Volumes in the collection: Paul Brothers' Southampton Guide
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Full text:[...] 71 railway station at St. Denys, with convenient communications to it from Portswood-road; and here a bridge has been constructed on piles, over the Itchen, connecting the South-Western Railway with [...]
Full text:[...] 77 Pear-tree Green to Netley, and returning over the Floating Bridge. Passengers can, if they please, proceed to Netley, from the Terminus Station near the Docks, or from the Station at St. Denys to [...]
Full text:[...] 80 them successfully rise the more lofty dark grey walls of (ho Cloister Court and the Abbey Church, half buried in lowering ash trees. The further buildings on the right, having the air of an old En [...]
Full text:[...] 81 The west end is less perfect, though grand, and the masses of fallen masonry, whose cement is as hard as the stone itself, are very picturesque. The Lady Chapel occupies the aisle on the east side [...]
Full text:[...] 8.4 of an Abbot and twelve monks whose revenue, according to Dr. Speed was £160 2s. 9d. The site of Netley Abbey, with all the buildings was granted by Henry VIII., in the 28th year of his reign to S [...]
Full text:[...] 85 The best view of the building is from the water, hut nearly as good a view is to be had from the end of the pier, and to this point we advise the visitor to go first. The whole length of the build [...]
Full text:[...] 86 Wounds or disease. The first stone was laid by H.R.H The Prince of Wales, in August, 1864. It is an extremely pretty object, and is best seen from the water, as then no building is in the rear. Be [...]
Full text:[...] 87 live in quarters in the hospital, and as there are often SO or 60 of them at once, they give great life and animation to the place. They have gratified the neighbourhood on several occasions with [...]
Full text:[...] Ill free to the public daily from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., except on Tuesdays, when it is reserved for the use of Students, and is also open to the public on payment of 6d. each person. THE LIBRARY and REA [...]
Full text:[...] 118 CAB STANDS.—Railway Terminus, Docks, Quay, Bernard-street, High-street, 2; Above Bar, 3 stands. Feres for one horse, one mile or less, Is.; for a quarter of a mile or less additional distance, 8d [...]
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