The Davenport Collection
- a growing resource on magic and entertainment history

Privacy Policy

The Davenport Collection website
Privacy Policy



“The Site” is this website and any subsites of it.

“We” are the owners of the Site. We are based in the United Kingdom.

Your “Personal Data” is personally identifiable information such as your e-mail address, name, mailing address and telephone number.

Our “Terms of Privacy” are the terms and conditions outlined in this privacy notice.

Personal Data

E-mails to the Site and to us (its owners) may be archived. If this happens, it will be for reference purposes only.

We do not generally ask you to provide Personal Data in order to visit and use the Site. If we do ask you for Personal Data, our Terms of Privacy apply. If you do not agree to these Terms of Privacy, do not provide Personal Data to us on the Site.

Other than for routing purposes, the Davenport Collection will not transfer the Personal Data you provide on the Site to any third party, except

  • with your consent
  • as may be required by law or court order
  • to persons or companies with whom The Davenport Collection has contracts relating to this Site
  • to carry out the internal operations of the Site.

We will only collect Personal Data by lawful and fair means. When we no longer need it for legitimate purposes, we will take reasonable steps to destroy or de-identify it within a reasonable time period.

You will have the right at all times, and on reasonable notice, to request inspection, amendment or deletion of your Personal Data.

We reserve the right to change or modify the Terms of Privacy as posted at any time, for example following changes in legislation.

Collection of other user information

For each visitor to the Site, our web servers automatically recognise and store information which is not normally deemed to be Personal Data. This includes the visitor’s IP address and domain name. We use this information to understand visitor traffic patterns through the Site and this helps us, for example, to enhance the Site’s usability.


These are small pieces of software which are generated by us and stored on your computer. We may use them to improve your experience of using the Site. Most browsers will allow you to

  • erase cookies from your hard drive
  • block acceptance of cookies
  • receive a warning before a cookie is stored.

Please refer to your browser instructions to learn more about these functions.


We undertake to take reasonable steps to ensure that the Personal Data we collect from you are accurate, complete and up to date. However, you are under the obligation to provide only Personal Data which are accurate, complete and up to date at the time of the collection. Should you later establish that Personal Data held by us are not accurate, complete and up to date, we will upon your written notice take reasonable steps to correct the Personal Data.


While The Davenport Collection cannot guarantee that unauthorized access will never occur, rest assured that The Davenport Collection takes great care to maintain the security of your Personal Data and to prevent unauthorized access to it through the use of appropriate technology and internal procedures.

Contact Information

Should you have any inquiries concerning Personal Data held by us or our policy thereon, please contact us.