Rufford Shoot. This was held annually over a full
week, when a typical bag would be: rabbits (563),
hares (686), partridges (743), pheasants (1,536) and
Shown here are members of the shoot prior to them
going over to Highsand's Wood and then on into the
Game was specially bred and reared for this annual
On the occasion of the Fox Hunt, the Hon. R.G. Dickinson's
Foxhounds were brought into use.
Here, members of the `shoot' are shown outside the
stables of Rufford New Hall.