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An alphabetical listing of all known guidebooks published by collections in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Recent changes to this page:

  • April 2016 - Added Monkey World 2015, Newquay Zoo 2015
  • May 2016 - Added London Zoo 2014 kids guide, London Zoo 2015, London Zoo 2016 and Longleat Safari Park 2016
  • June 2016 - Added Longleat 1966 variations (x3)
  • August 2016 - Added Blue Reef Newquay 2015 and Living Coasts 2014
  • September 2016 - Added Owl and Monkey Haven 2014 and 2016
  • October 2016 - Longleat 1968/1969 guides updated, Marwell Zoo 2016 (08/16 version) added
  • March 2017 - Added Oban Sea Life 2014 and Marwell 2016 (version 3)

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Cover Date Comments Code
LAHINCH SEAWORLD 
County Clare, Ireland  CLOSED
Fish in cave with diver in the background 2003   Y
THE LAKE DISTRICT COAST AQUARIUM
Maryport, Cumbria   1997 -
Entrance & Octopus dr. 2009
Many
LAKELAND WILDLIFE OASIS
Milnthorpe, Cumbria   1992 -
Snow leopard
2011
Many
" 2013 "Special 21st Birthday Edition" Many
THE LAKES AQUARIUM
Newby Bridge, Cumbria   1997 -
Toad, salmon, dipper, etc. dr. 1997# Lakeside Aquatarium "Field Sketch Book" K
" 1997 # Aquarium of the Lakes -"Field Sketch Book"  CE
Waterfall 2001
E
Lakeland scene 2008
Many
Tree frog 2009
Many
Otter 2014   Many
LAMBTON LION PARK
Chester-le-Street, County Durham   1972 - 1980
Lion 1972 # 1st edition; f/c: text at top Many
Lion 1973 # 2nd edition; f/c: text at bottom CIK
White rhinos 1976 ca. "Lambton Pleasure Park" EF
LE FRIQUET BUTTERFLY FARM
Le Friquet, Guernsey   CLOSED
Butterflies on yellow flowers 1980s?
V
LEEDS CASTLE AVIARIES
Maidstone, Kent   1988 -
Leadbeater's cockatoo 1988 ©
Many
Toco toucan and castle 2001 ©
Many
Castle 1990s General guide with section on aviaries AE
Leeds: TROPICAL WORLD
Leeds, West Yorkshire   1988 -
Gates to Roundhay Park plus cartoon 1991 ©
Many
LEIGH PARK
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Highland cattle 1973 ca.
EK
LINTON ZOO
Linton, Cambridgeshire   1969 -
"Going to the Zoo" 1976 #
B
Lion 1978 Green background Many
" 1981 # Brown background Many
Lion with cub 1985 ca. p.6: Himalayan bears Many
" 1980s L p.6: Himalayan bears (modified map) Many
" 1992 ca. p.6: Tapirs Many
LIVERPOOL WORLD MUSEUM
Liverpool
Museum building 1993 Includes aquarium E
LIVERPOOL ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS
Liverpool, Merseyside   1832 - 1863
Unknown 1838 Mentioned in "Where the Lion Trod" by Clin Keeling ~
Unknown 1841 " ~
LIVERPOOL ZOOLOGICAL PARK
Liverpool, Merseyside   1932 - 1938
Leopard dr. 1930s 3rd edition H
Elephant dr. 1930s 4th edition EH
Chimpanzee dr. 1938
C
LIVING COASTS
Torquay, Devon   2003 -
Gentoo penguin 2003
*Many
South American fur seal 2005
Many
Macaroni penguin 2006
Many
Fur seal 2008 Choice of covers Many
Penguin plus other birds 2008 Choice of covers Many
Seahorse, starfish, etc. around porthole
2012
"Voyage of Discovery"  Many
"Living Coasts" on water background 2014   Many
The Living Rainforest - see Wyld Court: THE LIVING RAINFOREST
LLANNERCH ZOO PARK
St. Asaph, Denbighshire   1963 - 1971
Stags dr. on green background 1960s "Llannerch Deer Park" N
Stag dr. on green background 1960s "Llannerch Zoo Park" ~
Stag's head dr. 1966 #
CEFN
Dolphin dr. 1968
F
LOCH LOMOND BEAR PARK
Alexandria, Dumbartonshire   1972 - mid 1980s
Polar bears 1972 # 1st edition Many
Asiatic black bear 1977
EFI
LOCH LOMOND AQUARIUM
Balloch, Dumbartonshire   2006 -
Sea with three fish 2006 c. Map ref #10: "Jellyfish & Octopus" Many
" 2008 c. Map ref #10: "Seahorses & Jellyfish" AEK
" 2009 c. Map has an arrow for "Sharks" Many
London: SEA LIFE LONDON AQUARIUM
London   1997 -
Easter Island statue and fish 1998 ca.
CEFK
Nine photos of marine creatures and diver 2001
N
Shoal of fish 2002 © precisely 40 paginated pages Many (b)
" 2002 © same 40 paginated pages plus promotional pages such as adoption information Many (b)
"
2002 © prices updated and the logo now has "Flood your Senses" text Many (b)
Turtle, blacktip reef shark, clownfish, etc. 2010   CFi
7 different pictures 2012  "Your Guide to Amazing Discoveries" Many
LONDON BUTTERFLY HOUSE
Brentford, Middlesex   CLOSED
Butterfly and leaves 1983
EKRV
Butterflies on flower 1980s
K
Butterfly and building dr. 1980s
*E
London: CHAPMAN'S LONDON OLYMPIA ZOO
London
G. B. Chapman with chimpanzee 1930s
E
THE LONDON DOLPHINARIUM
London   1971 - 1973
Dolphins leaping 1972 ca.
CEFK
" 1972 ca. Prices crossed out E
London: WWT WETLAND CENTRE
Barnes, London   2000 -
Mute swans 2000
Many
Water vole 2010 ca. Walkabout guide Many
LONDON ZOO
London   1828 -
Text only 1829 # At least 7 editions this 1st year ~
" 1832 # Two volumes ~
" 1834 # 12th edition VW
Kiwi dr. 1853 # Written by D. W. Mitchell L
" 1858 #
AL
" 1859 #
L
" 1860 # Apr 4th edition; Written by P. L. Sclater C
" 1860 # Oct 6th edition L
" 1861 # May 7th edition M
" 1862 # Feb 9th edition L
" 1863 # 12th edition L
" 1863 # 13th edition L
" 1864 # 15th edition L
" 1865 # 16th edition L
" 1865 # 17th edition L
" 1865 # 18th edition L
" 1866 # 19th edition E
" 1867 # 20th edition L
" 1868 # 21st edition L
" 1869 # 22nd edition L
" 1870 # 23rd edition L
" 1871 # 24th edition LX
Sumatran rhino dr. 1872 # 25th edition L
Giant anteater dr. 1873 # 26th edition L
Red river hog dr. 1874 # 28th edition L
American rhea dr. 1875 # 29th edition L
Beisa oryx dr. 1876 # 30th edition GL
Javan rhino dr. 1877 # 31st edition L
Pangolin ("The Manis") dr. 1878 # 32nd edition CL
Aardvark ("Cape Ant-Bear") dr. 1879 # 33rd edition L
Mule deer dr. 1880 # 34th edition L
Japanese serow ("Japanese Goat-Antelope") dr. 1881 # 35th edition GL
Darwin's rhea dr. 1882 # 36th edition GL
Pygmy hog dr. 1883 # 37th edition LXa
Bird of paradise dr. 1884 # 38th edition L
Thylacine dr. 1885 # 39th edition L
Blue sheep ("The Burrhel Sheep") dr. 1886 # 40th edition L
Chimpanzee "Sally" dr. 1887 # 41st edition L
African elephant "Jingo" dr. 1888 # 42nd edition L
Cape mountain zebra dr. 1889 # 43rd edition CEFL
Gaur dr. 1890 # 44th edition CGL
Snow leopard dr. 1891 # 45th edition ELNX
Tcheli monkey dr. 1892 # 46th edition L
White-tailed gnu dr. 1893 # 47th edition L
Snow leopard dr. 1894 # 48th edition L
Giraffe dr. 1895 # 49th edition GL
Gorilla dr. 1896 # 50th edition LN
Giraffe dr. 1897 # 51st edition L
Mountain zebra dr. 1898 # 52nd edition L
Kiang dr. 1899 # 53rd edition LN
Grevy's zebra ("The Queen's Zebra") dr. 1900 # 54th edition L
Zebra dr. 1900 # 55th edition EL
Grevy's zebra dr. 1901 # 56th edition L
Rocky Mountain goat dr. 1902 # 57th edition L
Przewalski's horse dr. 1903 # 58th edition L
Text only 1904 # 1st edition L
" 1904 # 2nd edition; Green background LRf
" 1905 # 3rd edition; Buff background EFL
" 1906 # 4th edition; Green background FLN
" 1907# 5th edition; Buff background FLV
" 1908 # 6th edition; Green background Many
" 1909 # 7th edition; Buff background CEFG
" 1910 # 8th edition; Green background CI
" 1911 # 9th edition; Green background AFG
" 1912 # 10th edition; Green background G
" 1913 # 11th edition; Yellow background Many
" 1914 # 12th edition; Pink background CEFO
" 1915 # 13th edition; Buff background Many
" 1916 # 14th edition; Pink background CEF
" 1917 # 15th edition ~
" 1918 # 16th edition Ef
" 1919 # 17th edition; Pink background; Price 8d CF
" 1919 # 17th edition; Pink background; Price 9d FR
" 1920 # 18th edition; Blue background Many
" 1921 # 19th edition; Blue background EFG
" 1922 # 20th edition; Blue background ADFG
" 1923 # 21st edition; Orange background E
" 1923 # 21st edition; Blue background FG
" 1924 # 22nd edition; Orange background CDFN
" 1925 # 23rd edition; Red background Many
" 1926 # 24th edition; Blue background FGRf
" 1926 # 24th edition; Green background CEN
" 1926 # 24th edition; Yellow background E
Reptile house and aquarium dr. 1928 # 25th edition Many
Zoo entrance dr. 1929 # 26th edition Many
Zoo restaurant dr. 1930 # 27th edition Many
" 1931 # 28th edition Many
View of the zoo 1932 # 29th edition Many
Chimpanzee's tea party dr. 1933 # 30th edition Many
Malayan tapir 1934 # 31st edition Many
Chimpanzee and baby 1935 # 32nd edition Many
Young chimpanzee 1936 # 1st edition *Many
Tiger dr.
1937 # 2nd edition Many
Polar bear 1938 # 3rd edition Many
Giant panda 1939 # 4th edition Many
Tiger cub dr. 1951 #
Many
Giraffe and penguin dr. 1953 # Coronation issue Many
Hippo 1954 #
Many
Asian elephant at riding steps 1955 #
Many
Cheetah, polar bear, blackbuck, etc. dr. 1957 #
Many
Plan of zoo dr. 1958 ©
Many
Leopard, chimpanzee, owl, etc. in tree dr. 1961 ©
Many
" 1962 © Price variations on page 94 Many
African elephant, tiger, diana monkey, etc. dr. 1963 ©
Many
" 1964 ©
Many
" 1965 ©
*Many
" 1966 ©
*Many
" 1967/68 ©
Many
Lion 1969/70 ©
Many
" 1970 ©
Many
" 1971 ©
Many
Tiger 1972 © p.13: The Giant Panda Many
" 1972 © p.13: The Big Cats *Many
" 1973 ©
*Many
Giant pandas 1974 ©
EFGR
Giant pandas 1975 ©
*Many
Giant panda 1976 ©
*Many
" 1977 ©
Many
" 1978 ©
Many
" 1979 ©
*Many
" 1980 ©
*Many
" 1982 ©
Many
" 1983 ©
Many
Orang-utan and baby 1983 © Inside b/c: XYZ Club Many
" 1983 © Above removed *Many
" 1983 © Section 4: Redevelopments Many
" 1983 © Misprint of above version - 12 pages repeated C
" 1983 © Orang-utan logo added to f/c *Many
Ocelot 1989 ©
*Many
" 1990 ©
Many
Koala 1991 ©
Many
Giant panda 1991 ©
Many
" 1992 ©
Many
" 1993 ©
*Many
Tokay gecko 1994 © 1st edition *Many
Tiger, diana monkey, white rhino, etc. dr. 1994 © 2nd edition *Many
" 1996 # Revised 2nd edition *Many
Sloth bear 1997 © 3rd edition; 64pp. *Many
" 1997 © 3rd edition; 68pp.; p.33 "New in '97" *Many
" 1997 © 3rd edition; 68pp.; Above removed *Many
Senegal galago 1999 ©
Many
" 2000 © Yoplait advert includes Black Rhinos *Many
" 2000 © Yoplait advert includes Sloth Bears *Many
" 2001 ©
Many
Gorilla 2002 ©
Many
" 2002 © Misprint E
Squirrel monkeys 2005 #
*Many
Gorilla head 2007 #
*Many
Tiger head 2008 # Loose map *Many
Red panda 2009 # Loose map Many
Male Asian lion 2010 #    Many 
Penguin swimming underwater
2011 #
  Many
Meerkat  2012 #  Loose map; i/f/c: First published 2010" Many
Sumatran Tiger face 2013#   Many
Squirrel Monkey 2014#   Many
Sumatran Tiger face and paws 2015 #   Many
Asian Lion 2016#   Many
Tiger cub 2014 #  Children's guide Many
Lemur face 2014 ©      Children's guide Many
Unofficial guidebook (cover missing) 1866 #
N
Insect House guide 1881 #
*
" 1886 ca.
*
Prince of Wales Indian Collection 1906 # Written by F. Finn L
Aquarium guide: Pike 1924 #
Many
"Souvenir of H. M. the Queen's Australian Tour Animals..." 1954 #
EF
Snowdon Aviary: View of aviary 1966 ca. Fold-out ID guide *Many
Web of Life: Children plus small images 1999 ©
Many
LONGLEAT SAFARI PARK
Warminster, Wiltshire   1966 -
Lion's head above Longleat House (blue) 1966 8pp - sticker on page 1 reading "Errata, Line 2, November 1964" EFRn
" 1966 8pp - page 2, name blacked out in 2nd paragraph. "Animal" not blacked out on p6. Sticker on p1 replaced with printed line at bottom of page ~
" 1966 Page 2 - name blacked out in 2nd paragraph. "Animal" blacked out on page 6 n
" 1966 "Africacraft souvenirs" added to pets corner advert i/b/c ERn
Lion's head above Longleat House (full colour) 1967 ca. 12pp.; No caption for photo on p.1 AC
" 1967 ca. 12pp.; Photo captioned on p.1 Many
" 1968 ca. 16pp;  CF
" 1968 ca. 20pp.; ibc: Super Fina advert ACEn
" 1968 ca. 20pp.; Silver text on f/c E
"1969 ca.20pp.; P5 - Crowned Crane and Giraffe imagesn
 1969 ca.20pp; P5 - Pelicans, Giraffe, Elephant, Zebra imagesn
" 1969 ca. 24pp.; p.19: First line ends "to deal". CE?Y
" 1969 ca. 24pp.; p.19: First line ends "with most" CE?V
Lion head 1970 # Price: 3sh/15np Rf
" 1971 # Price: 15p BERF
Lions with Longleat House in background 1972 ©
Many
Lion 1973 # 1st edition Many
African elephants and pelicans plus inset of lion 1974 # 2nd edition Many
Giraffe and zebras 1975 © "A Longman Routeway Guide" CE
Tiger 1977 # 3rd edition EFSV
Gorilla plus inset of lion 1978 # 4th edition CFEKn
Lion 1980 # 5th edition F
Lion plus inset of wolf 1981 # 6th edition Many
Pride of lions 1982 # 7th edition Many
Lion 1984 # 8th edition Many
Lions 1986 # 1st edition; "The First Twenty Years" CEFVY
Lion, gorilla, tiger, elephant, etc. 1987 # 2nd edition Many
" 1988 # 3rd edition Many
White tiger "Mayura" 1989 # 4th edition Many
White tiger 1990 # 5th edition CEFI
White lioness 1991 # 6th edition Many
White and normal-coloured tigers 1992 # 6th edition Many
White and "golden tabby" tigers 1993 # 7th edition Many
Lion (cream-coloured background) 1995
Many
Giraffes plus insets 1997
CEKN
Two lions plus insets 1998
EN
Two lionesses 1998 c.
Eb
Tigers 1999
Many
African elephant 2000
Many
Lioness plus insets 2001
Many
Giraffe and calf 2003
Many
Wolf and cub 2004
Many
Lion (curved orange border at top) 2005
CEK
1960s guidebook cover 2006 #
Many
Lion head 2007 #
BCFK
Tiger (snarling) 2008 #
Many
Tiger (in snow) 2009 #
Many
Lionesses 2010 #    Many
Cheetah
2012 #   "Safari and adventure park" CEin
Humboldt Penguins 2013#   Many
Giraffe and calf 2014#   Many
Amur Tiger 2015#  New logo (from late 2014 onwards) added to cover Many
Male Lion 2016#  50 year anniversary  Many 
Long Street Butterfly Centre - see Great Ellingham: THE TROPICAL BUTTERFLY GARDENS
Looe: THE MONKEY SANCTUARY   Formerly The Woolly Monkey Sanctuary
Looe, Cornwall   1964 -
Woolly monkey 1994 30pp. S
Woolly monkey 1997
EI?
Woolly monkey 2002 36pp. "The Monkey Sanctuary" BCE
" 2004 44pp. "The Monkey Sanctuary Trust" Many
" 2006 ca. 66pp. " B
" 2009 ca. 66pp. " Many
Woolly monkey dr. 2006 ca. Children's guide B
LOTHERTON HALL BIRD GARDEN
Aberford, West Yorkshire   1974 -
Black-masked lovebirds 1985 #
CEIR
LOWTHER WILDLIFE COUNTRY PARK
Lowther, Cumbria   1969 - 2000
Deer fawn 1970 ca.
Many
"
1972 #
20 pp.
Many
Deer in woodland
1973 ca.
  i
Lowther Castle, green-winged macaw, sika deer, etc. 1976 ca.

BCEK
Deer to the left of tree 1977 ca. 12 pp. i
Deer on brow of hill 1979 ca.
FIKi
Otter 1980 ca.
24 pp.
INV
Wild boar    
1981 ca.
20 pp.
FNRe
Family head and activities dr. 1982 ca.
24 pp.
NF
LYME REGIS AQUARIUM
Lyme Regis, Dorset  
Lyme Regis Cob dr. plus fish 2007 ca.
Many
Mablethorpe: THE SEAL SANCTUARY   Formerly The Animal Gardens
Mablethorpe, Lincolnshire   1973 -
Eagle owl 1980
CE
Roe deer 1983
CE
Grey seal 1986
Many
Water plus insets of seals (square boxes)
2004
Many
Water plus insets of seals (round boxes)
2012
Many
MACDUFF MARINE AQUARIUM
Macduff, Aberdeenshire   1997 -
Wolf fish, cuckoo wrasse, etc. 2000
CEKN
MAIDSTONE ZOO & PLEASURE GARDENS
Maidstone, Kent   1912 - 1913
View of house and grounds 1911 post
E
Maidstone: TOVIL COURT ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS
Maidstone, Kent   Spring 1914 - October 1914
? 1914  Mentioned in "Where the Lion Trod" by Clin Keeling  ~
MAIDSTONE ZOO PARK
Maidstone, Kent   1934 - 1959
Lion cubs in basket 1935 2nd edition (versions with different Ford logos) CE
Polar bear 1935 3rd edition (versions with different Ford logos) DEV
Tiger dr. 1935 4th edition Eg
Brown bear dr. 1937 5th edition EY
Tiger dr. 1930s 6th edition H
Elephant dr. 1930s 7th edition H
Tiger dr. 1930s 10th edition E
Lion cubs in basket 1930s 11th edition g
Lion cubs (born August 1937) 1930s L 12th edition E
Tiger dr. 1940s E 14th edition ER
Leopard dr. 1948 15th edition E
Lion dr. 1949 16th edition Ec
Tiger dr. 1950 hand 17th edition F
Lion dr. 1950s E 18th edition E
Leopard dr. 1952 ca. 19th edition C
Gibbon dr. 1950s 21st edition E
" 1950s 22nd edition A
" 1950s 23rd edition EHI
" 1950s 25th edition; Blue background g
Manchester - see BELLE VUE ZOO PARK
MANCHESTER AQUARIUM
Alexandra Road, Manchester   1874 - 1877
Text only 1875 2nd edition; Written by W. Saville-Kent (b)
Unknown 1870s Written by T. Brittain (b)
MANCHESTER: SEA LIFE CENTRE
Trafford Centre, Manchester   2014 -
Rays with 7 insets approaching from left 2014
Many
Clownfish on blue background 2015   Many
MANCHESTER: THE CANNON AQUARIUM
Oxford Road, Manchester
Common boa 1968
EN
MANCHESTER ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS
Manchester   1838 - 1842
Unknown 1930/40s Mentioned in "Where the Lion Trod" by Clin Keeling ~
MANDER'S ROYAL MANAGERIE
"A Popular Guide Book to that Mammoth Establishment" 1864 b/c: Information about snakes G
MANOR HOUSE WILDLIFE PARK
St. Florence, Pembrokeshire   1982 -
Scarlet macaws 1975 ©
E
Hamadryas baboon 1977
Many
Eagle owl 1980s L
Many
Cotton-top tamarin 1994 ca.
Many
Scimitar-horned oryx 1997
Many
View of Rose beds 1986 © Guide to their gardens EKh
Martin Mere: WWT WETLAND CENTRE
Burscough, Lancashire   1975 -
Red-breasted geese dr. plus insets 1975 #
Many
Red-breasted geese dr. plus Queen and Prince Philip 1977 Silver Jubilee edition AEN
Red-breasted geese dr. 1979
AK
" 1981
IR
Swans in flight 1983
F
" 1985
A
Pink-footed geese dr.
1986
FS
Whooper swan 1992
AN
"
1994 #
  i
" 1996 #
C
" 1999 #
CEFK
Bird footprints in sand 2003 Walkabout guide. Map: New hide late 2003 Many
" 2004 Walkabout guide. Map: New hide late 2004 Many
Demoiselle crane 2007 Walkabout guide Many
Mandarin duck 2008 " Many
Red-breasted goose 2009 # " Many
 " 2010 #
Walkabout guide. Map: New canoe safari early 2011
Many
" 2011/2012 Canoe Safari added to map C
Wigeon
2012
Walkabout guide
Many
Wigeon swimming 2014   C
" 2015 Map updated, new style logo on cover Many
MARWELL ZOOLOGICAL PARK
Colden Common, Hampshire   1972 -
Tiger head dr. 1972 ©
Many
Marwell Hall with zebras and oryx in foreground 1972 © Published in 1973 Many
Giraffe, oryx, tiger 1973 ca. "Young Person's Guide" EFf
Tiger on log 1974 ca. Gatefold f/c Many
" 1974 ca. Normal f/c Many
Giraffe, waterbuck, red panda, etc. 1977 ca.
Many
Tiger by tree 1979 ca. c/p include marmosets and tamarins Many
" 1981 ca. c/p include caracal and black rhino * Many
Tiger with cubs 1982 ca. c/p Maned wolves expected Many
" 1982 ca. c/p Maned wolves arrived Many
Snow leopard 1983 ca. c/p include brush-tailed phalanger Many
" 1984 ca. c/p include siamang *Many
Animal heads in a circle dr. 1985 ca.
Many
Cheetah with cub 1987 ca.
*Many
Golden lion tamarin 1989 ca.
Many
Tiger in pool 1991 b/c: Natwest advert *Many
" 1994 b/c: Konika advert Many
White rhino 1995
*Many
Ring-tailed lemur and young 1998
Many
Somali wild ass and foal 2000
Many
Young jaguar 2002 # Spiral bound *Many
Red panda 2004 # Spiral bound *Many
Eyes of various animals 2006 # Map on white background Many
" 2007 # Map on pale green background Many
Humboldt penguin 2010 #
Many
Cheetah 2011 #   Many 
Amur leopard head
2012 #
  Many
Meerkats
2013 #
 "Explore" Many
Snow leopard cub
2014 ©   B F
Snow leopard cub  2014© rev.(8/14)  Halloween Festival page 2 F
Amur Tiger 2015 (2014© (12/14)   Many
Grevy's Zebra 2016 (01/2016) "What's on"- page 3 Many
"2016 (08/2016)Halloween event advert - page 3Many
"2016Christmas eveny advert - page 3Many
Maryport Aquarium - see THE LAKE DISTRICT COAST AQUARIUM
MATLOCK BATH AQUARIUM
Matlock Bath, Derbyshire
Diver feeding fish 1976 ca.
FR
MERLEY BIRD GARDENS
Merley, Dorset   1968 - 1997
Blue & yellow macaw plus insets 1980s
NR
Penguin dr. 1986 ©
F
" 1986 © Updated ca.1989 - Knoll Gardens advert added to b/c ACf
MIDDLESEX BUTTERFLY CENTRE   =London Butterfly House?
Assorted butterflies ?
BK
THE MIDLAND BIRD GARDEN
Bridgnorth, Shropshire   1979 - ca.1984
Blue & yellow macaw 1980 #
ACEI
MIKE LIDDEL-TAYLOR'S PARROT PARK
Mereworth, Kent   1983 - late 1980s
Text only 1986 #
K
MINIATURE PONY CENTRE
North Bovey, Devon
Shetland ponies 1990 post
E
MOLE HALL WILDLIFE PARK
Widdington, Essex   1963 -
Otter 1975 ca. 4pp. leaflet/stocklist F
Otters dr. 1976 ca. " ABF
Otter head 1978 ca. " F
Assorted butterflies 1987 Butterflies only B
Flamingos in moat plus insets 1990s Telephone number: 40400 CEN?R
" 1990s Telephone number: 0799 540400 Many
" 1990s Telephone number: 0799 540400 (updated map) Many
" 1990s Telephone number: 01799 540400 Many
Red Deer Stag 2006
*Many
MONK FRYSTON HALL
Monk Fryston, West Yorkshire
Unknown 1900s ?
~
MONKEY HAVEN
Newport, Isle of Wight 2010-
Cotton Top Tamarin plus insets2014"Owl and Monkey Haven"Many
Grivet Monkey2016"Monkey Haven"Many
The Monkey Sanctuary - see Looe: THE MONKEY SANCTUARY
MONKEY WORLD APE RESCUE CENTRE
Wool, Dorset   1987 -
Young orang-utan  2009    Many 
" 2015  P54: Halloween offer removed K
MARINELAND OCEANARIUM & AQUARIUM
Morecambe, Lancashire   1964 - ca.1990
Dolphin dr. 1964 ca. b/c: Welsh Mountain Zoo Many
View of pool 1970s Red background AFKV
View of pool 1970s Yellow background CEN+
Sealion, dolphin and batfish 1986
N
Muncaster: THE WORLD OWL CENTRE
Ravenglass, Cumbria   1970 - 2015
Eagle Owl 2008 ©
Many
The National Birds of Prey Centre - see Newent: THE INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR BIRDS OF PREY
The National Marine Aquarium - see Plymouth: THE NATIONAL MARINE AQUARIUM
The National Parrot Sanctuary - see THE PARROT ZOO
The National Seal Sanctuary - see Gweek: THE NATIONAL SEAL SANCTUARY
Natural World - see POOLE AQUARIUM & SERPENTARIUM
NEW FOREST BUTTERFLY FARM
Marchwood, Hampshire   CLOSED
Butterfly and honeysuckle dr. 1980s E Small format. b/c: Location map FR
" 1986 ca. Large format. b/c: Photo winner AR
Butterfly dr. 1990 ca. A4 F
NEW FOREST OTTER, OWL & WILDLIFE PARK   Formerly New Forest Nature Quest (1995 - 1998)
Marchwood, Hampshire   1995 -
Red fox cub 1995 Nature Quest Many
Eagle owl, pine marten and young otters 2004 ©
Many
Newent: THE INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR BIRDS OF PREY   Formerly The Falconry Centre and The National Bird of Prey Centre
Newent, Gloucestershire   1967 -
Goshawk dr. 1967 post b/c: Falconry equipment ER
" 1978 ca. b/c: Kazakh falconer CEFV
Eagle owl in frame 1991 ©
EKV
Eagle owl chick 1993 ©
C
Snowy owl 1990s 32pp. CEV
" 1996 36pp. EN
Kestrel, snowy owl, great grey owl, little owl 1998
*Many
Eagle owl close up 2001
Many
Verreaux's eagle 2005
CV
Spectacled owl chick 2007 #
Many
Red kite 2009
Many
Goshawk
2011 ca.
  Many
Newquay: BLUE REEF   Formerly Sea Life
Newquay, Cornwall   1994 -
Family in shark tunnel 1995 Sea Life E
Octopus, crab, shark 1997 © Sea Life K
Dogfish, crab, children viewing tank 1998 © Sea Life CE
Coral reef 2001 ca.
Many
Coral reef (curved border) 2002 ca.
Many
Ray plus insets 2015   Many
NEWQUAY ZOO
Newquay, Cornwall   1969 -
Scarlet macaw 1970s Inside b/c: Wallaby Many
" 1980s Inside b/c: Map Many
Black lemur 1997
*Many
Raccoon 2002
Many
Fossa 2003
*Many
Siberian lynx 2004 #
Many
Black-necked aracari 2005 #
Many
Owston's palm civet 2006 #
Many
Ring-tailed lemur 2007 #
*Many
Emperor tamarin 2008 #
Many
Black wildebeest 2009 #
Many
Crowned lemur 2010 #    CF
Red panda     2012   C
Diana monkey 2013   C
Red Panda 2015 Same cover as 2012 but variations in the text Many
Children's guide: Blue & yellow macaw 1987 ©
E
" 1989 ©
BFc
The Norfolk Shire Horse Centre - see HILLSIDE SHIRE HORSE SANCTUARY
NORFOLK WILDLIFE PARK
Great Witchingham, Norfolk   1961 - 2007
Roe deer 1960s L
Many
Eagle owl 1960s L
Many
Snowy owl 1971 ca.
Many
Common seal 1972 ©
Many
" 1972 © Misprint - columns reversed on p.13 CRV
" 1973 # 5th edition CEFH
Roe deer fawns 1977 © 6th edition Many
" 1979 # 7th edition Many
Red fox 1985 ca.
Many
" 1985 ca. New exhibits for 1987/88 Many
Lynx with cub 1988 "Wildlife Park Trust" Many
" 1990 "Wildlife Park and Nature Centre" CFIN
" 1992 ca. "Wildlife Centre and Country Park" Many
Badgers 1990s M "Handbook" ~
Badgers, European otter, snowy owl, grey squirrel 1990s M "Handbook" C
NORTON BIRD GARDENS
Norton, Suffolk   1965 - 1974
Owl dr. 1970s/80s
Many
Oban: THE SCOTTISH SEA LIFE SANCTUARY
Oban, Argyll & Bute   1978 -
Octopus 1979 ca.
Many
Various fish dr. ?
EG
Children silhouetted in front of aquarium 1986
BK(AR)?
" 1986 Norsk Hydro logo on b/c CK(ACR)?
Common and grey seals 2001
CEF
Keeper feeding grey seal 2002
CEYK
Seal plus insets of seal with pup, keeping feeding seal pup and young otter 2011   K
Rays plus 7 insets approaching from left 2013   YK
Clownfish2014  
Olney: FLAMINGO GARDENS & ZOOLOGICAL PARK
Weston Underwood, Buckinghamshire   1968 - ?
Flamingos and barnacle geese 1960s L
N
Flamingos plus inset of yak 1973 ca.
F
Flamingo, penguin, crane, etc. 1970s?
E
" 1970s?
E
Flamingos 1975
Many
THE OTTER TRUST
Bungay, Suffolk and North Petherwin, Cornwall   1975 -
Otter (in water) 1980 © "The Otter Trust Handbook" (printed by Waveney) CEF
" 1980 © "The Otter Trust Handbook" (no printer) EV
" 1980s "...Earsham Norfolk" (printed by M. F. Barnwell) AEK
" 1980s "...Earsham Norfolk" (printed by Beric Tempest) E
" 1980s "Tamar Otter Park & Wild Wood" ACNR
" 1980s "...Cornish Branch, Tamar Otter Sanctuary, North Petherwin" (white text); Printed by M. F. Barnwell, Aylsham N
Otter with young dr. 1986 ca.
Many
Otter (out of water) 1980s "...Cornish Branch Tamar Otter Park..." (yellow) ACEN
" 1980s "...Earsham Norfolk" (yellow) CEKN
" 1980s "...Earsham Norfolk & North Petherwin Cornwall" (blue) Many
OXFORD ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS
Oxford, Oxfordshire   1931 - 1937
Lion 1931 2nd edition E
Tiger 1930s 7th edition (F)HO

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