1970 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine BELINDA BURGESS Otterden Kent AROSA SKI (7283)

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BELINDA BURGESS Otterden Place Kent NORWICH Arosa Ski Resort Switzerland PARTRIDGE STOCKS


Original Weekly Magazine

DATED 1970



Outer Cover Photograph: Ham Marshes Faversham Kent.

Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Belinda Burgess Daughter of George Burgess of Sandringham, Melbourne, Australia - photo by Harlip; announcing forthcoming marriage to Hon. David Brooks of Whatton, Loughborough.


Principal Contents and Features on:

Cowdra House Ruins, Midhurst, Sussex - x1 picture.

Birds of an Orkney Peat Bog - x8 pictures and article by Arthur Gilpin.

Music Scene and Salzburg Festival Production of the Opera Cosi Fan Tutte: Luigi Alva and Annaliese Rothenberger - Bernard Paumgartner - x2 pictures and article by Stewart Deas.

Must the Empty Churches Go? Norwich; Part II: St Giles Street Norwich - St Peter Hungate and Elm hill - St Martins at Palace - St Etheldreda's Church - Colegate - Interior of St Gregory, Pottergate - St Goerges Colegate - Interior St Peter Hungate x9 pictures and article by John Cornforth.

The Salerooms - x6 pictures, and article by Frank Davis.

Partridge Stocks on the Up-Grade: Officer of the Game Conservancy Examining a Partridge Chick's INtestine - x1 picture and article by P. A. Gouldsbury.

Otterden Place, Kent; Property of Mister G. H. H. Wheler - x11 pictures and article by James Lees-Milne. c.keenlyside.

The Opel Commodore Coupe Car - x1 pictures and article by John Taylor with Specification and Performance List etc.

What Price Participation (Planning etc)?:O the A25 at Oxted, Surrey - Conifers Planted at a Mink Farm at Godstone Hill, surrey - The M1 at Hendon in London - The Town Hall, Godalming, Surrey- x4 pictures and article by Michael Wright.

Art - x5 pictures, and article by Christopher Neve.

Arosa Ski Resort Switzerland - x7 pictures and article by Peter Wood.

Farming and The Landscape: Addington Manor, Bucks - Rowney Priory nr Ware, Herts - x2 pictures and article by Michael Hanson.

Ancient Mexican Clay Head from Veracruz - x1.

Access to Farm Buildings: Farm Entrance Road at the Milk Marketing Boards Warren Farm, Lanbourn, Berks - Cow Housing at Bridgets Experimental Husbandry Farm, Martyr Worthy, Hants. - Cow Cubicles - Large Storage Building - x4 pictures and article by R. B. Sayce.

Fashion: Midi Dress by Louis Feraud at Rembrandt - Cotton Jersey Dress by Sonia Rykiel; Suede Choker by Pablo and Delia - Dress Edged with Vinyl and Stud Fastening from the Couture Future Collection by Courreges at Harrods. reive x photos by John Cole, and article by Anne Price. sleekburnc.

Steam Threshing at Stourpaine Bushes nr Blandford Dorset x1photofor Town and Country page.

Correspondence from Readers:

War Memorial at Marros, Carmarthenshire - picture and correspondence from Miss M. Wright 14 Overbury Rd, Hereford.

Mr and Mrs Benjamin Atkins of Brockdish, Norfolk , and Their Gravestones - x2 pic and correspondence from John A Perfitt, 12 Padock Rd, Harleston, Norfolk.

Blackbirds Nest on the Engine of a Tractor - x2pics and correspondence from J. Baker, Chapmans Gorse, Danbury, Essex.

Memorial to John Selwyn at Walton, Surrey - picture and correspondence from R. D. Barrett-Lennard, 19 Collingham Rd London SW5.

Unidentified House of 1832 - picture and correspondence Angus I. Macnaghten, New Mile Cottage, Ascot (Bedgebury Park Girls School Kent).

Postcard with a Picture Made up of Pieces of Postage Stamps - picture and correspondence from Peter F. Evans, Post house, Pilgram's Way, Reigate.

Articles only:

Various topics on the contents page including:

New Views on Maud - with mention of Mr Peter Walker on Rural District Councils Association miel RDCA, and the Maud Commission.

Future of the New Towns - with ref. to Hemel Hempst3ead.

Safety Cabs on Tractors

Plus Contents List.

Countrymans notes by Ian Niall.

Conservation Area - poem by Cecily Lambert

Golf: Match Play as Mortal Combat - by P. A. Ward-Thomas.

A Countrywomans Notes by Eiluned Lewis.

Gardening: Exotics in a London Park by Christopher Lloyd.

Town and Country page: Birds Killed on Roads - Wildfowl Alliance - Exaggerated Storm Damage - Clapham Quadrille.

Crossword Puzzle; Bridge Problem by Pat Cotter.

Fishing: The Luck of the Minnow Hunters by David Barr.

New Books Reviewed by Richard Church.

Classified Announcements.


Harveys Bristol Cream - full page (fp) colour back cover.

Hine Cognac - fp colour.

Kenning Car Hire.

The Hamlyn Group Books - fp.

Andrew Stewart Range: Tweed Check Skirt Jedbrae and Marie Seaton Cape - Deerstalker and Inverness Cape - fp showing fashionable women and hunting hounds.


Property for Sale Supplement with some houses named, and with one photo. unless otherwise stated. If you want to know if a particular house is advertised, please ask:

East Preston Lodge, Willowhayne Estate, East Preston, Sussex - By Order of Charles Carnes Esq VRD.

The Cottage, Arnewood House, Everton nr Lymington.

Slogarie House, Laurieston nr Castle Douglas.

The Clock House, Angley park, Cranbrook, Kent.

Court House, Rectory Lane, Sutton Valence.

Farthings, Pennys Lane, Margaretting, Essex.

Trowley Bottom Farm, Flamstead, Herts.

Springfield, Ballinger, Bucks.

The Oast, Dippenhall Street, Crondall nr Farnham.

Bradford Corner, Hammer Lane, Churt.

The Springfield House, Gillingham.

Chessels, Flansham, W. Sussex.

Cloichfoldich House, Strathtay, Perthshire.

Plus many other but not named; area only.sleekburnc. 2708


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.

Approx 38 pages (76 sides). 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. Original owners address on back cover in pencil. 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. 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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