"The Woolpack" at Hungerford is mentioned in "English Country Life, 1780-1830" by E W Bovill. It refers to a document dated 1756-1761 in the Wiltshire Record Office.
- Monochrome photocopy of "The Woolpack Inn at Hungerford" by Thomas Rowlandson, 1796
The two photographs in the gallery are monochrome photocopies of pen and water-colour paintings of "The Woolpack Inn at Hungerford" by Thomas Rowlandson, 1796. There are small differences between the paintings. The lower one (including a couple of huntsmen and hounds in the foreground rather than the carrier's wagon). The lower painting sold in Christies sale of Bristol Drawings and Watercolours on 11th Nov 1997 for £5,520 (including Buyers Premium).
The site of The Woolpack is not yet known. There is a suggestion that it is the inn in Hungerford Newtown now known as the Tally Ho!
Catalogue entry from the Paul Mellon Collection by John Riely, 1977, which accompanied exhibitions in New Haven (USA) and the Royal Academy in 1978.
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