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Tilgate

Tilgate Mansion The Tilgate estate covered some 2184 acres of which the present-day Tilgate Park is just a relativel...
Great hall at Tilgate mansion The great hall of the Tilgate mansion measuring 40ft by 24ft was designed in an Italian Renaissance ...
Tilgate lodge on Pease Pottage hill There were two entrances to the Tilgate mansion both with almost identical lodges next to the public...
Tilgate lodge on Pease Pottage hill As the lodge to Tilgate was located at the bottom of Pease Pottage hill it is somewhat disconcerting...
Tilgate lodge at Three Bridges Notes attached to this photograph say “King George’s Silver Wedding Day May 6th 1935. Three B...
Tilgate stables The stables at Tilgate were built to a very high standard and no doubt contained horses of a similar...
Tilgate stables Dressed almost identically these are the two youngest brothers of Charles Nix ready for a ride out f...
Tilgate chauffeur The Sunbeam car was purchased in December 1927 much to the delight of my smiling grandfather, Harry ...
Tilgate staff at Christopher Nix's 21st birthday In early 1929 Christopher Nix became 21 years old and to celebrate the event the staff and family of...
Armoured cars at Tilgate An unusual event took place at Tilgate on Saturday 8th June 1935, the Whitsun weekend, when about 25...
Tilgate sawmill The notes to this tinted photograph tell us that it depicts wood sawing in Tilgate Forest. A tract...
Threshing on the Tilgate Estate The same traction engine seen in picture #374 is used here to power a threshing machine. The pictu...

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