1969 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine FAIRISLE FIBO Delia Tennant MacDonald FISHING (9873)

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Weekly Magazine


DATED: 16 Oct 1969

Outer Cover Photograph: Aston Martin DBS at Walbury Hill, Berks; photo by Jack Wood.

Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Delia Tennant of xxxx of Rough Cottage, Odiham - photo by Harlip ; announcing forthcoming marriage to Surgeon Lt. Alexander Macdonald RN son of A. R.H. Macdonald of 92 Beaufort Street SW3.

Principal Contents and Features on:

Almhouse, Moretonhamstead, Devon - x1 picture.

Motorways in the City: Inner Ring Road Birmingham (aerial view) - Brooklyn Queens Connecting Highway, Columbia Heights, New York City - Euston Centre Underpass, London - Nordrhein-Westfalen Bridge, Cologne - Falloden Way Hampstead Garden Suburb to Be Widened - NOrth Bound Carriageway, Park Lane London - M4 Flyover, Chiswick - Viaduct Designed by Sir Alexander Binnie Across Archway Rd, Now A1 - x8 pictures, and article by Michael Wright.

Castle Hill House, Ealing, The Home of Duke of Kent and His Mistress Mme de St. Laurent1803-17 - Duke of Kent Queen Victoria's Father 1818 - x2 pictures, and article by Angus MacNaghten.

Fair Isle, Shetlands: Fair South Corner of the Island, and FIBO Fair Isle Bird Observatory - The New Observatory Building Under Construction - Sea Eagle at Erne's Brae, Arctic SKuas, Wheatear - x5 pictures, and article by Bruce Campbell.

Worming Salmon on the Yorkshire Esk- 1 picture and text by David Barr. Sleekburnc

Golf and Wentworth, Bob Charles NZ, Gene Littler USA - x2 pictures, article by P. Ward-thomas.

Sir Adrian Boult Recording Vaughan Williams's Eighth Symphony - x1 picture.

Horse of The Year Show: Norman Crow - Chiltern Riding Club - Ted Edgar - Anneli Drummond-Hay, Francis King - Taunton Vale Pony Club - x5 pictures and article by J. A. Talbot-Ponsonby.

Scotney Castle, Kent - x12 pictures (one full page colour, 2 hp colour), and article by Christopher Hussey.

Salerooms page - x4 pictures and article by Frank Davis.

History From Houses For Sale: Draycot Estate, Wilts - Hallingbury Place, Essex - Lymore, Montgomeryshire - Doveridge Hall, Derbyshire - Middleton Park, Oxon - Library Byram Hall - x7 pictures and article by John Harris.

The Briard French Sheep Herder; Dog Owned by Mr and Mrs M. Tomlin - x1 picture by John Dawkins, and article by S. M. Lampson.

Motor Show Supplement: Mercedes Benz Experimental Wankel Engined Coupe - Aston Martin DBS V8 Engine - Sunbeam Alpine Interio - Renault 12 - Ford Cortina GT Estate - Triumph 2•8 - Sprite Motorhome Interior - BMW 2800 - Rolls Royce Silver Shadow - Aston Martin DBS V8 - AC 428 Convertible - Alfa Romeo 1300 GT - Austin 1300 GT - Auto Union Audi 100 LS - Bentley T Series Coupe - Bond Equipe 2 L GT - bristol 411 - Cadillac Fleetwood Eldorado - Citroen D20 - DAF 55 Estate - Daimler Sovereign - Ferrari 365 - Fiat 128 - Ford Capri 3000 - Gilbern Invader - hillman Minx GT - honda N600 - Iso Lele - Jaguar E Type Coupe - Jensen FF11 - Lamborghini Islero - Lancia Fulvia Rallye Coupe - otus Plus 2s - Marcos - Mazda R100 - MG B - Morgan 4/4 - plus many others - x51 pictures, and articles.c.Keenlyside.

Self Service Petrol Station - 1 picture and article.

ARchitecture of Armagnac District of Gers etc, France - Chateau of Castlemore, D'Artagnan's Birthplace - Corner of Market Place at Bastide of Fources - Pont Sur L'Auzoue, Fources - Castle at LArresingle - Square at Montreal - Tower of Church at Pardailhan - 6x pictures and article byEdmund Penning-Rowsell.

Stafford Barton, Devon; And Farm Buildingsx - 2 pictures and text.

English Glass Making - 8 pictures, and article by L. M. Bickerton .

Farming: Tractor Fitted with a Niae Experimental Automatic Guidance System - The Wills and Ford Automatic Plough - Tractor Fitted with Autotrack Guidance Equipment - Diagram of Finishing Point - x5 pictures. And article by M. G. R. Warner.

Fashion: Coat Trousers and Tunic in Crushed Vinyl by Torrente - Floor Length Coat in Zebra Stripe of Polyurethane Fabric by Michael Couture Collection miel - Kid Skin Timmed Black Patent Leather Coat by National Fur Co. - Knickerbocker Suit by Graham Price - Cardigan, Jumpers, Suit in Cashmere etc. by Pringle x7 pictures and article by Anne Price.


Sand Dunes at Bantham Devon - picture and letter from D. C. Entwisle, 1 Brentvale Ave, Louthall, Middx.

Susan Neill on Peri at Burghley Horse Trials - x2 pictures and letter from Elizabeth M. Johnson, Shiremark, Capel, Surrey.

Wooden Carved Bat Like Object in Walnut - x1 picture and letter from John H. Fardon, Hildercorft, 287 Highfield Rd, Hall Green, Birmingham. Reive.

An Unknown Building and Persons - x2 pictures and letter from Mrs Joan Cooper 6 River House, The Terrace, Barnes, London.

Building at Kemble Glous. - picture and letter from R. C. H. Nash 13 Headlands Grove, Swindon.

Model of Font in Winchester Cathedral - picture and letter from Graham Wood, 5 Sutherland Grove, Southfields, London.


Trevira Suit Tailored by Henry Pooole of Cork St. London - full page (fp) col. adv.

Ladies Pink Suit in Lambswool by Lyle and Scott of Hawick - fp colour adv.

Omega Watch - fp col. adv. showing a cat.

Porsche Car - hp adv.

Peugeot Car 204 404 - fp adv.

Mens Dac Top Coat from Simpson of Piccadilly - fp colour adv.

Plus many more adverts.

Large property for sale supplement with some houses named, and with photos (If you want to know if a particular house is advertised, please ask). Also classified adverts etc.


The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. It measures 315 x 232 mm (12.25x9.25inches). There is a little age yellowing. Some of the pages are loose; have handling marks, blemishes due to their age. 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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