Petition to Major General E H Willis, Lieutenant Governor; William Vernon, Bailiff and the States of Jersey from the Jersey Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals requesting the prohibition of sale and export of native reptiles and amphibians. Presented by F B de Gruchy, Constable of St Brelade, lodged au Greffe.

Reference: D/AP/U/138

Date: July 21st 1930 - July 21st 1930

File relating to reptiles

Reference: D/W/F2/ESU/04/21

Date: October 3rd 1983 - April 6th 2000

Image which relates to the opening of Jersey Zoo at Easter time 1959 and features children looking at an Indian python in the Reptile House at Jersey Zoo, Les Augres Manor. The Reptile House was the work of Lee Thomas, who had spent his whole leave from National Service in Belgium, organising the comfort of the snakes and other reptiles. Negative number 13 of Zoo Subject Box number 1 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative was scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/ZOO/1/13

Date: March 26th 1959 - April 4th 1959

Image which relates to the opening of Jersey Zoo, Les Augres Manor, at Easter time 1959. The image features a zookeeper, possibly Lee Thomas, holding a snake in the Reptile House as visitors look on. Negative number 16 of Zoo Subject Box number 1 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative was scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/ZOO/1/16

Date: March 26th 1959 - April 4th 1959

Image of zookeepers handling a snake using a series of sticks. The image was probably taken in the Reptile House at Jersey Zoo, Les Augres Manor. The image relates to the arrival in the Island of three diamond back rattlesnakes from Oklahoma, via RAF Acklington, near Morpeth. Negative number 46 of Zoo Subject Box number 3 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative has been scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/ZOO/3/46

Date: October 12th 1960 - October 22nd 1960

Image of zookeepers removing a rattle snake from a wooden travelling box using an arrangement of sticks. The image was probably taken in the Reptile House at Jersey Zoo, Les Augres Manor. The image relates to the arrival of three diamond back rattlesnakes from Oklahoma, via RAF Acklington near Morpeth. Negative number 48 of Zoo Subject Box number 3 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative has been scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/ZOO/3/48

Date: October 12th 1960 - October 22nd 1960

Image of snakes and plants in an enclosure. The image was probably taken in the Reptile House at Jersey Zoo, Les Augres Manor. The image relates to the arrival of three diamond back rattlesnakes from Oklahoma, via RAF Acklington near Morpeth. Negative number 49 of Zoo Subject Box number 3 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative has been scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/ZOO/3/49

Date: October 12th 1960 - October 22nd 1960

Image of zookeepers offering up a wooden travelling box to an enclosure. The image also includes Royal Air Force Officers. The image relates to the arrival of three diamond back rattlesnakes from Oklahoma, via RAF Acklington near Morpeth, and was probably taken in the Reptile House at Jersey Zoo, Les Augres Manor. Negative number 50 of Zoo Subject Box number 3 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative has been scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/ZOO/3/50

Date: October 12th 1960 - October 22nd 1960

Image of a zookeeper handling a snake using a stick. The image relates to the arrival at Jersey Zoo, Les Augres Manor, of three diamond back rattlesnakes from Oklahoma, via RAF Acklington near Morpeth, and was probably taken in the Reptile House at Jersey Zoo, Les Augres Manor. Negative number 51 of Zoo Subject Box number 3 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative has been scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/ZOO/3/51

Date: October 12th 1960 - October 22nd 1960

Image of a lady holding two snakes, probably taken in the Reptile House at Jersey Zoo, Les Augres Manor. Negative number 58 of Zoo Subject Box number 4 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative has been scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/ZOO/4/58

Date: June 9th 1961 - June 9th 1961

Image of a lady holding a snake. The image was probably taken in the Reptile House at Jersey Zoo, Les Augres Manor. Negative number 59 of Zoo Subject Box number 4 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative has been scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/ZOO/4/59

Date: June 6th 1961 - June 6th 1961

Image of a lady holding a snake. The image was probably taken in the Reptile House at Jersey Zoo, Les Augres Manor. Negative number 60 of Zoo Subject Box number 4 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative has been scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/ZOO/4/60

Date: June 6th 1961 - June 6th 1961

Image of Lee Thomas, Curator of Reptiles and also responsible for the Aquarium, working on wiring and tubing, behind the aquaria at Jersey Zoo, Les Augres Manor. Negative number 68 of Zoo Subject Box number 4 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative has been scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.

Reference: L/A/75/A1/ZOO/4/68

Date: August 5th 1961 - August 6th 1961

Images of a family of Livingstone's fruit bats, a Telfair's skink, and a young Galapagos tortoise at Durrell Wildlife Park.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/1/1005

Date: May 13th 1976 - May 13th 1976

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1976/1005

Images of the new reptile house at Durrell Wildlife Park.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/1/1633

Date: July 30th 1976 - July 30th 1976

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1976/1633

Images of groundskeepers at the Jersey Zoo [now Durrell Wildlife Park] mowing lawns and tending to flowers as part of preparations ahead of the royal visit of Princess Anne to open the Gaherty Reptile Breeding Centre at the zoo on the 27 October 1976.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/1/2315

Date: October 26th 1976 - October 26th 1976

Photographer: Peter Mourant

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1976/2315

Images of Princess Anne on a royal visit to officially open the Gaherty Reptile Breeding Centre at Jersey Zoo, Trinity in her capacity as Patron of the Wildlife Preservation Trust. Images include Princess Anne being taken on a tour of the zoo by Gerald Durrell, addressing members of the public gathered for the opening, unveiling a plaque commemorating the occasion and being shown a tortoise in the newly opened reptile house. The Lieutenant Governor Sir Desmond Fitzpatrick and his wife Lady Fitzpatrick are also pictured entering the reptile house [Image Q].

Reference: L/A/75/A3/1/2327B

Date: October 27th 1976 - October 27th 1976

Photographer: Ron Mayne

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1976/2327B

Images of Princess Anne on a royal visit to officially open the Gaherty Reptile Breeding Centre at Jersey Zoo, Trinity in her capacity as Patron of the Wildlife Preservation Trust. Images include Princess Anne and Gerald Durrell addressing members of the public gathered for the opening and unveiling a plaque commemorating the occasion, and Princess Anne being shown a tortoise in the newly opened reptile house and meeting members of the public gathered for the event.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/1/2327C

Date: October 27th 1976 - October 27th 1976

Photographer: Reg Cridland

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1976/2327C

Images of lizards in the Gaherty Reptile Breeding Centre at Jersey Zoo, Trinity.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/1/2629

Date: December 2nd 1976 - December 2nd 1976

Photographer: Reg Cridland

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1976/2629

Images of a man presenting a cheque to a lady at the Gaherty Reptile Breeding Centre at Jersey Zoo, Trinity. Includes images of the exterior of the building and the plaque commemorating the centre's opening by Her Royal Highness Princess Anne.

Reference: L/A/75/A3/1/2684

Date: December 10th 1976 - December 10th 1976

Photographer: Reg Cridland

JEP Photographic Job Number: 1976/2684

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