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Photograph Album of Lucas Family from 1910-1920 featuring German Naval Bombardment Lowestoft, Raid on Bury St. Edmunds and Sinn Fein Rebellion.
Published by Harrods Ltd Bookbinders 1910-1920, London - , 60 pages, family photo album featuring labelled photos and postcards collected between 1910 and 1920. Includes a separate photo of the Lucas Grave at Warnham Churchyard, West Sussex. Photos feature Christmas, Summer and New Years at Hobland Hall, Great Yarmouth and Warnham Court, Horsham (Lucas family home); Coronation Naval Review 1910; cricket match between Warnham Lodge and Lucas XI 1910 with accompanying newspaper clipping; OTC camp Oxney Farm Borden Summer 1912; OTC camp Tidworth Pennings Summer 1913; Adolphe Pegoud at Brooklands 1913; Mangreen Hall with the Gurney family; RNAAS Newmarket 1915-1917 inlcuding signatures of officers; Bury St Edmunds after bombs were dropped 1915; German Naval Bombardment Lowestoft 1916; Rathfarnham, Dublin Easter 1916; Sackville St. Dublin; Royal Engineers Attached B Section no.2 AAM Battery; Early photos of WW1 warplanes and Sedgeford landing ground; Armistice Day 1918, Dunkirk, Kent; Manor House Basingstoke 1920. Photos feature members of the Lucas family and Gurney family. The main focus of the album is A. R. Lucas who is at school in Malvern, on the HMS Bulwark during the Naval Review 1910, at the OTC training camps and later RNAAS in the first world war and Ireland. Also featured in the RNAAS photos are Cyril and Wilfred G. Lucas. A. R. Lucas appears to be descended from Alfred G. Lucas, decorated Member of the Royal Victorian Order and Companion of the Bath, and county cricketer who features in some of the earlier photos. First Edition , spine partially detached, front board loose, corners rubbed, some pages are detached, some foxing to pages, album in fair condition, photos in good condition , half black morocco and stippled black cloth, gilt rulings, gilt initials A.R.L. to front board , 24.5 cm x 30 cm Hardback ISBN: [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Keoghs Books]
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