Yorkshire farming memories

a collection of photographs, recollections and poems
  • 1.53 MB
  • English

Castle Museum , York
Statementcompiled by S. Harrison.
ContributionsHarrison, S. 1954-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20185795M

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The memories it brought back to me are some that I had forgotten for many years. The writers of "This Old Farm" knew exactly what they were talking about.

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In this delightful memoir she reveals how she achieved her dream of becoming a shepherdess and how she and husband Clive have dealt with the ups and downs of farming life - from the tragedy of foot and mouth disease to the joy of breeding a champion tup, and from the pleasures of living in tune with the changing seasons to the challenges of raising children in /5(K).

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Every day at Ravenseat, a remote Yorkshire hill farm, brings new adventures for shepherdess Amanda Owen, her husband Clive and their children. In her latest book Amanda describes how they live in tune with the age-old cycles of a farming year as they tend their sheep on some of the country's highest, bleakest moors/5().

The Yorkshire Shepherdess. The Yorkshire Shepherdess. Shepherdess, hill farmer, writer, photographer, public speaker and mother of 9 – Amanda lives a busy and rewarding life with her husband Clive and their family at Ravenseat in Swaledale, one of the highest, remotest hill farms in England.

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West Yorkshire Fire Service Memories has members. A FARMER’S memories of helping create agricultural land in North Yorkshire and the North-East have been turned into a book. William Alderson, from Girsby, near Darlington has published a book based on his experiences in the s and early s of Author: Emily Flanagan.

Observational documentary series following life on a remote sheep farm in Yorkshire for Clive and Amanda Owen and their nine children/10(20). The Yorkshire Shepherdess Main Market edition by Owen, Amanda () Paperback.

out of 5 stars 3. 21 offers from £ Swaledale Shepherdess: A Year in the Life of Amanda Owen and Her Family at Ravenseat Farm. by Yvette Huddleston and Walter Swan by Yvette Huddleston () out of 5 stars 1.

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In the last Yorkshire Farming programme, Gareth Barlow opens up the archives. The Yorkshire Shepherdess is now a Sunday Times Top 10 bestseller. Amanda Owen has been seen by millions on ITV's The Dales, living a life that has almost gone in today's modern world, a life ruled by the seasons and her is a farmer's wife and shepherdess, living alongside her husband Clive and seven children at Ravenseat, a 2, acre sheep hill farm /5(49).

A Year in the Life of the Yorkshire Shepherdess. The further adventures of Amanda Owen, who is watched by millions on Countrywise and Our Yorkshire Farm, as she juggles farming life with the demands of family on her remote Yorkshire farm.

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Kippax: Photos, maps, personal memories and local books of Kippax. Kippax, Yorkshire Photos, Maps, Books and Memories of Kippax Everything Old Photos Old Maps Books Memories Nearby Places; Old Photos of Kippax - 15 available. See all our Kippax photos. Amanda Owen (born September ) is an English shepherd and writer.

Her first book The Yorkshire Shepherdess was published in (Sidgwick & Jackson, ISBN ) and she followed this in with A Year in the Life of the Yorkshire Shepherdess (Sidgwick & Jackson, ISBN ).Before the books she was known to many readers through her Twitter feed as "The Yorkshire Authority control: GND:LCCN:.

Late summer means hay time, but a storm halts the harvest. First priority is gathering 1, sheep and shearing them. Amanda and Clive send their spring lambs to the moors. It's Easter, but lessons on the farm have just begun.

The children are baking entries for the village farm show. Our Yorkshire Farm mum’s nine VERY free-range kids who have no TV or phones and work outside in the snow The shows sees Amanda Owen battling the elements as she tends to her flock of 1, sheep Author: Josie Griffiths.

An excellent memoir of a woman, born and brought up in Huddersfield, who nevertheless is determined to become a shepherdess. The book is about her life, how she achieves her dream, and not only finds a farm to work on, but a husband and several children as well. It's told in a lively and engaging style, /5.

Shepherdess Amanda Owen may be the star of new Channel Five reality show Our Yorkshire Farm, but her husband Clive is the man who brought her to remote Ravenseat in the first place. Farming Today Your harvest photos A compilation of listeners' pictures from the harvest #harvest Books shelved as farm-life: The Dirty Life: On Farming, Food, and Love by Kristin Kimball, Charlotte's Web by E.B.

White, Little Heathens: Hard Times and. The show is film’s at the Owens’ remote Ravenseat Farm, located three and a half miles West of Keld in Swaledale, North Yorkshire.

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was the story of a young boy coming of age in Yorkshire. The title would make one believe it was in However, it felt as if this was a story of the 's era. This book was very Lassie, Timmy, and the well/5(). Yorkshire farm Hardcover – January 1, by Jane England (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ 1 Used from $ Author: Jane England.History and collection. The museum opened in It was originally designed to house a growing collection of farm machinery that had been donated by various farms from North and East Yorkshire to the East Yorkshire Farm Machinery Preservation Society and stored at Burton Constable.

The core of the collection focuses on the development of the mechanisation of farming Location: Murton Park, York, England.Flockton: Photos, maps, personal memories and local books of Flockton. Flockton, Yorkshire Photos, Maps, Books and Memories of Flockton Everything Old Maps Books my father Cyril Ledger was born in Upton inbut lived at Holmes Farm Flockton with his father and mother, Herbert and Clarissa Ledger.