Scrap book of E.A. Bowles relating to garden structures including gates, statues, lead cisterns and topiary

Scope and Content

The volume is unlabelled. Pasted into the volume are:

Press and trade catalogue cuttings, 1893-1936

Original pencil drawing of well heads, undated

Photograph of garden vase, undated, and of Georgian Temple of Vesta tea house at Liphook, undated

Correspondence, 1910, including from William Robinson, undated. For a comprehensive list of letters in this folder, see EAB/appendix/1.2.2

‘Catalogue of garden furniture’ by John P. White, The Pyghtle Works, Bedford, 1901

‘An illustrated catalogue of man-o’-war teak and oak garden seats etc’ by Castles, Millbank, London, undated

Enclosures were removed during cataloguing and stored in a separate folder for preservation purposes, reference EAB/1/2/2 (2 of 2). They comprise press and trade catalogue cuttings, 1920-1936,

This volume is fragile and requires careful handling. Readers are asked to take care when turning pages and unfolding and re-folding folded items