top of page
Launched 12th February 2009 to celebrate the 200th anniversary of his birth
The dawn of an idea with the
aid of peristeronic steps..........
1859-2009- 150 years of Darwin's Origin of Species
Down House by night
English Pouter discussed by Geoff Watts in 'Leading Edge 'BBC Radio 4 Publication day Special from Albermarle Street in 2009
Down House Preview Day
9th February 2009
Charles Darwin Trust video page showing students meeting Fancy pigeons for the first time at Down house
Downe Church complete with cooing, strutting feral pigeons in residence on roof.
February 16th 2009
Origin Publication day, 24th November 2009,
150th anniversary, Murray Publishing House,
Down House 22nd April 2010
Down House 'Origin Weekend '
First Issued 1898 – Wednesday April 20th the very first issue No 1 Vol 1 appeared on sale for the price of One old Penny.
First Editor – A H Osman
Down House August 2008
Web Site and content by John Ross
bottom of page