Rape in Flower - Oil Seed Rape for Harvest x3 pictures, and article by John L. Jones.

Emigration by Sailing Ship x5 pictures from old engravings: Australia bound Ship Being Towed to Sea c1844 - Brig Charles Bartlett After Collision with SS Europa 1849 - Passengers at Dinner Below Deck - Temporary Home in the Forecastle - Leisure Moments for Emigrants on Deck. - x5 pictures and article by John Copeland.

Crossword Puzzle (not done).

Ruined Castle of Pate Stewart at Scalloway, Shetland - x1 picture and article by Hoole Jackson.

Fashion: Printed Linen Skirt and Chiffon Top by Pierre Balmain - Diamond Patterned Silk Dress with Banded Neck by Pierre Cardin - Mexican Themed Coat Used by Marc Bohan for the Christian Dior Collection - Straight Short Dress with Unusual Neckline by Pierre Cardin - Jacques Heim Pleated Dress - Low Waisted Dress, and Matching Hat by Christian Dior - x6 pictures, and article by Anne Price.


Kirknewton Church, Northumberland - x2 pictures and correspondence from C. R. Denton, Westmount, Watershaugh Rd, Warkworth, Northumberland.

Portrait of Unknown Origin - picture and correspondence from Miss Daisy C. Spickett of 53 Wimpole St. London WI

- picture and correspondence .

White Tower on Muncaster Fell Cumberland - picture and correspondence from F. Leonard Jackson,19 Frost Drive, Irby, Heswall, Cheshire.

A Red Stag Roaring in The New Forest - x2 pictures and correspondence from Eric Ashby, Badger Cottage, Linwood, Ringwood, Hants.

Dog Kennel Built into a Wall at a Farm near Witney, Oxon. - picture and correspondence from N. M. Woodall, 40 St. Mary's Terrace, Hastings, Sussex.


P&O Orient Lines - fp photograph showing people relaxing o the sun deck of a ship; For Lombard Banking Ltd.

Christies Auction of Jewels; Property of Hon The Marquess of Hertford, Rt Hon. Pamela Countess of Onslow, Rt Hon. Lady Hamilton of Dalzell, Colonel R. J. V. Crichton etc. - fp showing Diamond neclace/tiara.

Exhibition of 18th and 19thC English Watercolours; Appleby Brothers Ltd. - x5 pics. Cricket Match by Myles Birket Foster - Castle of Ibreem by Edwaqrd Lear - Lovers Embracing While Old Woman Sleeps by Thomas Rowlandson - Barlborough b y Samuel Hieronymus Grimm - Village and Country Lane Scene by James Stark.

Specialised Farm Builing on a Guinness Hop Farm - fp advert for Atcost of Kent. miel

Indian Wild Ass from a Painting by John Leigh-Pemberton - fp colour for Midland Bank.

Senior Service Satisfy - fp colour.Sleekburnc.

Alfa Romeo Giula Super - fp.

DAKS Tailored Suits for Women - fp colour.

Rothmans King Size - fp colour.

The Northland, Canada Travel Bureau - fp colour.

Gold Leaf Cigarettes - fp colour.

Caprice Ban-Lon Underwear - hp.

Yardley Old English Lavender Soap - hp.

Sotheby's Sale; Property of Duke of Wellington, Walter Lord Cunliffe of Headley, Daniel Macmillan Esq, Mrs I. Judah etc - fp shows 2 chairs, Mahogany Commode, Chandelier.

Leonard Koetser Gallery hp shows Francesco Guardi Painting.

Lowenbrau of Munchen - fp colour back cover.

Plus Many more adverts.

Property for Sale - Large supplement with some houses named, and with photos (If you want to know if a particular house is advertised, please ask):

South Wraxall Manor, Bradford on Avon, Wilts - near hp.

Harts Hill Farm, Thatcham.

Bibury Court, Gloucestershir; By Direction of John Oldrey Esq.

Plas Llanychan, Vale of Clwyd, Northy Wales; By Direction of Lady Graham.

The Manor House, Droxford, Hants.

Great Trodgers Farm and Stud XVIthC Farmhouse; By Direction of Major W. J. L. Willson.

Meadow Lake, Esher.

Kilmore house, Bampton, Oxon.

Howells, Rusper, Sussex.

Carters hill Farm, Arborfield, Berks.

Fairlawn, Tadley Heath, Hants.

West End Farm, Shipton Moyne, Gloucestershire x3 pics.

Red Roofs, Capel, Surrey x2pics.

Medmenham Abbey, Buckinghamshire; For Sale by Auction - hp.

Ewshot Farm, near Farnham Surrey - hp x2pics.

Baughton Court, Earls Croome, Worcs.

Jamaica Farm, St Mary Bourne Hants - no pic.Mount Thunder Stud Farm, Leixlip, Co. Kildare; by Direction of Colonel W. M. E. Denison - no pic.

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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 315 x 232 mm (12.25x9.25inches). It is in very good condition. Some of the pages have handling marks, blemishes due to their age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The images vary in size. 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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