Fonds MS 31 - Lord David Lytton Cobbold fonds

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Lord David Lytton Cobbold fonds

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  • 1998 (Creation)
    Cobbold, David Lytton, Lord

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8 photographs

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Lord David Lytton Cobbold and his wife, Chrissie, paid a visit to Lytton in 1998, to fill a life-long desire to see the town that was named after his great, great, grandfather. Lord David still lives in Lord Lytton's castle in Hertfordshire, England, the castle being named Knebworth House. The Cobbolds have a business there, called Lytton Catering Services, operating in the castle. They have also opened the castle to the public.

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The fonds consists of eight photographs taken by Lord Cobbold during his visit to Lytton. Includes pictures of the Lytton Museum and Archives, the Travel Info Centre, the Fire Hall, the Hotel, his wife Chrissie, and the museum curator and Peg Chute. Also one of Lord Cobbold in profile with Lord Lytton.

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BCAUL control number: LMA-3479

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