• Guided tour of the Nursery and Arboretum at Thornhayes, near Cullompton. Friday 20th October 2017. See Events section for information.
Devon Gardens Trust is devoted to the preservation and enhancement of gardens in the UK county of Devon

DGT Journal


DGT Journal issue 3Journal - Issue 3
July 2013

Contents

Jekyll Borders for Devon - Carolyn Keep
Garden Women in Devon - Clare Greener
Mr Seale's Woods: The Eighteenth Century Landscape of Mount Boone, Dartmouth - Josephine Brown
A Stroll into the Eighteenth Century Around a Ladies Walk - Helen Whitmore
Interpreting Historic Maps - Brian Carpenter and Irene Andrews
Retrogressive Map Analysis - Adam Wainwright
Pontey's: An Introduction to a Plymouth Nursery - Clare Greener
The Beginning and the End of Lucombe, Pince & Co. - Trevor Wood
The Victorian Glasshouse and the work of Messenger and Co. in Devon - Caroline Garrett
Grounds for Learning - Joy Williams
Educating Schoolchildren at RHS Garden Rosemoor - Sarah Chesters
Book Reviews
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DGT Journal 2Journal - Issue 2
September 2009

Contents

Jekyll in Devon? - Carolyn Keep (download here)
Home From Home? Bothy Living in Nineteenth-Century Gardens - Clare Greener (download here)
The Coombe Royal Citrus Wall and the Outdoor Cultivation of Oranges in Devon - Helen Langley (download here)
Coombe Royal Citrus Wall Report - John Clark and Malcolm West (download here)
'A Valley of Delight': an Introduction to the Garden at Lower Coombe Royal - Susi Batty (download here)
Hannaford House: a Garden Divided - Fiona Senior (download here)
A Devon Garden and the Lady from Kew - Joy Etherington (download here)
Walter Cave, FRlBA and his Two Gardens - Judith Patrick (download here)
Mr. Gilpin's Wiggles: the Nineteenth-Century Parkland at Bicton - Kim Auston (download here
Genteel Promenading, Fountains and Fireworks: Development of Torquay's Parks - Paula Courts (download here)
Great Expectations: Approaches to Exmoor Country Houses - Rob Wilson-North (download here)
The Lost Landscape of Tapeley Park - Rosemary Lauder (download here)
Devon Rural Archive: a New Research Resource - Abigail Gray (download here)
Resources for Garden History Research - Clare Greener & Susi Batty

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DGT Journal 1

Journal - Issue 1
September 2008

Contents

Garden Recording by Devon Gardens Trust - Mary Clarke and Carolyn Keep (download here)
Garden Information from Sale Catalogues - Carolyn Keep (download here)
The NCCPG in Devon - John Carter (download here)
Another Brick in the Wall? Restoration or Decay: The State of Walled Gardens in Devon Today - Kim Auston (download here)
The 'Industrious Poor': Nineteenth Century Devon Allotment Gardeners - Clare Greener (download here)
Rousdon - John Clark (download here)
An Examination of the Gardens at Langdon Court - Susi Batty (download here)
Stone Lane Gardens - Paul Bartlett (download here)
Brunel's Hidden Kingdom - Geoffrey Tudor (download here)
The Great Fulford Landscape - Shirley Tamblyn (download here)
A Memorable Place - Wendy Shaw (download here)
Devon Bath Houses in Context - Peggie Upham (download here)
Plaz Metaxu - Susi Batty (download here)
Reviews, Book Notes and Cuttings (download here)

Copies of the above publications can be obtained from:

Dr Clare Greener, Devon Gardens Trust, 26 Linden Road, Dawlish, Devon, EX7 9QA.
Email - claregreener@talktalk.net

History - £3.50 including p&p (very limited stock)

Journal - £7.00 each including p&p (or three issues for £18.00).