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Hedge Gallery

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Choose from 183 pictures in our Hedge collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Schempp-Hirth Minimoa BGA338 Featured Print

Schempp-Hirth Minimoa BGA338

Schempp-Hirth Minimoa BGA338 under repair With Slingsby Sailplanes at Kirbymoorside in 1943.After being impressed into the Royal Air Force BGA338 was flown briefly by the ATC at 123 Elelmentary Gliding School at Bray in 1943. An instructor hit a hedge while approaching to land on its second flight, and that was the end of its service career. After the war BGA 283 was acquired by the noted racing driver Prince Bira of Siam (PrinceBirabongse Bhanudej of Siam/Thailand). Date: circa 1943-1944

© (c) The Peter Butt Aviation Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

Raymond de Trafford riding with Prince of Wales Featured Print

Raymond de Trafford riding with Prince of Wales

H.R.H. Prince of Wales (later King Edward VIII, then Duke of Windsor) pictured clearing a hedge leading in the Brigade Chase at a meeting at Wappenham. Just behind him is Raymond de Trafford, famously a member of the Happy Valley set and husband of Alice de Janze. Date: 1923

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Brigade, Chase, Clearing, De, Hedge, Horse, Horses, Hunt, Hunting, Jan17, Jumping, Pastimes, Raymond, Riding, Royal, Royalty, Trafford

Selling War Certificates, Birchington Featured Print

Selling War Certificates, Birchington

Hannah Powell-Cotton, in her uniform as Commandant of Birchington Voluntary Aid Detachment, sitting at a table selling War Certificates during War Weapons Week, a three day event held in Birchington 23-25 May 1918. The family at the table is that of Jack Hedge, Masseur at the Quex Park VAD Hospital. He is standing behind his daughter, and his wife is taking a piece of paper from Hannah Powell-Cotton. The purpose of War Weapons Week, which was held in many localities, was to raise money for the purpose of biuying military weapons for the war effort. Thje aim in Birchington was to raise enough money to buy an aeroplane. The event raised over 10, 000. This photograph is in the archive collection related to the Quex Park VAD Hospital. The Quex Park VAD Hospital opened on 15 October 1914 and closed on 31 January 1919. The hospital was run by Kent/178, the Birchington Detachment. The Commandant was Hannah Powell-Cotton (1881-1964), wife of Major Percy HG Powell-Cotton (1866-1940) of Quex Park, founder of the Powell-Cotton Museum. Major Powell-Cotton was the VAD Transport Officer for the Isle of Thanet area, responsible for organising the transport of patients from the stations to the local hospitals. Date: 1918

© The Powell-Cotton Museum Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library