The Review index 1970-1979

1979

Winter 1979

  • Han, the Galingale Sedge by Peter Girard
  • Island Pilgrimage by Victor Coysh
  • Rowing to Jethou by James Marr
  • The Man on the Humps by S K Kellett-Smith
  • James Lenfestey to his Parents 1813
  • Hellier to Jean Lenfestey, 1761

Summer 1979

  • Calling all Sarnians
  • Cider Making in the Channel Islands by Peter Girard
  • Visit of the Reverend John Skinner to Guernsey in 1927 by the Rev L G H Craske
  • Buses and Trams by S C Gilchrist
  • Hymn by the late M H Ouseley
  • Alderney’s Nineteenth Century Defences by the late M H Ouseley
  • Joshua Gosselin – water colourist a talk by Mr Geoffrey Gosselin
  • Two 18th Century Soups

Spring 1979

  • Letter from Harriet de Sausmarez
  • More about Clarkes of the States Arcade by Raymond Clark
  • The Pitt Adventure
  • Les Vauxbelets in the Thirties by James Marr
  • Has Sark’s Charm departed? by Victor Coysh
  • Two 18th Century Soups
  • Buildings on the Island of Jethou by P K Johnston

1978

Winter 1978

  • Guernsey’s Swashbuckling Governor by James Marr
  • A Long Voyage to Australia, 1856. The Diary of Alfred Martin. Part II
  • Two Midshipmen in the Lebanon, 1842 contributed by Julia de L Mann
  • Some Dobrée Letters contributed by Julia de L Mann
  • Contents of a Late Eighteenth Century Pit at Candie Road, St Peter Port by R B Burns

Summer 1978

  • A Collision at Sea by R A Kinnersly
  • A Guernsey Bookseller in the Nineteen Twenties by Raymond Clark
  • A long Voyage to Australia, 1856. The Diary of Alfred Martin. Part I
  • Thomas Mills: A Guernseyman in Revolutionary Georgia by Diana E Adams Smith
  • Sovereigns in the Islands by Victor Coysh
  • The Church of St Barnabas
  • The Queen in the Bailiwick

Spring 1978

  • Channel Islands Shipping. Part IV by J N B Lainé
  • Origins of Christianity in St Andrew by Victor J Collas
  • A Slave Boy in Guernsey by J E Moullin
  • Uncooked Raspberry Jam
  • Poor Postman by P M Wilson
  • Journal of Alice Marechaux contributed by Gwen Peyton-Jones
  • Le Vier Guernesey – an old Opera
  • Constitution of the Guernsey Society
  • In Memoriam: Maurice Ouseley

1977

Winter 1977

  • The Church at Cobo by E M Thomas and J E Moullin
  • The Postal History and Stamps of Guernsey
  • Some old Guernsey Proverbs and Superstitions contributed by P K Johnston
  • Channel Islands Shipping Part III by J N B Lainé
  • The Decision to build Alderney’s Breakwater at Braye by M H Ouseley
  • The Decision to build the Forts in Alderney by M H Ouseley
  • Friquets and Largisses by T F Priaulx

Summer 1977

  • The Old Court House of St Peter Port by Peter Johnston
  • Channel Islands Shipping. Part II by J N B Lainé
  • Our Hedges by T F Priaulx
  • Guernsey Church Dedications by Raymond Clark
  • The 1804 Military Survey of Alderney by M H Ouseley
  • Memories of L’Erée by James Marr
  • The London Gazette, 1694
  • The Houses of Les Granges de Beauvoir by J de L Mann

Spring 1977

  • Channel Islands Shipping by J N B Lainé
  • Tomato Growing prior to 1940 by Mervyn G Harwood
  • Holidays in my Childhood by James Parkes
  • Capt Charles Chepmell in India Part II by Claude de B Chepmell
  • The Quality of Guernsey’s 19th Century Militia by M H Ouseley

1976

Winter 1976

  • The Sovereign’s Representative by T F Priaulx
  • Guernsey’s Insuperable Success by Edward Clark
  • The St Saviour’s School Bell by T F Priaulx
  • Capt Charles Chepmell in India by Claude de B Chepmell
  • Memories of Ernest Marquand by T A Jackson

Summer 1976

  • Edith Frances Carey by Rosemary de Sausmarez
  • Duelling in Guernsey: T Andros v K Beauvoir by P K Johnston
  • Another Duel – 1797
  • Dgernezie, The Native Tongue of Guernsey by Eric F Lukis
  • The Defence of Alderney by M H Ouseley
  • The Coach House Gallery by Sheila Lintell
  • Col Hawker in the Channel Isles, 1835

Spring 1976

  • Dr C Cruickshank’s talk on his Occupation History
  • The Garments they wore by Marie de Garis
  • Skin-diving around Guernsey by Tony Berk
  • The ejected Lieutenant-Governor by L J Marr
  • The Guernsey Plough by P K Johnston
  • Hauteville again by Victor Coysh
  • Music Festival in Guernsey 1975
  • Sark Military Installations by M H Ouseley
  • Book Review: “Folklore of Guernsey”
  • In Memoriam: R J Stranger CBE MC

1975

Winter 1975

  • Old Fortifications of Alderney talk by M H Ouseley
  • Trappists abd Carthusians by S K Kellett-Smith
  • Dedicace des Eglises. Part 2 by Raymond Clark
  • Bonamy House by M G Bonamy Collings, with further notes on the Collings family by Geoffrey Collings
  • A Set of Tupper Furniture by R M Ingram
  • Castle Cornet Reception by Victor Coysh
  • Letter to the Editor: Footpaths
  • Sir Donald Banks, KCB DSO MC TD by R A Kinnersly
  • Witch and Raven contributed by P K Johnston

Summer 1975

  • Dedicace des Eglises Part I by Raymond Clark
  • Beau Séjour and all that by Sai-Rian
  • Dear Willie by J E Moullin
  • Carthusian Confusion by L J Marr
  • The Corbet Marionettes by Sheila Lintell
  • To the Amfroques by A C Andros
  • Guernsey at Cape Breton by T F Priaulx
  • A Newspaper of 1940
  • Book Review: “The Wild Flowers of Guernsey” by David McClintock reviewed by W H Palmer

Spring 1975

  • A new index
  • Folklore of Guernsey. Place names. by Marie de Garis
  • Mr. Arscott by A C Andros
  • John Ferdinand Wolfe by Winifride Collins
  • The 1830 Diary of R H Spiers of Oxford (cont) contributed by Aimée Shepherd
  • More about Target Shooting by J C Sheppard
  • I am Guernsey – me by Jean Le Pelley
  • Captain Peter Johnston-Saint
  • A Newspaper of 1940
  • Architectural Survey of St Peter Port by E J T Lenfesty

1974

Winter 1974

  • Guernsey’s Trees and Shrubs by Rosemary de Sausmarez
  • The Catholic Renaissance in the Channel Islands (continued)
  • The Bells of St Andrew’s by V Collas
  • The Lukis family of Guernsey by E F Lukis
  • Guernsey’s Roads by T F Priaulx
  • On the Inspection of Guernsey Gaol, 1836
  • Mr Douglas Emery
  • Obituary – The Dame of Sark by Rosemary de Sausmarez
  • No Agreement yet on Continental Shelf

Summer 1974

  • Some Amusements of a Family in Guernsey by J de L Mann
  • Sarnia Housing Association by Thelma Rey
  • Catholic Renaissance in the Channel Islands
  • Further Extract from the 1830 Diary of R J Spiers contributed by Aimée Shepherd
  • Weights and Measures by T F Priaulx
  • John Brehaut
  • Rev Nicolas Le Mesurier by Hubert Le Mesurier
  • Book Reviews

Spring 1974

  • H W Fowler in Guernsey
  • Guernsey’s Volcano by M H Ouseley and A H Ewen
  • Folklore of Guernsey. The Weather by Marie de Garis
  • Jean Regnier
  • A Channel Crossing 1830 by Jean Q Le Pelley
  • Guernsey Congratulates Queen Anne

1973

Winter 1973

  • Our new President
  • Sir William Arnold, Bailiff of Guernsey 1959-73
  • The Wit of Sir William by Victor Coysh
  • The Life and Background of the Rev Daniel Alfred Moullin by Dorothy Davies
  • John MacCulloch – Another Aspect
  • A Disastrous Picnic by Greswolde Davis
  • Folklore of Guernsey, Children’s Games, Part III by Marie de Garis
  • The German Air Raid, June 28th, 1940 by one who was there
  • The Bailiffs and Jurats of Guernsey Part III by T F Priaulx
  • Letter – Castle Cornet by Diane de Jersey
  • Strange Happenings

Summer 1973

  • John MacCulloch FRS contributed by A H Ewen
  • Folklore of Guernsey. Children’s Games, Part I by Marie de Garis
  • Fee Farms by Victor Collas
  • The Bailiffs and Jurats of Guernsey Part II by T F Priaulx
  • A Tale of Castle Cornet by E W Sharp
  • The Young Lainés in America, 1850. Farming
  • Rev Nicolas Le Mesurier by Hubert Le Mesurier
  • Book Reviews

Spring 1973

  • The Bailiffs and Jurats of Guernsey Part I by T F Priaulx
  • Peter Le Lièvre by Victor Coysh
  • A Sailor’s Recipes – John Le Maitre
  • The Church in the Channel Islands talk by the Bishop of Winchester
  • Denys Corbet – some lines
  • The Queen’s Birthday Review by A C Andros
  • Guppys of Guernsey by Alan Guppy
  • Two Young Lainés in America, 1847
  • A Mild Winter and a Mild Climate

1972

Winter 1972

  • The Mechanics Institution by T F Priaulx
  • A Sale in 1841 by J E Moullin
  • Who Was Finlay? by David McClintock
  • Folklore of Guernsey Part IV Witchcraft by Marie de Garis
  • Thomas Le Page and the Brig Louisa by E Le Page with an introduction by E W Sharp

Summer 1972

  • The Alderney Museum by Victor Coysh
  • Folklore of Guernsey Part IV. Witchcraft by Marie de Garis
  • Guernsey in 1972
  • Smiling Princess by Victor Coysh
  • A Voyage to Ceylon, 1859 (concluded) by Frederick de Putron Robin
  • A Letter from Australia – November 1971

Spring 1972

  • St Julian’s Avenue – A Centenary
  • Fines and Wines by T F Priaulx
  • Folklore of Guernsey Part III. Fairies (concluded) by Marie de Garis
  • The Old Lady of Rouge Huis by T F Priaulx
  • A Voyage to Ceylon, 1859 Part II by Frederick de Putron Robin
  • Guernsey Generosity by J E Moullin
  • The Lihou Youth Project

1971

Winter 1971

  • Folklore of Guernsey, Part III: Fairies (cont) by Marie de Garis
  • St Germain in the Castel Parish by P J Girard
  • A Guernseywoman’s War Service by M G B Collings
  • Le Régate dé Rocquoïne by Dorothy Davies
  • A Voyage to Ceylon, 1859, Part I by Frederick de Putron Robin
  • News from Alderney by Kenneth Wilson
  • Book Review: “The Alderney Story” by Victor Coysh
  • Alderney Bank Note
  • Mauvais comme les Gallopis

Summer 1971

  • Folklore of Guernsey, Part III: Fairies by Marie de Garis
  • The Guernsey Frock by Jean Le Pelley
  • Guernseys for Seamen by M G Bonamy Collings
  • World Safari, 1968-70 by Eric Lukis
  • Planes and Pigeons
  • Mr Ewen’s Talk on Alderney

Spring 1971

  • Guernsey, Past and Present
  • Folklore of Guernsey, Part II by Marie de Garis
  • States of Guernsey Ancient Monuments Committee
  • A Matter of Bushels
  • Further News of the Tuppers by Florence Le Lievre
  • The Country Parishes from 1727 by T F Priaulx
  • Puritans and Marriage
  • Twenty-six Years Ago

1970

Note: Up until 1970, The Review was known as the “Quarterly Review of the Guernsey Society” and was published four times a year. From 1971 onwards, this was reduced to three times a year, and retitled “The Review of the Guernsey Society”.

Winter 1970

  • La Maison du Gron by T F Priaulx
  • The Legend of the Wicked Bailiff
  • Two Careys in Afghanistan contributed by Margaret Carey
  • Letters to Carteret, 1800 (continued) by Martha Saumarez
  • Memorial in Bath Abbey

Autumn 1970

  • The Guernsey Lily and how it came to Guernsey by Rosemary de Sausmarez
  • Folklore of Guernsey, Part I (continued) by Marie de Garis
  • The Dédicace des Eglises by T F Priaulx
  • Letters to Carteret, 1800 (continued) by Martha Saumarez
  • Irish Trouble
  • Jurats in Tudor Times

Summer 1970

  • Folklore of Guernsey by Marie de Garis
  • Letters to Carteret, 1800 (continued) by Martha Saumarez
  • The Guernsey Instrument of Surrender, 1945
  • A Tragic Family by T F Priaulx
  • Héroquiaze

Spring 1970

  • Letters to Carteret, 1800 by Martha Saumarez
  • St Hélène by V J Collas
  • Wednesday – Fast Day
  • In the Grey of Morning by Jean Le Pelley
  • Book Reviews