The Illustrated London News was a magazine founded by Herbert Ingram and Mark Lemon, the Editor of Punch,
With the first edition of the Illustrated London News appearing on 14 May 1842.
This listing is for eight pages ( 16 sides) from an issue of:
The Illustrated London News
. Dated 1852
This first part of the description features a list of Images i.e. prints from engravings, sketches, drawings etc (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include:
' Marseilles The French President Arriving at the Harbour to Embark on the Sailing Ship " Napoleon " ..' front page engraving showing a crowded harbour side, the President, Louis-Napolιon Bonaparte, nearing the ship in his carriage A Bureau de change building in the foreground
' Willington Quay at Newcastle Upon Tyne Launch of Emigrant Iron Ship The W. S Lindsay at Messrs Coutts and Parkinson's ' print from engraving showing a view of the ship and surrounding area, with various boats, paddle steamers in the foreground
' Jersey The New Victoria College ' print from engraving showing the college with a view down to the town and bay people sitting on the hillside info. Le Mont Millais St Helier Sleekburnc.
' Newton Park Somerset ' print from engraving Fortified Manor house at Newton St Loe
' Somerset - Farleigh Hungerford '
' St Mary's Church at Redcliffe Bristol A Tomb ' small engraving
' Sicily The Volcano Mount Etna Erupting ' print fromengraving showing the scene from the sea
' The New Crater of Mount Etna ' print fromengraving a night scene showing a small group of people including children watching the volcanic eruption
' Toulon - The Ship Carrying Louis-Napolιon Bonaparte, President of France, in The Harbour ' print from engraving showing the ship in full sale plus other ships
' At The Louvre in Paris Taking Casts of the Sphynx ' Mr Owen Jones and Mr Wyatt working on the Sphynx
' The Duke of Wellington 's Hand Writing '
' Stratfield Saye The Conservatory '
' Stratfield Saye The Grave of Copenhagen The Duke of Wellingtons Horse '
Two engravings for a short story "Letter ReiveLeft at the Pastrycook's" Kitty Clover Taken To School Letter I - - - Letter II The New Girl
' The Gardens of the Zoological Socity at Regents Park - Arabian Oryx with Young '
' The Gardens of the Zoological Socity at Regents Park - Red Hog '
' The New Buildings of Guys Hospital London '
Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) - This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include:
Recent Law and Chancery Reforms
Foreign and Colonial News includes:
The East, Constantinople etc
Workings of Transportation in Australia
Emigration fromthe Highlands of Scotland
Obituary of Eminent Persons Recently Deceased:
The Right Hon. And Most Rev. Thomas Stuart Townsend DD Lord Bishop of Meath Died at Malaga
Rev. Sir Samuel Clarke Jervoise of Idsworth Park, Hants
William Finden the Celebrated Engraver
John Bennett Esq of Pyt House Died of An Apoplectic Seizure
John, Earl Somers Died in Grosvenor Place
The British Penitent Female Society approx 90 wds
' Naval and Military Intelligence
SHiprecks and Loss of Life The American Ship Mobile, Captain Furber - - - The Marse of South Shields - - - The Jemima From Taganrog for Cork - - - The Cromwell - - - The Harriet of Bangor off Penmon - - - The Brig Carr off Redwharf Bay Wales - - - Brig Euphemia on the Shipwash Sand - - - Helen of Liverpool enroute from Para S. AMerica to Liverpool
Great Floods with mention of Lewes
Launch of the New Iron Emigrant Ship The W. S. Lindsay at Willington Newcastle with mention of Mr Hutt MP Sir John Fife Mrs Chisholm M. Miel Mister Lindsay Peacock and Buchan Anti Sargassian Paint etc
Illustrated London News Editorial
Church and Universities
Law and Police includes Conviction of Robert Mowatt an Engineman at the Coal Pit at Raw Yards, New Monklands in Lanarkshire
The Metropolitan Commission of Sewers with mention of Mr R. Jebb
Extensive Fires and Loss of Life at the Premises of Mr Samuel Grimsell of Bell Lane, Goulston St, Whitechapel - - Mr Lewin Dary and Butterman in New North Road Islington etc
The Theatres Drury Lane Haymarket Adelphi Princess Olympic Surrey Sleekburnc.
The Duke of Wellingto9n as a Musical Amateur
Monetary Transactions of the Week Stocks etc
The Markets Prices etc inc. Wheat Linseed Bread Sugar Butter etc Tallow Hay and Straw Hops Coals, Eden Main, Belmont, Braddyll, Hetton, Haswell, Lambton, Whitwell, Cassop, Kelloe, Adelaide Tees Meat
The London Gazette - Admiralty and Whitehall Appointments - - - Bankrupts - - - Births Marriages and Deaths
Full page of adverts
Improvements at Guys HospitalSleekburnc. 0910