Volumes in the collection: Relics of Old Southampton
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Full text:[...] 138 EAELS OF SOUTHAMPTON. the other for mee with portraitures of white alabaster or such lyke upon the said monuments." The tomb and its heraldry is the subject of an admirable paper by the late Mr. [...]
Full text:[...] EA.KLS OF SOUTHAMPTON. 1S9 Southampton never ceased to cherish his passion for books, which was implanted in him from childhood, and brought him the personal intimacy of Shakespeare. A valuable colle [...]
Full text:[...] DAWN OF HISTORY IN SOUTHAMPTON. 143 these people has been underestimated, and that the mistake arose from a comparison drawn by the Romans with themselves. The established history of this ancient bor [...]
Full text:[...] 144 THE DAWN OF HISTORY IN SOUTHAMPTON. trouble, Plautius succeeded in bringing them to an engagement, and the two sons of Cunobeline, (Jaractacus and Togodumnus, were defeated in succession. It is a [...]
Full text:[...] SOME CtBEAT EVENTS. 151 "Hamtonshire," but made themselves masters of the whole of the South of England. Later, under a long line of exceptionally able kings, of whom Alfred was one, the West Saxons [...]
Full text:[...] 152 SOME GREAT EVENTS. ground, and not necessarily by a person who lived there. Shortly after this burning of the town by the Danes came the settlement of the two great Scandinavian leaders, Olaf of [...]
Full text:[...] SOME GREAT EVENTS. 153 St. Julian, the patron saint of travellers, and founded eleven years after the King's visit to Canterbury, was built largely for the. accommodation of travellers who came to pe [...]
Full text:[...] 156 SOME GBEAT EVENTS. VI. Moving a little further in history, we have to note another Royal visit, viz., that of Philip of Spain, in 1554, when he came to marry Queen Mary. Great things were expecte [...]
Full text:[...] SOME GEEAT EVENTS. 157 to be a very striking coincidence that not only was Southampton the place from which the British Empire had its rise,—for, as I have mentioned, the Hamton settlement became Wes [...]
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