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Undergraduate study, Queen Mary, University of London
Ref No (click to see in context)CLM/3/1
TitleSundial Diary, 1911
Extent1 vol
DescriptionSundial Diary, Written 22 March 1911 - July 1911, with a note added c.1913.

'A History of my Cottage' written retrospectively covering the period 30 June 1906 - April 1911 before continuing to complete the diary daily until July 1911 .

Subjects covered include her requirements of a site, and searching in places such as Limpsfield and Uckfield, and her first sight of the cottage.

Includes the development of the site at Little Bookham from February 1910, details and descriptions of the area and time spent exploring it, the naming of the cottage, and moving into the Sundial, Little Bookham.

Includes some photographs of the cottage with descriptions, and some songs.

Also mentions her writing, work at Westfield, holidays and visits taken during this time, and the help of friends and family in her search, with descriptions of the sites and reflections on the beginning of Westfield College.

Index in the front, and some evidence of editing in pencil. Numbered 39.
Access StatusOpen
CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/34Maynard; Constance Louisa (1849-1935); Mistress, Educational pioneer