Rabbits, I believe by George Studdy
Bonzo and brother cannot think what a nice round hole if for unless it be a rabbit's doorway! Bonzo, the comic, canine creation of George Studdy totally ruins the ninth hole on a golf course by digging it up. Credit line must read: Estate of George Studdy/Gresham Marketing Ltd./Mary Evan"
© Estate of George Studdy/Gresham Marketing Ltd./Mary Evans
Bonzo, Canine, Comic, Course, Dig, Digging, Dog, Flag, Golf, Golfers, Golfing, Green, Historical, History, Hole, Marker, Mess, Ninth, Sport, Studdy
Rasselas and Imlac digging a tunnel
Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia, together with his companion, the wise man Imlac, digging a tunnel in order to escape the Happy Valley and see what life is like beyond it. An early scene from Samuel Johnson's novella.
© Mary Evans Picture Library
1750s, 1759, Abissinia, Abyssin Ia, Book, Books, Companion, Dig, Digging, Eastern, English, Escape, Escaping, Fiction, Happiness, Happy, Historical, History, Imlac, Johnson, Literature, Man, Novella, Oriental, Pick, Pick Axe, Prince, Prose, Published, Rasselas, Samuel, Scene, Tunnel, Turban, Valley, Vanity, Wise
Peat cutter, Shropshire
Mr Albert Allmark, cutting peat by traditional, sustainable methods, Wixhall Moss, Shropshire. He stands by a stack of cut peat with his pet dog. His old tractor is behind him. First published The Sunday Correspondent Date: 1990
© Philip Dunn / Mary Evans Picture Library
1990, 1990s, 1990s, 90s, Bog, Bogs, Carbon, Conservation, Cutting, Deposits, Digging, Dunn, Extraction, Fossil, Fuel, Lowland, Moss, Nineties, Peat, Philip, Raised, Retention, Shropshire, Wetalands, Wixhall