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Durham England

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

A Fat Holderness Ox, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/558
Scope and Contents Illustration of a fat Holderness ox standing in a field. The text beneath the image reads, in part, 'Called the Wonderful Ox, bred and fatted by Mr. Collins near Dartington, in the Bishoprick of Durham.'
Dates: 1870s-1930s

A Fat Teeswater Ox Called "The Ox of Houghton Le Spring", 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/723
Scope and Contents Illustration of a ' fat Teeswater ox called "The Ox of Houghton le Spring". Bred and fatted by John Nesham Esq of Houghton le Spring near Durham. It was got by Mr Mason's bull called "Trunnell" out of a cow by "Favorite".'
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Ketton Hall, Home of Charles Colling Near Darlington [England], 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/1243
Scope and Contents Photograph of Shorthorn cattle breeder, Charles Colling's residence, Ketton Hall near Darlington, England in the late 19th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Letter from A A McFarlane Grieve, 10 Feb 1955

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Identifier: Coll-1310/1/1/26/7
Scope and Contents MacFarlane-Grieve recalls his time working under Thomson in the Durham Officers' Training Corps, mentioning Thomson's kindness.
Dates: 10 Feb 1955

Papers of Godfrey H. Thomson

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1310
Scope and Contents Biographical and personal papers, c mid 19th century-1972; Publications authored and co-authored by Thomson, 1904-1954; Unpublished materials by Thomson, 1897-1954; Publications collected by Thomson regarding education, intelligence, psychology, and statistics, 1879-1971 Unpublished material collected by Thomson and authored by others, c mid 20th...
Dates: c1890s-1978

Personal papers, 1804-1870

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Coll-51/3/2
Scope and Contents 1 Various documents on John Murchison, Col. Donald Murchison, the Glenshiel Affair, Gaelic songs, and monument to D.M. 2 Various documents re Tarradale, c.1810-1820. 3 Various documents re Tarradale, c.1812-1815. 4 Various documents re Tarradale, July 1815. 5 Various documents re Col. RM.McGregor's estate, 1831-1836. 6 Various documents re McGregor, Massie, etc., 1811-1850. 7 Small notebook labelled: 'Early memoranda of old war from...
Dates: 1804-1870

Sale of Cattle, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3344
Scope and Contents Information from a catalogue about a sale at auction of the improved Short-horned cattle belonging to Charles Colling of Ketton, near Darlington, Durham by Mr Kingston of Stockton-upon-Tees on the 10th and 11th October, 1810. It lists, by lot the cows (17) and bulls (9) that were for sale and gives their details, including their sire and the cost.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Sale of Cattle, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3353
Scope and Contents Information from a catalogue about a sale at auction of the improved Short-horned cattle belonging to Charles Colling of Ketton, near Darlington, Durham by Mr Kingston of Stockton-upon-Tees on the 10th and 11th October, 1810. It lists, by lot the bull calves, heifers and heifer calves that were for sale and gives their details, including their sire and the cost.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Testimonial from Sir W H Hadow, Armstrong College, 30 Nov 1910

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Identifier: Coll-1310/1/1/1/1
Scope and Contents Hadow praises both Thomson's academic achievements as well as his manner, and refers to his popularity.

Inscribed with Lady Thomson's notes added c1950s regarding Thomson's relationship with Hadow and his work at Armstrong College.
Dates: 30 Nov 1910

The Old Shorthorn Country, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/2440
Scope and Contents Map of Durham and Yorkshire regions of England showing 'the old Shorthorn Country' where Shorthorn cattle was bred from the 1700s onwards. Image reproduced from 'Thomas Bates and the Kirklevington Short-horns' book.
Dates: 1870s-1930s