1970 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine RABY CASTLE Victoria Deighton Ker SHOE FASHION Farming (8300)

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Original Vintage Magazine COUNTRY LIFE Dated 1970 RABY CASTLE Victoria Deighton Ker WHITE CONDUIT HOUSE ISLINGTON Prince Henri d'Orleans FASHION Plus much more; see main description

1970 Magazine VICTORIA DEIGHTON KER Conduit House Islington GOLF Fashion PROPERTY SUPPLEMENT



Original Weekly Magazine

DATED 1970

Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Victoria Deighton Daughter of Colonel and Mrs J. H. G. Deighton of Strensall Park, York and Mount Cashel, Co. Clare - photo by Harlip; announcing forthcoming marriage to Captain Jeremy Ker son of Major J. G. S. Ker of White Lodge, Westleigh, Bideford, Devon.

Outer Cover Photograph:Castlemorton Common, Worcestershire: Snow Scene

Principal Contents and Features on:

Black Mountains Wales- x1 photo by William F. Meadows.

Farming and Clay Soils: Tractor Ploughing in the Clay at Great Leighs in Essex - Waterlogged Ploughed Field in East Anglia - Ploughing in a Wiltshire Ley - etc x6 photos by John Tarlton and ICI, and text/article by Frank Sykes.

North Yorks Moorland Villages: Hutton Le Hole - Elizabethan Glass Furnace at Ryedle Folk Museum - x2 photos by F. Spencer and R. H. Hayes, and text/article by Tudor Edwards.

Rock Plants: Saxifraga, Primula Hacquetia, Stylosa - x5photos and text/article by S. Clapham.

Salerooms Page: Portrait of Dr Richard Warren by Gainsborough - Midday Rest by Gainsborough - Meissen Porcelain Cockerel Teapots by Kandler - 17thC Harpsichord by Jean Ruckers - Assyrian Bas Relief Bearded Winged Genius - x5 pictures and text/article by Frank Davis. sleekburnc.

The Story of Conduit House, Islington:White Conduit House 1731 - White Conduit in late 18thC - House and Gardens Before Demolition in 1849- x3 illustrations from The History opf Clerkenwell by W. J. Pink, and text/article by Aubrey Noakes.

Page titled And Mr Shepard Helpd showing original drawings by E. H. Shepards illustrations which were on show ath the V&A Museum: Pooh Walking Along Humming a Hum - etc - x8 drawings from Winnie the Pooh, and text/article by Christopher Neve.

Raby Castle Co. Durham, The Seat of Lord Barnard Part III: West Front of the Castle - The Hunters Gallery - Door in the Gothick Bedroom in Nevilles Tower - Stucco Room - Alcove Room - Rococo Ceiling by Perritt - West Wall, Great Drawing Room - Corner in Dining Room - Part of Drawing Room Ceiling Detail - x9photos pictures and text/article by Alistair Rowan.

Town and Country page: Ben Wyvis, Ross and Cromarty - The Nave of Euston Church, Suffolk - Mini Baytree, Laurus Nobilis - x3 pictures and text/article.

Air Twist Glasses - x8 pictures by Pilkington and author, and text/article by L. M. Bickerton.

The Chinese Expedition of Henri D'Orleans - x4 pictures, and text/article by William Gardener.

Travel Page and A Cab Ride Through Ephesus: The Agora - The Marble Way - Site of Temple of Artemis - Palace of Hadrian - House of The Virgin Mary - x5 pictures and text/article by Cecily Lambert.

The Musical Scene; and Operatic Fairy Tales: Dacre Punt's Costume Designs for Loki - The Courtesan i the Sadlers Wells Opera of Malcolm Williamsons Lucky Peters Journey - x2 pictures and text/article by Stewart Dewas.

Motoring: Corgi Model of the 206 Dino Ferrari - x1 picture and text/article by John Taylor.

English Alabasters - x8 pictures, and text/article by Francis Cheetham.

Book Reviews: Butcher Row Exeter from Shops by Renee Huggett x1 pictures and text/article.

The Estate Market: Capons Farm, Cowfold, nr Horsham Sussex - x2 pictures and text/article by Michael Hanson.

The Survival of Sherwood Forest: An Ancient Oak - Celebrated Major Oak - 12thC Chapel of Steetley - Throesby Hall - Welbeck Abbey - x5 pictures, and text/article by John Dace. c.keenlyside

Uncle Will in Harness: Mr William Walling and Staff Outside his Saddler and Boot Repair Shop at Eastergate, W. Sussex in 1919 - x1 picture and text/article by Barbara Ovstedal.

Fashion: Mock Reptile Shoes by Charles Jourdan - Small Platform Sold and Silver Heel - New Shapes From Kurt Geiger Shoes - Ankle Boot, and Day Shoe Finished in Python by Kurt Geiger, and Loewe - Summer Lace Up Sandals from Kurt Gieger - Two Styles in Black Corfam by Rayne - Selection of Accessories from Loewe - x7 pictures and text/article.

Articles Only:

Fp with various: Road Planning, The Unheard Voices; The NFUs Four Points with mention of Gwilym Williams; National Parks Threatened.

Countryman's Notes by Ian Niall.

Old harry - Poem by Jean Kenward.

Golf Commentary: The Dreaded Incidents - by P. A. Ward-Thomas.

IN My Garden: The Art of Dying Gracefully by Christopoher Lloyd.

Causerie on Bridge by Pat Cotter - with bridge problems.

Crossword Puzzle (not done).

New Books: Reviews by Geoffrey Grigson.

Classified Announcements - double page.

Classified Properties.

Correspondence from Readers:

A Canada Goose in a London Garden - picture and correspondence from Commander Kenneth Cohen, 33 Bloomfield Terr, London SW1.

Amadou Fungus on Dead Branches of a Tree - picture and correspondence from Winifred Barraud, 14 Court St, Nayland, Colchester, Essex.

Multiplication Tables on the Wall of a Church at Long Melford, Suffolk - picture and correspondence from J. C. D. Smith, Old Arch, Four Forks, Spaxton, Bridgwater, Somerset.

Lampost at CLiffe Castle, Keighley, Yorks - picture and correspondenceJ. Stobbs, 26 Victoria St, Oakworth, Keighley.

Kilchrenan Church Argyllshire - picture and correspondence Hector D. Apergis, 148 Harley St, London WI.

Mulberry Tree Burr, and Tree Planted in 1790 - picture and correspondence from Miles Hadfield, Dillons Orchard, Wellington Heath, Ledbury, Herefordshire.

A Sussex Tollhouse (poss Rye) Photo Taken in 1890 - picture and correspondence from Andrew Jewell, Keeper, Museum of English Rural Life, Whiteknights, Reading.

Limewood Panel of a Poppy From a Boston Antique SHop - picture and correspondence from Sarah Townsend, Fairgrounds Rd, Woodbridge, Connecticut USA.

Watercolour View of an Unidentified Harbour 1838 by Mrs Wood Deane - picture and correspondence from Angus Macnaghten, New Mile Cottage, Ascot.


Canada Travel Ad - full back page in colour; scuffed with orig. owners name in pencil.

Crowther of Syon Lodge Ltd - fp showing Adam Style Brass Handle Ensemble (x2) - Georgian Engraved Brass Box Lock.

Yachting Monthly - fp

Fp fishing Ad for ABU and Toby: Atlantic 432 Zoom 2 Rod; Ambassadeur 6000c Reel; Salmon spinner.

Fp showing small hotel ads: Hotel Minella Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Ireland - Pitlochry Hydro Hotel Perthshire - West Lodge Hotel, Hadley Wood, Barnet, Herts - plus many more.

Mallett and Sons Antiques - hp.

Richard Green of 36 Dover St London - hp showing painting by J. W> Carmichael.

John Bell of Aberdeen Antique Dealer.

Leger Galleries 13 Old Bond St London WI - fp.

Plus many more adverts.

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:

Old Soar Manor, Plaxtol, Kent. By Dir of D. L. B. Cannon Esq.

Aston Abbotts Vicarage nr Aylesbury.

Chestall House, Beaudesert Park, nr Lichfield. By Order of D. Jeavons Esq.

The Martello Tower, Aldeburgh, East Suffolk.

Chingley Manor, Flimwell, nr Wadhurst.

Shenfield Place, Shenfield, Essex.

Emerson Park, Essex.

Caprice, Cable Beach, Nassau.

West Riding, Goodman Bay, Nassau.

Plus many more but not named; area only.

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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.

Approx Thirty Four pages (68 sides). It measures 315 x 235 mm (12.25x9.25inches). There is a little age yellowing. 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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Product Code SOLD 8300
Weight 0.21kg