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Thu Oct 31, 2013 7:46 pm
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For those of you following this thread about Richard Caton Woodville - You may or may not be aware there is a parallel thread underway within the "Genealogy"/ "Richard Caton Woodville&q ...

Thu Oct 31, 2013 7:33 pm
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Here are 6 of the above 7 ILN prints by RCW; As mentioned in the post above by Tony.
The one missing is "At General Newdigates HQ"
Enjoy

Brian

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Mon Oct 28, 2013 7:21 pm
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No RCW's it is not far from RD's Surgeon Reynolds grave in St Mary's Catholic Cemetery at Kensal Green. London
The Reynold's Grave Plot Number is Area N.E 504
It is a lot nearer the entrance to the ...

Thu Oct 24, 2013 1:33 pm
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86 years after being laid to rest in a paupers grave, Richard Caton Woodville, the Victorian Battle Artist, finally received an inscribed granite headstone on his burial plot.

The new headstone was ...

Tue Oct 22, 2013 8:38 pm
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Hi Alan
I have several photos & a one page Word document describing the blessing of the new headstone at the Roman Catholic cemetery at Kensal Green cemetery.
Please advise how I can upload the ...

Mon Sep 09, 2013 9:21 pm
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Hi Alan
Thanks for that information.
I will attempt to establish the co-ordinates of RCW's grave and let you know.
It is a lot further down the left turning path than Surgeon Reynolds gravesite.
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Fri Aug 16, 2013 10:53 am
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Thanks for the tip Alan
I have now established that Surgeon James Henry Reynolds VC grave is number 504NE within St Mary's Roman Catholic Cemetery at Kensal Green.

Richard Caton Woodville's is 101 ...

Wed Aug 14, 2013 8:14 pm
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Many of you will be familiar with the work of the Victorian Battle Artist Richard Caton Woodville (1856-1927).
His paintings and sketches (that include the Anglo Zulu War) have featured in many conte ...

Sat Jun 01, 2013 5:42 pm
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Down here in Devon there is a splendid stained glass memorial window in St.Mary's Church, Ideford. re Captain Mostyn (k.i.a Isandlwana)

The copy I have of the Chudleigh Weekly Express dated Octobe ...

Wed Jul 04, 2012 12:36 pm
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Yes I have been on tour with Ian.
I was part of the 2010 Holts Battlefield Tours trip to KZN.
The Tour Guide was Ian Knight, assisted by Paul Marais.
Just 8 Brits on this tour, that took place Apri ...

Sun Apr 22, 2012 8:42 am
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Hi Bill
Will be there for 16/17 June.
Even managed to book overnight accomodation in Brecon - but rooms going fast !
When do you anticipate opening up advanced ticket booking re the days events and ...

Wed Jul 13, 2011 4:28 pm
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Did anybody go to listen to the Rob Gerrard talk "Isandhlwana and the defence of Rorke's's Drift" and has any feedback on the event ?

He did 5 consecutive nights through July 6th -10th at ...

Tue Aug 24, 2010 7:45 pm
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Alan
How do I insert digital photos into a message I want to send within the Discussion Forum ?
Thanks

Mon Jun 14, 2010 11:44 am
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I would like to resurrect this "Hero to Zero" role as played out by Redvers Buller during his career.

It seems incredible that a man who won a VC in the AZW and went on to carry out laude ...

Sun Apr 04, 2010 7:28 pm
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Found 3 books on Buller on www.Amazon.uk
1 Buller-A Scapegoat by Geoffrey Powell 22.95
2. Life of General the Rt.Hon Sir Redvers Buller by Charles Melville 18.99
3. Sir Redvers Buller - The story ...
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