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Kent (England)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Buff Orpington Cock, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3369
Scope and Contents Photograph of a Buff Orpington cock with several of its prize-winning points labelled. It was shown by Mr. W J Golding of Penhurst, Kent at the Bath and West show in the early/mid 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Judge Rides Two Winners, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/3465
Scope and Contents Photograph of Judge Farrant on his horse, "Thornton-le-Moor" jumping over the last jump and 'winning the heavyweight race at the Bar Point-to-Point Steeplechase at Crouch House Farm, Edenbridge.' He also won the lightweight race on his horse, "Bar-le-Duc" in the early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Leaping [Horses], 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/1883
Scope and Contents Photograph from the 7 April 1920 edition of the Daily Mirror of 'Sergeant-Major Farrant, 10th Hussars, first prize winner, taking a jump.' It shows him on a horse in mid-leap over a very high fence barrier.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Proof copy of article on 'The Geological Influences which have Affected the Course of British History', 1881

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Identifier: Coll-74/8/4
Scope and Contents First proof copy of an article by Sir Archibald Geikie on 'The Geological Influences which have Affected the Course of British History' from printers Clay, Sons and Taylor, for Macmillan the publisher in 1881. This looked at ancient peoples and legendary figures, puting them in the context of the evolution of the natural world. Including elements such as the impact of the devlopment of commerce and the move from an agricultural to an urban industrial society, Sir Archibald Geikie mapped them to...
Dates: 1881

Sussex Ox Grandsire, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/964
Scope and Contents Photograph of the Sussex ox Grandsire [possibly "Gold Smith" bred by W. S. Forster, Gore Court, Maidstone and that won the Breed Cup at Islington in 1886 according to Professor Robert Wallace in 'Farm Livestock of Great Britain.'
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Sussex Ox, Grandsire "Gold Smith" (391), 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/799
Scope and Contents Photograph of the Sussex ox, grandsire "Gold Smith" (391) that won the Breed Cup at Islington in 1886 and was bred by W.S. Forster, Gore Court, Maidstone, England.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

The Beautiful Sussex Heifer, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/969
Scope and Contents Engraving of 'The Beautiful Sussex Heifer' which won a prize at Smithfield over Christmas in 1800 and was bred by Mr. Vittle and fatted by Mr. Kingsforth in Kent.
Dates: 1870s-1930s