1966 COUNTRY LIFE MagazineYVONNE SWANN SWINTON PARK Assam Kazirang (7063)

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Original Weekly Vintage Magazine

Yvonne Swann SWINTON PARK Assam Kaziranga Sanctuary DONALD WATSON BIRDS

 

 

COUNTRY LIFE

Original Weekly Magazine

DATED 1966

Approx 66 pages (132 sides)

 

Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Yvonne Swann Daughter of Cecil Swann of Belmont Paddocks, Faversham, Kent - photo by Yevonde.

Outer Cover: Northern Golden Plover Resting on Migration - from a lovley drawing by Donald Watson in colour.
 

Principal Contents and Features on:

Bird: Evensong - x1 photograph by C. W. Teager.

The Countryside Under Invasion: Holiday Traffic i nLake District - Cars on Ditchling Beacon, Sussex - Sightseers at Tarn Hows, Lancashire - Norfolk Broads - Kew Gardens - x5 pictures, and article by Garth Christian.

Horse Racing; 2000 Guineas and MRs Parker Poe's Horse Finishing Third - x1 picture, and text by Francis Byrne.

The Salerooms: Porcelain - x5 pictures, and text by Frank Davis.

Hunting The Elusive Bat: Recording Details of a Colony of Bats by the Mamal Society - Female Serotine Bat with Young - Daubentons - Long Eared - Grey Eared - x6 photos by S. C. Bisserot, and text by Michael Blackmore.

Halford Hewitt Cup at Deal; Group Photo of the Charterhouse Team: O. E. Evans - G. R. Bristowe - P. G. Wreeford Brown - R. G. Scott (capt) - D. A.Drayson - N. C. Royds - A. J. Cox - M. C. Bryant - G. J. Agate - H. C. D. Whinney - G. M. Langford - S. R. Barrow - D. B. Miller - M. J. Christmas - P. J. Benka - R. V. Braddon - J. C. Moss - P. W. G. Needham. - with article by P. A. Ward Thomas.

COLOUR - Birds of the Scottish Moors: Short Eared Owl Hunting in Winter (nr. half page (hp) - Pair of Hen Harriers over Sdottish Moor (hp) - Slavonian Grebes Nesting On Highland Loch (hp) - Blackcock Watched by Greyhen, Displaying in a Lekking Ground (hp) x4 colour pictures and text by Donald Watson. reive

Birds of Scottish Moor: Pair of Winchats - Dipper on a Boulder in a Stream - Fledged Young Merlins Watch The Sky - x2 pictures and text by Donald Watson.

Rugby Combined Services v. French Armed Forces at Twickenham - x1 pictures, and text by Christopher Ford.

Swinton Park and Castle, Yorkshire Home of Earl and Countess of Swinton Part III- x10 pictures incl. map, and text by John Cornforth.

Gardening: Eryngium and Morina Longifolia - x2 pictures, and text by Mary Horsbrugh-Porter.

Gardening x1pic, and text by Christopher Lloyd

Conserving Wild Life in Assam: Kaziranga Sanctuary - x4 pictures, and text by Richard Fitter.

Traffic Jam on the M1 - x1 picture, and text by J. Eason Gibson.

Estate Market: The Tides Reach Hotel, Salcombe, Devon - x1 picture, and text.

Butterflies on the Danger List - x7 pictures by G. Hyde, E. Linssen, W. Murray and F. Locke, and text by L. Hughman.

Suicide Wall in Cwm Idwal - x1 picture by John Cleare and text.

Shugborough, Staffs: The State Dining Room - x2 picture for Town and Country feature.

Beeches at Newtimber, Sussex - x1 picture and text.

Wild Mammals of Lakeland: Stag - Fox - Pine Marten - Stoad - Badger - x4 pictures by John Markham etc., and text by A.H. Griffin.

Livestock in Controlled Environment: Poultry HOUse - Twelve Week Old Pullets at Bulpham Essex - Large Whites (Pigs) at Ruddington, Notts - Calf House in Wilts - x4 pictures by John Topham, etc. and text by Denis Willows. miel

Georgian Porcelain Birds - x6 pictures, and text by G. Bernard hughes.

Fashion: Short Dinner Dress from Bellville Colelction - Linen Double Breasted Suit by Bellville - Coat by Louis Feraud - Coat by Cojana - Chanel Suit - Patou Suit - x6 pictures, and text by Anne Price.


Correspondence Pages - Letters from Readers:

An Unidentified Bronze Head - picture and correspondence from L. H. Kennett, Coombe House, Lustleigh, Newton Abbot.

Notice in Switzerland Warning People not to Pick Flowers - picture and correspondence from C. H. Gillard, 32 Branksome Ave, Southampton.

Boats on Tow in the Yodo River from a Print c1780 by Katagawa Utamaro - picture and correspondence from Sir Ronald Wingate, The Manor House, Wilton, Salisbury.

Old Street Scene in Aston, now Part of Birmingham - picture and correspondence from L. E. Morris, 99 Eastcote Rd, Ruislip, Middx.

Staircase at Leston Hall, Yorks in Which Guard Dog Kennel was Built - picture and correspondence from G. H. H. Wheler, Upper Stables Flat, Otterden, Nr Faversham.

Old Keel Used for Transporting coal, From Lambton, on River Wear - picture and correspondence from C. R. Denton, Westmount, Watershaugh Rd, Warkworth, Northumberland.

Herbs in Verse To Make a Soop by Mr Pope to Dean Swift - Poem - From C. H. Arkwright, |Le hurel, Tas de Geon, Trinity, Jersey, Channel Islands. No pic.


Adverts:

Gilbey's Gin - fp colour back cover.

Kutchinsky Watches - fp colour inside front cover Bensons Jewellers - fp colour

Garrard Omega Watches - fp colour.

Wolseley HOrnet Car - fp colour.

Ford Zodiac Zephyr Car - fp colour.

Senior Service Cigarettes - fp colour.

Martini Vermouth - fp colour.

Humber Imperial Car - fp.

Christies Auction Property of Marquess of Hertford, Lady Lambe, Lt Col. G. H. Hay and Others x3pics of salvers, dish and Candlesticks. Fp.

Xpelair Cooker hood - fp.

CEGB Observer Wild Life Exhibition etc - fp.

Ford Mustang Car by Ford - hp.

Zeiss Umbral Sunglasses - ¼page.

Finnegans Flight Bags - ¼page.

Rambler 770 Convertible Car - hp.

Allen Lawn Mowers - hp

Atco Lawn Mowers - hp.

Midland Antique Dealers Fari at Solihull Civic Hall - double page; plus two pages.

Crowther and Son of Fulham -hp.

Frost and Reed of New Bond St London - hp.

Plus lots more adverts including antique dealers.


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

Broom, Crowborough, Sussex x2pics for Knight Frank Rutley. Info. Chillies Lane, nr High Hurstwood.

Ginge Manor, West Hendred, Berks.

BArdown, Stonegate, Sussex Kent Border x2pics.

Cuckoo Pen House, Rendcomb, Glos.

Ten Fathoms, Darmouth, Devon.

22 Edward Rd, Bromley, Kent.

Halstead Hall, Kent.

Morningside, Strete, nr Dartmouth.

Crakaig, Killiney, County Dublin, Ireland.

Dukes Edge, Woldingham, Surrey.

Overbye, South Rd, St George's Hill, Weybridge.

Greyfriars, Redbourn, Herts.

The Oast House, Dogmersfield, Hants.

The Old Farm House, Monxton, Hants Wilts Border.

Oakly Farm, Hurst, Berks.

Warren Farm, Finmere, Bucks Oxon Border x3pics.

Milgate Park, Bearsted, Maidstone, Kent x3 pics.

Farley Heath, Near Albury, Surrey x2pics.

Calendars, Burford, Oxon.

Beedinglee, Lower Beeding, Near Horsham Sussex.

Tythe Barn, Abbotsbrook, Bourne End, Bucks.

Great Hundridge Manor, Great Missenden, Bucks. By Order of Viscount Ednam and Trustees of Hundridge Settlement - x4 pics on a fp.

Burnley Hall Estate - hpx3pics.

Pelling Bridge Farm, Scaynes Hill, Mid Sussex.

The Old Rectory, Euston, near Thetford, Suffolk.

Park Farm House, Ashtead, Surrey - For Sale By Auction.

The Old Farmhouse, Oakley Green, Berks.

Fore Down, Beech Ave, Effingham, Surrey.

The White Cottage, Duddleswell, Sussex.

Hunters Point, Hughes Green, Arborfield Cross.

The Old Vicarage, Rolvenden, nr Tenterden.

The Manor Farm Estate, Burton Bradstock x2pics./

Maidensgrove Farm, Maidensgrove.

KingstonFarm, Winterborne Abbas, Dorset.

Town House Farmhouse, Slinfold, Sussex.

Robinswood, Fairwarp, Ashdown Forest. By Direction of Exectrs of Dr P. Curtis decd.

HOlmstall, Five Ashes, Near Mayfield, Sussex.

Clay Hall, Acton, Sudbury, Suffolk.

KNockmore, Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow, Ireland x2pics.

Rathculliheen House, Waterford, Ireland.

Hollington, nr Ross on Wye, Herefs. By direction of Mr A. S. Cochrane.

Yew Tree Farm, Little Malvern, Worcs.

KNole Wood, Devenish Rd, Sunningdale, Berks.

Property with Private Fishing nr Newbury. By instruction of the Exors. Of Dr The Hon. W. S. Maclay dec'd.

Beacon Cottage, Burys Bank, Greenham, nr Newbury Berks.

Donnington hayes, Newbury Berks. sleekburnc.

Ocean Side Residence on the South Shore, Southampton, Bermuda.

Fig Street Farm, Sevenoaks, Kent.

The Little House, Stone St, nr Sevenoaks.

The Drive Cottage, Sevenoaks.

The Old Stables, Kippington, Sevenoaks,#

Duvale Barton, Bampton, Devon Somerset Border.

The lodge, Wadhurst, Sussex Kent Border.


ARTICLES (text only)

Countryman's notes by Major C. S. Jarvis

Farming Notes by Cincinnatus

Speeding Up Redevelopment.

Road Code for Pedestrians.

At Worlingworth - poem by Denis Griffiths

New Books Reviews by Richard Church: Life ant Thought of H. G.Wells by J. Kagarlitski - Field of Sighing A Highland Boyhood by Donald Cameron - etc.

Classified Announcements.

Classified Properties.
 

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 " ) and is in good condition. There is a little age yellowing. 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 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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