1969 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine LONG NEWNTON Susan Mackenzie Rooker DULWICH

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Vintage Magazine. Contents include: Susan Mackenzie Rooker DULWICH COLLEGE FIRST XV TEAM NAMED John Whetton; Ian Stewart LONG NEWNTON PRIORY NEAR TETBURY Sardinia - and more.
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Weekly Magazine


DATED: 25 Sept 1969

Outer Cover Photograph: Winchester Cathedral Close, Hampshire - colour photograph by Kenneth Scowen.

Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Susan Mackenzie Daughter of Ian MacKenzie of Malt House, Beaconsfield, Bucks. - photo by Bassano and Vandyk; announcing forthcoming marriage to Mr Malcolm Rooker of Green Shutters, Cannock Rd, Weeping Cross, Stafford.

Principal Contents and Features on:

Kings School Canterbury: The Old Tuckshop - x1 picture by Kenneth Scowen.

Robin Hood's Bay, Yorkshire - St Hilda's Abbey - Cliffs Between Sandsend and KEttleness - Drilling Rig - Map Showing Potash Mining Areas and Gas Fields - Model of the Cleveland Potash Development, Boulby, Yorks - Fishing Boats at Whitby Harbour - x7 pictures and article by JOhn M. Hall.

Dulwich College First XV 1968-69: J. J. Phillipps - J. Dunbar - M. R. B. Telford - R. F. Looker - G. N. C. Ward - B. A. Bowers - P. A. J. Martin - M. R. Stapleton - J. I. W. McMullan - T. H. Roff - D. T. M. Jones - G. M. Cryer - R. J. Kendall (capt) - B. B. HEnfrey-Smith - J. J. Saville - R. H. Brewer - x1 group photograph, and article by Cedric Venables.

Salerooms- x6 pictures and article by Frank Davis.

Pheasant Shooting: High Bird at Dorset Shoot - x1 picture, and article by P. A. Gouldsbury.c.Keenlyside.

British Athletics Team at Athens: John Whetton , and Ian Stewart - x2 pictures, and article byNeil Allen.

Theatre: Norman Bailey and Derek Hammond Stroud in Sextus Beckmesser at the London Coliseum - x1 picture, and article by Stewart Deas.

Golf: Tony Jacklin and Jack Nicklaus - x2 pictures and article by P. A. Ward THomas.

The Travellers' Club, Paris: House Built for the Marquise de Paiva - Courtyard - The Semi-octagonal Entrance Hall - Ceilin in Ante Room - Recess in Salon - Onyx Staircase - Moorish Bathroom - Bath in Onyxx - x8 photos bySabine Weiss of Paris, and article by Peter Fleetwood-Hesketh.

Children on a Nature Trail at West Wycombe, Buckinghamshire - 1 picture and text.Sleekburnc.

Mosaics in Hampshire: Field at Bramdean Where tow Roman Mosaics were Excavated in 1823 - Drawing of the Crondall Mosaic Made by Lickman; The Misses Garretts Unfinished Sampler of the Barley Pound Mosaic - Woolwork Sampler of the Bramdean Mosaic by Mary Greenwood - TheLargest of the Mosaics at Rockbourne - Mosaic Floor at Sparsholt, near Winchester - x6 pictures and article by Patricia and Alasdair Alpin MacGregor.

Long Newnton Priory, Near Tetbury, Gloucestershire - the Approach to the House - The Front Door - Floor Plan of the House - Head of Circular Staircase - The Drawing Room - x6 pictures, and text by John Cornforth.

Sardinia: The Jacaranda Lined Largo Carlo Felice - Roman Amphitheatre - A Proto Sard Votibe Deity reive From the ARchadological Museum - Proto-Sard Warrior - Shrub and Telephone Wires Cling to the Torre San Pancrazio - Statue of St Francis in front miel of The Cathedral - 6x pictures and article by Hubert Fenwick.

Highway House, Froyle, Hampshire Recently Sold for £... - Beresfords, Boughton Monchelsea, Kent, Recently Sold... 2x pictures and article by Michael Hanson.

Hillman Minx Estate Car - x1 pictures and article by John Taylor.

Making The National Theatre Museum - x5 photos by Sandra Lousada, and article by Brendan Hennessy.

Farming: Wild Oating in a Crop of Spring Wheat - HArvesing on the Wiltshire Chalk - Off Loading a Two Ton Barley Crop - At The Grain Dryer - x4 photographs by Nathan Keen, and article by Tristram Beresford.

Fashion: White Jersey Banded Dress by Service Couture - White Linen Dress With Coloured Silk Sash by Dorville - Jersey Trouser Suit with White Edging by Service Couture - Sleeveless Button Through Top and Trousers by Dorville - Brooch and Cufflinks by Maxwell Collins - Pocket or Handbag Watch in Silver and Titanium; and Ornamental Silver Watch by Eric Spiller x7 photographs by Peter Clark and Article by Anne Price.


Piece Absorbent Material Formerly Used by Anglers to Dry Flies - picture and correspondencefrom L. S. Paterson 249 Milngavie Rd, Bearsden, Glasgow.

House in Alfred St. Bath, Somerset - picture and correspondencefrom V. C. Chamberlain, 117 Lower Oldfield Park, Bath.

Steel Trap Above a Front Door, Lyonshall, Herefordshire - picture and correspondence from G. H. Davies, 28 Quarry Gardens, Ludlow, Shropshire..

Monument to An Organ Builder John Laycock in Churchyard at Kildwick, Yorks - picture and correspondence from Ivan E. Broadhead, 97 Middlethorpe Grove, York.

Lamp Combined with a Pump in Durham - picture and correspondence. From Miles Hadfield, Dillon's Orchard, Wellington Heath, Ledbury, Herefordshire.

Partly Dismantled Church at Whorlton Yorkshire - picture and correspondence from Geoffrey N. Wright 89 Winsley Hill, Limpley Stoke, Bath.

Notice in Picnic Area Near Tideswell, Derbyshire - picture and correspondence from Richard L. Moore, 112 Whirlowdale Rd Sheffield, Yorks.

Unidentified Object Found in a Victorian House - picture and correspondence from G. S. Hutchinson, Ledbury, Mowshurst, Edenbridge, Kent.


Silver Gilt Honey Pot George III 1800 by Paul Storr - small advert for Garrard Crown Jewellers.

Austin 3 Litre Car - fp colour advert

Lowenbrau Beer - fp colour advert on back cover; original owners name in pencil.

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).


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). There is a little age yellowing. The original owners name is written in pencil o back cover (newsagent mark).Some of the pages maybe loose, and have handling marks, blemishes due to the 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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