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Miss S.J. Lennox (Hartsbourne/Brackenfield)

It is a privilege to have known her and been able to spend many moments with her, also to have owned some of her stock and been able to breed from it. She shared a lot of her knowledge with me over the years. Sadly Miss Sybil Lennox (Hartsbourne/Brackenfield) who will be fondly remembered and respected by all of us in the breed, died yesterday(14th July) after a short illness aged 88.

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Comment by yvonne on July 15, 2008 at 3:39pm
I am so sorry to hear about the death of Mrs Lennox , please offer my condolences to her family
Comment by Henk ten Klooster on July 15, 2008 at 6:18pm
Sorry to read this. Good memories of her visit here and meeting her old stars before, in '87 in Matlock when Hartsbourne Ashley came over. Able to revive the great Irish setters in more than half a century, herself breeder of keydogs.
Comment by Sharyn Latchford on July 15, 2008 at 10:53pm
Mrs Lennox will be remembered for her beautiful dogs...she will be sadly missed

Sharyn
NZ
Comment by Alenka Pokorn on July 16, 2008 at 2:28am
I am very sorry to hear about that. I've met her a couple of times while at shows in England. She had so much knowledge about the breed.
Comment by Susan Stone on July 16, 2008 at 5:11am
Dear Catherine, thank you for sharing the sad news with us. Sybill Lennox was probably the last 'old-time' breeder around - a very sad loss. Brackenfield/Hartsbournes have had such a big influence on the breed and I am sure you will continue her lines. My sincere condolences to family and friends.
Comment by harriet on July 16, 2008 at 7:15am
Sorry for her lost.. My condoleances to her fam.
Comment by Melinda Auld on July 16, 2008 at 7:55am
A very sad loss.
Comment by Monique VIRY on July 16, 2008 at 10:08am
Condoléances à sa famille et ses amis. J'espère que son travail continuera pour la beauté de nos rouges.
Comment by Cecilia GUIOT on July 16, 2008 at 1:35pm
Sincere condolences to her family
Comment by Myra Thomas-Rhodes on July 17, 2008 at 3:37am
Another "great" has passed. I am privileged and honoured to have had Sybil Lennox show her Irish under me. The end of an era.
May the Shamrocks fall quietly.

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