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Volumes in the collection: Southampton: Its History and Antiquities
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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:[...] 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:[...] 10 SOUTHAMPTON : known as Porter's-lane, in the rear of the Chamber of Commerce buildings, off the Town Quay, of which more anon. At the Norman invasion Southampton possessed a hero in the person of [...]
Full text:[...] ITS HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES. 11 price; and we may judge of the importance of this trade from the fact that in the time of Henry VI. no less stately a personage than Sir Thomas Coke, the mayor of Lond [...]
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 [...]
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