Hertfordshire Countryside 1949

Selected contents only


Spring 1949 Volume 3 No 12

Spring Blossom in Pentley Park, Welwyn Garden City


The Basket-Maker of Hitchin

From Citadel to Outpost (Verulamium to Sulloniacae)

Our County's Historic Highways

Hertfordshire's First Railway

Photographer's Hatfield

Polly Page of the King's Arms (Berkhamsted)

Echoes of Langley Palace

Enfield Chace Staghounds


Artist's Record of St Albans Pageant


Summer 1949 Volume 4 No 13

Lavender Fields, Hitchin


The Bells of Hertfordshire

Some Forgotten Hertfordshire Customs

The Story of Codicote Lodge

The Jelly Dogs of Widford and West Lodge

Peter the Wild Boy

The Plough in Hertfordshire History

The Western Edge of Our County

Charles Lamb in Hertfordshire

The Adoration of the Magi (Reuben's painting at Hitchin)

The English Pope

Autumn 1949 Volume 4 No 14

Cottages at Ayot St. Lawrence


The Black Death in Hertfordshire

Hertfordshire Chalk

Four Decades Back (St Albans in 1909)

Bedwell Park in 1707

Our Friend Reginald Hine (Obituary)

Harvest Home in Hertfordshire

Sir Henry Bessemer

The Lock-Ups and Stocks of Hertfordshire

A Stevenage Highwayman (James Whitney)

Beagles of Bushey Heath and Berkhamsted

William Cobbett in Hertfordshire 


Winter 1949 Volume 4 No 15

Sunday afternoon by the Canal in Cassiobury Park, Watford


Early Printing at St Albans

Blows in Hertfordshire (early fist fights)

The Marlboroughs in Hertfordshire (Water End House)

Little Gaddesden Manor House

Hunsdon Tapestry

Philanthropic Beer

Bishop's Hatfield to Bishop's Stortford

The Rothschild Hounds

The Royal Palace at Theobalds

Anthony Trollope in Hertfordshire

From Aldbury to Albury

William Cowper's Childhood in Hertfordshire



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