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Slide set: [Ilfracombe Museum Collection: North Devon villages and towns] (lecture: privately made, at least 186 slides, c.1938)

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Fishing Vessel
Chapel, near Braunton
Upcott Farm, Bittadon
Bittadon Barton
Milltown, near Bittadon
Plaistow Quarry, on Bittadon road
Croyde, 'Kiddiwell'
Croyde and Morte Bay
Title, 'North Devon by-ways'
Long Pond, Horsey, Braunton Marshes
Cider Press at Buckland Barton, Braunton
Horsey Island, Braunton Marshes, N. Devon
Lane at Hewish Barton, opposite farm house
Fairlinch Manor, Braunton
A mole's run, Braunton Burrows
Parracombe, 1900
Firs at Spreacombe 'Castle'
From Hagginton, 1828 -- Mus. No. 43
Mark Stone, Upcott, of quartz, near stream
Barnstaple and Pilton, from Tutshill Farm
Stepping Stile, Churchill
Arlington Rectory
Arlington, 'The Zig-Zag'
The 'Snowball' from Fullabrook
Little Stowford, North Devon
West Stowford Barton, North Devon
Titchen Bank Lane, near West Stowford Barton
West Stowford Barton
Aylescott Lane, near Little Stowford
Aylescott Lane, at Hore Down
Near 'Little Comfort' Farm, Halsinger Down
Lower Aylescott, Field Club Ramble
Snowball Wood (on right) from Aylescott
Effigy in West Down Church (?Sir John Stowford)
Wood Lane, West Down
West Down, North Devon
Roborough Bridge, near West Down village
Pulland Bridge, West Down
Morte Bay Lifeboat at Woollacombe
Contorted Strata at Hartland Quay, North Devon
[Street scene in unidentified village]
[New Inn, Clovelly]
[New Inn, Clovelly]
Barrow near Narracott
Youlston Park Track and 'Mark' trees
Smith's Wood, Blakewell
Lane near Fullabrook
Patsford Wood Quarry
Westcott Barton
Stepping Stones, near Honeywell Farm
Tithe Barn, Westcott Barton
Quartz Road, Inner Narracott (made from a menhir)
Quartz Masses, near Collacott
Beer Charter Barton
Beer Charter Barton
Whiddon, near Milltown, North Devon
'Longstone', Pilton
Alphabet Stone, Upcott Farm
Plaistow 'Castle'
Blatchford and Braddiford Water, Heartpiece on right
Middle Marwood from W.S.W.
Muddiford, North Devon
Derivation of 'Muddiford'
Camp, Burridge, near Roborough
James Row's Chapel -- Middle Marwood
From Westcott Lane, near Middle Marwood
'Forget-me-not Brook' near Middle Marwood
Taw Estuary
Trout stream, Watermouth
Watermouth from the air
Group of people in rowing boats at sea cove
Rockham Beach, Mort Point
Trentishoe, Hunters Inn, Home of Dark Green Fritillary
Knapps Down
[Bay and cliffs, Berrynarbor]
Slide 45
Sloley Barton, North Devon
Spreacombe Valley
Knowle Castle Ruins
Knowle, near Braunton
Peaceful Countryside, Knowle, North Devon
Hallowell Lane, Between Braunton and Knowle
Braunton Village, North Devon
St Michael's Braunton
Horsey Marsh, Braunton
Cuffen Lane, Lobb -- Danger Sign
Braunton Burrows
Magpie and Rabbits at Braunton Burrows
Spreacombe 'Castle' (Hill-Fort) -- Found 10 April 1938 by Field Club
[Chichester Hotel, Mortehoe]
Morte Cliffs
Bull Point Lighthouse
Woolacombe and Morte Point
[Rough sea, rocks and cliffs]
Morte Point, c.1874
Bull Point Light House, Morthoe, N.D.
First House, Woolacombe -- 'Bella Vista'
'The Fish' Washed ashore at Woollacombe Oct. 28 93
Whale Thrasher, Lee
Lee Bay -- Old Mill c.1880
Lee Church
Old Post Office, Lee
[Old Post Office, Lee]
Lee Bay, Devon
Lynton 1900
Lynton 1900
Lynton 1900
[Group of people in Valley of the Rocks, Lynton]
[Group of people in Valley of the Rocks, Lynton]
[Woman walking in Valley of the Rocks, Lynton]
[Group of people in Valley of the Rocks, Lynton]
[Group of people in Valley of the Rocks, Lynton]
Slide 50**
Napp's Cave, Berrynarbor
Henton Hill, Berrynarbor
Berrynarbor Church
Berrynarbor Church
[Combe Martin Church]
Scene in Berrynarbor
Sterrage, Berrynarbor -- Lot of sheep in foreground
Combmartin Church
Interior of Combmartin Church
Combe Martin
[Combe Martin]
Combe Martin
Slide S 10
Combe Martin Beach
River Lyn -- about 1874
Path Beside River Lyn, near Lynmouth, about 1874
Lynton and Lynmouth, about 1874
On the Lyn
Lynton, 1900
[Water wheel on River Lyn]
[View on River Lyn]
[River Lyn at Watersmeet]
Hunter's Inn before 1897
[Combe Martin Church]
[Man driving donkey cart in country lane]
Clovelly, Main Street
[Clovelly, High Street]
[Shingle beach at Westward Ho!]
Parracombe 1900
At Parracombe, 1900
At East Stowford Barton
At Braunton Burrows
Slide BE.497
Watersmeet from above
Slide BE.498
Slide BE.499
Watersmeet from Lower Bridge
Slide BE.500
Falls Below Bridge, Watersmeet
Slide BE.501
Watersmeet from below
Slide BE.519
Westward Ho! from top of hill
Slide BE.545
South Molton
Slide BE.546
South Molton, Pulpit
Slide BE.558
South Molton, Stone Carving in Church
Slide BE.565
Clovelly, Top of High Street
Slide BE.566
Clovelly, bottom of hill
Slide BE.567
Clovelly, High Street
Slide BE.579
Clovelly, Breakwater
Slide BE.579a
Clovelly, Breakwater
Slide BE.581
Clovelly, Temple Bar
Slide BE.583
Clovelly, Quay
Slide BE.584
Clovelly from Quay
Slide BE.586
Clovelly from Quay
Slide BE.587
Clovelly, near bottom of hill
Slide BE.588
Clovelly, New Inn etc.
Slide BE.589
Clovelly, Memorial for 1914-18 War
Slide 1226**
Challacombe near Ilfracombe -- Shoulsbury intake
Slide 1227**
Challacombe near Ilfracombe -- Old Close intake
Slide 1228**
Challacombe near Ilfracombe -- Waterfall at Old Close
Slide 1229**
Challacombe near Ilfracombe -- Water entering reservoir
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
People involved in slide production

PALMER, Mervyn, F.R.G.S.  (1882-1954) – photographer, slides [47], [53], [56], [59], [61]-[62], [69]-[70], [72], [87], [97]-[98], [186]-[187]


The slide titles are mainly those found on the slides (including portions on the top edge of the slide), though a few were found in a typed list in the box in which the slides were stored.

Lucerna ID  3008905

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 11 October 2017

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