NEW FOREST HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY GROUP

New Forest Notes 1995

 

December 1995 - Animal welfare politics; A watery grave; Forest of signs.

 

November 1995 - The Great Ice Cream Dispute; Indestructible dung; New charities for the Forest.

 

October 1995 - Lyndhurst bypass – the last chance?; Victorian Forest diaries; Cycle litigation.

 

September 1995 - Ponies in the drought; Bloodthirsty killer at New Forest Committee; Twitchers.

 

August 1995 - Wartime secrets of the Forest; Verderers; Rabbits.

 

July 1995 - The New Forest Museum; “Forest Reflections”; How to run the New Forest.

 

June 1995 - Pony welfare inspections; Charging for horse riding.

 

May 1995 - Confrontation with the Forestry Commission; Turf Hill landscaping; Ponynapping.

 

April 1995 - Select Committee to visit the Forest; Peace in Bramshaw; Conservation truce; Secrets of the timber producer.

 

March 1995 - March 95 and March 96 seem to be same doc; this file titled March 95.

 

February 1995 - Cycle parks versus wilderness; Oak Cottage land exchange; Verderers’ Clerk.

 

January 1995 - The end of the pannage pig?; Echoes of a military past; How much damage do riders do?

 

New Forest Notes 1994

 

December 1994 - The tale of two reservoirs; Lyndhurst bypass – the next round; Diseased sheep.

 

November 1994 - The secretive Forest; Felling and thinning; Animal accidents.

 

October 1994 - Villages for sale; Tightening Forestry Commission rules; New grazing incentive scheme.

 

September 1994 - Barbara de Seyssel; Verderers versus Forestry Commission.

 

August 1994 - No National Park Committee for the New Forest; Mountain bike war.

 

July 1994 - East Boldre – a story of an illegal village; Living with the enemy?; Voting for the Forest.

 

June 1994 - Damage to Holmsley Inclosure; Holiday Hills reptiliary; Nesting notices and a bovine problem.

 

May 1994 - Road threat to the Forest; Poisoning the Forest; Lyndhurst’s past.

 

April 1994 - The Minister’s fact finding visit; The tourism juggernaut; Birds and beasts.

 

March 1994 - National Park delay; More wartime memories; Horse survey.

 

February 1994 - The draining of Balmer Lawn; Unrecorded place names.

 

January 1994 - Access to the inclosures; Notices on the Forest; County council rubbish tipping.

 

New Forest Notes 1993

 

December 1993 - New Forest explosives; Sports clubs’ demands; Slipped foals and battered Agisters.

 

November 1993 - Cattle subsidy chaos; Envy of Verderers; Helicopters.

 

October 1993 - The herbivores’ revenge; Ponies and picnic parties; Mystery of the lost lodge.

 

September 1993 - Tourists and badgers; Bombs; Chain saw restrictions.

 

August 1993 - A new council guardian for the Forest; A Forest of plans; Turf Hill Inclosure.

 

July 1993 - Heywood Sumner; Change at English Nature; Writing unwritten regulations.

 

June 1993 - Forest societies united; Privatisation; Rights after the railways; The new management plan.

 

May 1993 - A new benefit from common rights; Roger Newland; National Park on TV and radio; Killing rhododendrons.

 

April 1993 - The life-blood of the Forest; Pounds.

 

March 1993 - Burning the Forest; Holly pollarding; Timber extraction damage.

 

February 1993 - Verderers’ view on the National Park; The new Mandate; Lawn maintenance; E.S.A. for the New Forest?

 

January 1993 - Closing the net on riding damage; New Forest visit to the Broads; The Lyndhurst bypass; Dangerous chemical?

 

Forest Notes 1991

 

December 1991 - Firewood from the Forest; Point to point races; Verderers’ rewards; The Forest’s future; Holly; National Trust Christmas trees.

 

November 1991 - Forest rights of way; Bracken spraying; Forest election day.

 

October 1991 - Legacy of the storm; A fifth Agister for the Forest; Open government; Winter feed.

 

September 1991 - New landowners; Heathstone and Burley Rock; Departing Verderer; Contrasting recreational pressures.

 

August 1991 - A small victory for the Forest; Heritage Area report; Internal conflicts.

 

July 1991 - The Stoney Cross controversy; Verderers’ election; The New Forest speed limit.

 

June 1991 - Forest memorials; A31 road; The Cut Walk and the old Roman Bridge.

 

May 1991 - Official encroachments; Lawn mowings; Sheep problems again.

 

April 1991 - A National Park?; Literary Agisters; The New Forest Committee general meeting.

 

March 1991 - Winter feeding; The New Forest Heritage Area.

 

February 1991 - The New Forest Association; More concrete crushing; Charcoal burning.

 

January 1991 - Grids and fences; Mountain bikes; Lascelles’s iron plates.

 

 

 

New Forest Notes 1992

 

December 1992 - Forest road troubles; Squirrel versus beech; Continuing debate on the Forest’s future; Rifle range centenary.

 

November 1992 - Controlling Forest pony numbers; The Official Verderer; Special general meeting of the commoners.

 

October 1992 - National Park – dawn or sunset; A31 upgrading threat; Countryside Commission conference; Grazing in the Forest.

 

September 1992 - Broomy pound; Beehives past and present; Bracken spraying; Unwritten history.

 

August 1992 - Space at the Verderers’ Court; Water not oil; Yew trees; The Minsters Mandate.

 

July 1992 - Water from the Forest; Deer problems; Death by misadventure; Achievements of Forest ponies.

 

June 1992 - The Minister of Agriculture; Parting gifts from the Forest; Improving forest ponies; Rufus Stone problems; Pressures on the Forest.

 

May 1992 - The Forest’s threatened birds; Litter and vandalism; Controlled burning;

 

April 1992 - A question of breeding; How to buy part of the New Forest; April fools?; Mountain bikes again.

 

March 1992 - Illingworth and beyond; Vietnamese Privilege; Set Thorns camp.

 

February 1992 - One step nearer a National Park?; Righting old wrongs; Deputy Surveyors.

 

January 1992 - Horse problems; A new market for ponies; Holmsley gravel pit

 

 

New Forest Notes 1990

 

December 1990 - The vanishing airfield; Terry Jones; The draft Hampshire Structure Plan; Reservoirs; Clearing open Forest paths.

 

November 1990 - Land gold mines; Seedling firs.

 

October 1990 - Animal [accidents]; The pannage season; Local meetings.

 

September 1990 - Boiling troughs; New Verderer; Learning about the New Forest; Another commoners’ survey; The Forest at night.

 

August 1990 - New Forest Show controversy; A31 Cadnam to Ringwood road; Campden House Burley; Drifts and Marking Fees.

 

July 1990 - Court of Swainmote; Camping problems; Pound Bottom dump; Mushrooms.

 

June 1990 - New committees for old problems; Wartime memories; Drought .

 

May 1990 - Depastured sheep cause distress; The National Trust’s New Forest; Houses for commoners?

 

 

 

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