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  1. zoowhosewho posted a new thread.

    Whale Island Zoo , Portsmouth , Hampshire ...Approx (1913 -1940)

    [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] I was intrigued about this Zoo having read Clinton Keeling book "Where The Crane Danced" ... Mr Keeling wrote about...

    Forum: Zoo History

    20 Feb 2020 at 9:12 PM
  2. zoowhosewho posted a new thread.

    United Kingdom Cross's Zoo / Cross's Menagerie , Otterspool Grounds , Liverpool (1915-1930)

    [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] This establishment was begun by the Cross Family when in 1914 a lease was taken on the Otterspool House and Grounds...

    Forum: Zoo History

    15 Feb 2020 at 3:14 PM
  3. zoowhosewho liked Tim May's post in the thread United Kingdom Cross's Menagerie , 18 Earle Street , Liverpool (1882-1898).

    Interesting to note that, in 1888, William Cross had a thylacine at his Liverpool menagerie.....

    15 Feb 2020 at 3:09 PM
  4. zoowhosewho replied to the thread United Kingdom Cross's Menagerie , 18 Earle Street , Liverpool (1882-1898).

    Strangely upon William Cross (Seniors) death his wealth was not left to his elder son , William Simpson , but to his younger son James...

    15 Feb 2020 at 2:58 PM