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British Antiques Roadshow Previous Broadcasts

Highclere Compilation (Episode #203)

KQED Channel 9: Thu, Apr 14, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully returns to Highclere Castle to talk to Lord Carnavon about his famous grandfather, the fifth earl, who discovered the tomb of Tutankhamun.

Highclere Castle (Episode #202)

KQED Channel 9: Wed, Apr 13, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully and his team are at Highclere Castle in Hampshire, where finds include an ebonized cabinet and an Art Deco pendant.

Dromoland Castle (Episode #186)

KQED Channel 9: Wed, Mar 2, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Originating this time from County Clare, Hugh Scully and a team of experts invite people to bring along their antiques for examination and information.

Dorking (Episode #196)

KQED Channel 9: Tue, Apr 5, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully and team visit Dorking, where discoveries include a claret jug in the shape of a duck, a regency table in need of a twin, and a portrait of Captain Scott's mother that hung in his cabin.

Bristol (Episode #187)

KQED Channel 9: Tue, Mar 22, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Among the discoveries are an early sketch of Winnie the Pooh, a valuable painting of the Avon Gorge, and a historic design for a stained glass window.

Oldham (Episode #214)

KQED Channel 9: Fri, Apr 29, 2005 -- 2:29 PM

Finds include potentially valuable bookmarks, Roman toga pins unearthed by a metal detector, and three examples of work by L.S. Lowry - one of them on the back of a cigarette packet.

Lowestoft (Episode #213)

KQED Channel 9: Thu, Apr 28, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully and a team of experts travel to Lowestoft, on Britain's east coast. Items include a Sevres potty, which came from Woburn Abbey; a traveler's calendar watch with seven subsidiary dials for different time zones; and two incredibly rare Lowestoft porcelain bowls.

Athelhampton House (Episode #212)

KQED Channel 9: Wed, Apr 27, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully takes the experts to the gardens of Athelhampton House in Dorset, near to where the author Thomas Hardy was born. Finds include a valuable painting found in an attic, a rare Scottish silver drinking cup, a cloak thrown onto a Moscow stage by a Czarina, and a mantrap for catching poachers.

Perth (Episode #153)

KQED Channel 9: Tue, Apr 26, 2005 -- 7:29 PM

This time from Scotland, Hugh Scully and a team of experts invite people to bring along their antiques for examination and information.

Lyme Park (Episode #211)

KQED Channel 9: Tue, Apr 26, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

A visit to Lyme Park, Cheshire, where exhibits include an early edition of The Canterbury Tales and a pair of Bretby glazed pottery figures.

Colwyn Bay (Episode #210)

KQED Channel 9: Mon, Apr 25, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

The team visits Colwyn Bay in north Wales where they discover a long plaited pearl necklace known as a sautoir, a 90-year old doll's house with its original furnishings, and a collection of ocean-liner brochures.

Plymouth (Episode #209)

KQED Channel 9: Fri, Apr 22, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

The team visits Plymouth and discovers a painting of a young girl by Frederick, Lord Leighton plus rare Frankelthal porcelain figures.

Syon Park Compilation Special (Episode #208)

KQED Channel 9: Thu, Apr 21, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully revisits Syon House in west London with Victoria Leatham and introduces previously unseen clips from the series.

Syon Park, London (Episode #207)

KQED Channel 9: Wed, Apr 20, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully and the team visit Syon Park in London, where they discover a previously unknown collection of intimate letters from Henry Moore to a lady and a child's "correction" chair.

Chatsworth House Special (Episode #152)

KQED Channel 9: Tue, Apr 19, 2005 -- 7:29 PM

Hugh Scully along with Christopher Payne and Gordon Lang look at some of the remarkable treasures of the Duchess of Devonshire.

Apsley House, Home of the Duke of Wellington (Episode #131)

KQED Channel 9: Tue, Apr 19, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

From Wellington - a Dutch painting found on the floor of a junk shop in Hague, and a toy steam engine that has set the owner's kitchen floor on fire more than once.

Carnoustie (Episode #205)

KQED Channel 9: Mon, Apr 18, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

From Carnoustie, Angus, where exhibits include a painting of the Scottish coast, a bronze of Robert the Bruce, and first editions of the Beano and Dandy.

Northallerton (Episode #204)

KQED Channel 9: Fri, Apr 15, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully returns to Northallerton in north Yorkshire, where exhibits include two rosebud boxes produced by the same maker in the 1830's, a carved wooden mouse, and a pastel portrait of a mongrel dog.

Gateshead (Episode #201)

KQED Channel 9: Tue, Apr 12, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully's discoveries include a saucy pair of bookends from the 1930's, a collection of miniature cast iron fireplaces, local pottery and silver, and a Russian vase.

Westonbirt (Gloucestershire) (Episode #200)

KQED Channel 9: Mon, Apr 11, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully and team are in the grounds of Westonbirt school, Gloucestershire, where discoveries include an illustrated letter from Beatrix Potter, a 17th Century gold posy ring found with a metal detector, and a painting by Frederick Herring Junior.

Lancing College (Sussex) (Episode #199)

KQED Channel 9: Fri, Apr 8, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

In the Gothic splendor of the Chapel of Lancing College in Sussex, Hugh Scully and experts find an original Beatles album with authentic signatures. Also: a French automaton in a distressed state from a local attic and the remains of a collection of Toby jugs.

Ickworth House Compilation (Suffolk) (Episode #198)

KQED Channel 9: Thu, Apr 7, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

From Ickworth House again, Hugh Scully discovers a fine portrait collection and looks back at unseen finds from previous editions, including a sedan chair with a family history.

Ickworth House (Suffolk) (Episode #197)

KQED Channel 9: Wed, Apr 6, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully and team visit Ickworth House, Suffolk, where discoveries include an unusual provenance, a collection of paintings kept in attics and barns, and an oriental porcelain vase.

Ormskirk (Episode #195)

KQED Channel 9: Mon, Apr 4, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully visits Ormskirk in Lancashire, where finds include an unusual collection of post-War memorabilia, a painting by L.S. Lowry and a terracotta bust.

Poole, (Bletchley) (Episode #194)

KQED Channel 9: Fri, Apr 1, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully and the team visit Bletchley, Buckinghamshire, where finds include fragments of Roman glass set in a valuable bracelet, a painting bought off a barrow and an early tea-maker.

Chatsworth (Episode #151)

KQED Channel 9: Thu, Mar 31, 2005 -- 7:29 PM

This time from Derbyshire, the program features a fine brooch bought in a job lot, a cobra-shaped claret jut and a 1760 tapestry frame.

Poole, (Dorset) (Episode #193)

KQED Channel 9: Thu, Mar 31, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully and the team visit Poole in Dorset, where finds include a gold medal awarded to a ship's doctor for saving the lives of survivors of the Titanic.

Royal Observatory, Greenwich (Episode #192)

KQED Channel 9: Wed, Mar 30, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

An edition from the Old Observatory at Greenwich, London, in which Hugh Scully talks to Simon Bull about the first marine chronometer. Also included are special discoveries from previous series.

Greenwich Royal Naval College (Episode #191)

KQED Channel 9: Tue, Mar 29, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

The stately surroundings of the Royal Naval College in Greenwich provide the venue where discoveries include a painting of the blazing London skyline during the Blitz, a mystery kitchen implement and a handmade golf ball.

Coalville (Episode #190)

KQED Channel 9: Mon, Mar 28, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Memorabilia of a local mining disaster, a Tiffany vase and two Ming bronzes. Expert Peter Nahum joins Hugh Scully.

Saffron Walden (Episode #150)

KQED Channel 9: Thu, Mar 24, 2005 -- 7:30 PM

Hugh Scully and experts invite people to bring their antiques for examination & information.

Stranraer (Episode #189)

KQED Channel 9: Thu, Mar 24, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

A jeweler's stock found in a loft, a sculpture kept in a cellar and a painting of cows. Expert Hugo Morley-Fletcher joins presenter Hugh Scully to look at archive footage from the series.

Welshpool (Episode #188)

KQED Channel 9: Wed, Mar 23, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Discoveries include a porcelain sauce boat, hippopotamus's skull and a Rembrandt etching. Lars Tharp joins Hugh Scully to look at archive footage from the series.

Assembly Rooms, Derby (Episode #106)

KQED Channel 9: Mon, Mar 21, 2005 -- 2:29 PM

From Derby - rare 18th century vases and a collection of valuable jewelry made by the owner's great aunt.

Westonbirt (Gloucestershire) (Episode #200)

KQED Life: Fri, Mar 4, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Hugh Scully and team are in the grounds of Westonbirt school, Gloucestershire, where discoveries include an illustrated letter from Beatrix Potter, a 17th Century gold posy ring found with a metal detector, and a painting by Frederick Herring Junior.

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  • KQED Channel 9: Fri, Mar 4, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Cannock (Episode #185)

KQED Channel 9: Tue, Mar 1, 2005 -- 2:30 PM

Included in this program are a bronze tiger, a portrait of a flower girl, an ornate match striker and a cricket bat.

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