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David Johnston Collection

Photographs taken by David Johnston, local author and photographer between 1985 and 2000

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West Sussex Record Office has recently acquired this unique collection of photographs depicting the County's rural scenery and farm buildings.

The photographs were taken by local author and photographer David Johnston between 1985 and 2000. Some were used to illustrate the book West Sussex Barns and Farm Buildings (The Dovecote Press Ltd, 2002) which David produced with architectural historian Dr Annabelle Hughes.

54 Items

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: The late John Corello moors his boat ( Spray ) at Dell Quay, Chichester Harbour

The late John Corello moors his boat ( Spray ) at Dell Quay, Chichester Harbour
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: View of the Amberley Castle ruins, West Sussex

View of the Amberley Castle ruins, West Sussex David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10115-2330

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: The placid waters of Dell Quay, Chichester Harbour

The placid waters of Dell Quay, Chichester Harbour David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10115-1623

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Flint barn at Holt Place Farm Birdham, West Sussex

Flint barn at Holt Place Farm Birdham, West Sussex David Johnston Collection West Susssex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10114-0459-P191A

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: View of St Mary the Virgin Church, Upwaltham, near Chichester

View of St Mary the Virgin Church, Upwaltham, near Chichester
David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides/10115/2453

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: A stile at Bignor Hill

A stile at Bignor Hill
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: A rainbow over the old chapel, Cemetery Lane, Westbourne

A rainbow over the old chapel, Cemetery Lane, Westbourne
David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides/10115/2404

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: View from a window in Petworth

View from a window in Petworth
David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides/10115/2391

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: View of buttercups on Barlavington Down (near Sutton)

View of buttercups on Barlavington Down (near Sutton)
David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides 10115/314

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Wickhurst Barn, Poynings, West Sussex

Wickhurst Barn, Poynings, West Sussex
Flint and brick barn near Poynings, West Sussex David Johnston Collection 1985-2000 West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10114-2530

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Wooden barn at Selscombe Farm, Fox Hill near Petworth, West Sussex

Wooden barn at Selscombe Farm, Fox Hill near Petworth, West Sussex
David Johnston Collection 1985-2000 West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10114-2248

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Wooden and flint barn at Watergate House Farm, West Marden, West Sussex

Wooden and flint barn at Watergate House Farm, West Marden, West Sussex
David Johnston Collection 1985-2000 West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10114-2236

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Barns at Clapham Farm, Clapham, West Sussex

Barns at Clapham Farm, Clapham, West Sussex
Brick barns at Clapham Farm David Johnston Collection 1985-2000 West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10114-1894

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Wooden barn at Butterbox Farm, Scaynes Hill, West Sussex

Wooden barn at Butterbox Farm, Scaynes Hill, West Sussex
David Johnston Collection 1985-2000 West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10114-1788

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Flint and brick barn at Riverhill Farm, Byworth, Fittleworth, West Sussex

Flint and brick barn at Riverhill Farm, Byworth, Fittleworth, West Sussex
David Johnston Collection 1985-2000 West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10114-1763

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Wooden and brick barn at Bailing Hill Farm, Warnham, West Sussex

Wooden and brick barn at Bailing Hill Farm, Warnham, West Sussex
David Johnston Collection 1985-2000 West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10114-1710

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Barn interior at Castle Farm, Amberley, West Sussex

Barn interior at Castle Farm, Amberley, West Sussex
David Johnston Collection 1985-2000 West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10114-1541

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Flint and brick barn at Binsted Nursery Farm, Walberton, West Sussex

Flint and brick barn at Binsted Nursery Farm, Walberton, West Sussex
David Johnston Collection 1985-2000 West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10114-0961

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: The Ruins of Bedham School, Bedham, near Petworth

The Ruins of Bedham School, Bedham, near Petworth
The ruins of Bedham School, Bedham, near Petworth David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10115-2375 David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: A cottage garden in East Dean, West Sussex

A cottage garden in East Dean, West Sussex David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10115-2373

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Wild flowers near the water mill at Mill Farm, Lurgashall, West Sussex

Wild flowers near the water mill at Mill Farm, Lurgashall, West Sussex
Wild flowers close to the water mill at Mill Farm, Lurgashall, West Sussex David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Traditional red post box at Bignor, West Sussex

Traditional red post box at Bignor, West Sussex David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10115-2360

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: View of the Amberley Castle ruins, West Sussex

View of the Amberley Castle ruins, West Sussex David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10115-2331

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Cottage with wood stack, Stoughton, near Chichester

Cottage with wood stack, Stoughton, near Chichester David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10115-2325

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: An old ruined cottage close to Westergate, near Chichester

An old ruined cottage close to Westergate, near Chichester David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10115-2322

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Cottages and pond in the village of East Dean, West Sussex

Cottages and pond in the village of East Dean, West Sussex David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10115-2313

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: View from Inholmes Wood, Stoughton, near Chichester

View from Inholmes Wood, Stoughton, near Chichester David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10115-2294

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: View from Inholmes Wood, Stoughton, near Chichester

View from Inholmes Wood, Stoughton, near Chichester David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Trees on Compton Down, near Chichester

Trees on Compton Down, near Chichester
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: View from the church tower, Petworth

View from the church tower, Petworth
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Poppy fields looking towards Treyford Hill, near Midhurst

Poppy fields looking towards Treyford Hill, near Midhurst David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10115-2236

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Bluebells at Woodmans, Racton

Bluebells at Woodmans, Racton
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: View looking north from Chanctonbury Ring, near Steyning

View looking north from Chanctonbury Ring, near Steyning
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: View from the church tower, Petworth

View from the church tower, Petworth
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Wood anemones and bluebells in a wood near Petworth

Wood anemones and bluebells in a wood near Petworth
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: A pond close to Didling, near Midhurst

A pond close to Didling, near Midhurst
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Woods at Salmonsbridge near Lodsworth

Woods at Salmonsbridge near Lodsworth
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: A quiet lane close to Finchdean, Hampshire

A quiet lane close to Finchdean, Hampshire
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Poppies in a field at Walderton, near Chichester

Poppies in a field at Walderton, near Chichester
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Autumn mist in a wood, close to Graffham, West Sussex

Autumn mist in a wood, close to Graffham, West Sussex David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10115-2089

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Reeds, at one time in great demand for thatching, grow in Fishbourne

Reeds, at one time in great demand for thatching, grow in Fishbourne
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: An old Ferguson tractor rusts under a fallen tree at Stansted after the Great Storm of 1987

An old Ferguson tractor rusts under a fallen tree at Stansted after the Great Storm of 1987
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: The River Rother close to Chithurst, near Midhurst

The River Rother close to Chithurst, near Midhurst
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: An old bridge at South Ambersham, near Midhurst

An old bridge at South Ambersham, near Midhurst
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: View from Chanctonbury Ring, near Steyning

View from Chanctonbury Ring, near Steyning
West Sussex County Council West Sussex Record Office 1985-2000 Collections: David Johnston Collection

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Wooden barn at Matchetts, Coolham, West Sussex

Wooden barn at Matchetts, Coolham, West Sussex David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10114-0954

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Flint barn at Besley Farm, Watersfield, West Sussex

Flint barn at Besley Farm, Watersfield, West Sussex David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10114-0873

Background imageDavid Johnston Collection: Barn at Garstons Farm Bolney, West Sussex

Barn at Garstons Farm Bolney, West Sussex David Johnston Collection West Sussex Record Office Ref No: Slides-10114-0829



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