Volumes in the collection: Illustrated handbook to Southampton
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Full text:[...] flllate'S- mndbook to Southampton, Nearing Southampton. u W e'll not be long in getting in now, sir,' says our cabin steward, "you had better get your things together. There's the cutter, and we'll p [...]
Full text:[...] MATE S HANDBOOK TO SOUTHAMPTON. ancient prerogative of such big fish or whales " the King has the head and the Queen has the tail," and such stranding was not uncommon. Yew staves for the crossbows w [...]
Full text:[...] MATE S HANDBOOK TO SOUTHAMPTON. The Southampton Waterworks are the oldest in England. On October 3rd, 1420, the Friars made over their water rights to the Corporation. The original vaulted chambers c [...]
Full text:[...] MATE S HANDBOOK TO SOUTHAMPTON. The Philharmonic Hall holds 1,000 people, and is used for meetings, concerts, etc. This is the headquarters of the School of Science and Art. Professor Herkomer, R.A., [...]
Full text:[...] MATE'S HANDBOOK TO SOUTHAMPTON. At the south-west corner of the Common is the Southampton Cemetery, which well deserves a visit. Many a visitor will find his way to the last resting place of Edward S [...]
Full text:[...] mate's handbook to southampton. Romsey. Romsey is a market town and municipal borough, situated in the valley of the Test, famed for trout and salmon. Its name apparently means "the island in the mar [...]
Full text:[...] mates handbook to southampton. Broadlands (the Right Hon. A. E. M. Ashley) originally belonged to the St. Barbe family. It is memorable as the home of that grand statesman, Lord Palmerston. The groun [...]
Full text:[...] HATE'S HANDBOOK TO SOUTHAMPTON. away we see the moated hill of Old Sarum, the original site of the city. Anciently a British camp, it was crowned by the Norman town with its Castle and Cathedral. The [...]
Full text:[...] MATE S HANDBOOK TO SOUTHAMPTON. •of fir trees in the Government enclosures. Badgers are becoming more scarce, but foxes and rabbits are plentiful. During the autumn you may meet droves of pigs turned [...]
Full text:[...] MATE'S HANDBOOK TO SOUTHAMPTON. the monks, is that John, after various oppressions of the Cistercian Order, in the year 1204, convened their abbots to his Parliament at Lincoln. As soon as they came [...]
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