Volumes in the collection: Southampton: Its History and Antiquities
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Full text:[...] ITS HISTOEY AND ANTIQUITIES. 5 all England." Por picturesqueness as a whole, viewed from any stand point, and from the handsomeness of its shops in detail, the Southamptonians may still, we venture t [...]
Full text:[...] ITS HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES. 7 At the drinking fountain, opposite the " Ordnance " buildings, we enter upon the Avenue. Until a few years ago this was composed of magnificent elms on both sides of th [...]
Full text:[...] ITS HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES. ITS ANCIENT HISTORY. Like its modern growth, to southerners accustomed to see our towns grow up only as the slow work of wages, and not with the magic-like rapidity which [...]
Full text:[...] 12 SOUTHAMPTON : series of years the experience of the townsmen alternated between attacks by the French—their memory still perpetuated to the inhabitants by " French Street " and the despatch of exp [...]
Full text:[...] ITS HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES. 15 undertake the conveyance of the West India mails; and the existing arrangements with respect to the Peninsular and East India mails proving unsatisfactory, more rapid [...]
Full text:[...] ITS I-IISTOltY AND ANTIQUITIES. 38 residence here at the beginning of the present century, intended by it to perpetuate the memory of George III., displacing for that purpose a scarcely more elegant [...]
Full text:[...] 24 SOUTHAMPTON : beam of wood to be slid up and down to resist tlie battering ram; the alure or inner parapet is in places very perfect. Entering the postern gate leading to Blue Anchor-lane, there w [...]
Full text:[...] Its history and antiquities. 25 cover the encl of the eastern ditch. Used in later times as a bridewell for felons and debtors, it is said that the father of Dr. Watts having been imprisoned in this [...]
Full text:[...] ad SOUTHAMPTON : take care to rescue from oblivion before all traces even of modern arrangements are forgotten. Sufficient here to say that in the time of Elizabeth—if not earlier—the chapel was assi [...]
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