Gazeteer of Cornwall

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P. Searle
Statementcompiled by P. Searle.
ContributionsSearle, P.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v (various pagings) :
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Buy A Geographical Dictionary, or Gazeteer of the County of Cornwall With a treatise on the geology of Cornwall by Brenton Symons. [With maps.] on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders5/5(1). Light foxing mainly to prelims. Original maroon cloth lettered in gilt on the upper cover and spine, skillfully rebacked with the original spine re-laid.

An excellent copy. This important gazetteer includes a large section by Brenton Symons, "Sketch of the Geology of Cornwall, with especial reference to its mineral wealth." Size: 4to. Book. This is a colourful gazeteer of many of the prehistoric monuments in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly and is very attractive with lots of colour photos.

It also has a useful long introduction to the sites and the time periods they represent/5(9). The Surnames of Cornwall The book, The Surnames of Cornwall, a gazetteer of family names in Cornwall, grew out of my Surnames of Cornwall Project. That aimed to inject a bit more rigour into the study of surnames by looking at the historical evidence for.

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More Gazeteer of Cornwall book Cornish towns and villages. Cornwall place name translations» Best Cornish fishing villages» Top 10 towns in Cornwall» Photos of Cornish towns and villages». Page - Lancaster ; and to repeal an Act passed in the Twenty-fifth Year of the Reign of His late Majesty King George the Second, intituled An Act for the more easy and speedy Recovery of Small Debts in the Town and Port of Liverpool and Liberties thereof in the County Palatine of Lancaster ; and to give further Power for the Recovery of Small Debts within the Borough of s: 1.

Cornwall page of the 'Gazetteer of Market and Fairs in England and Wales to ' which provides information on the establishment and operation of markets and fairs from 7th century to Compiled from printed primary source material, most of Author: Samantha Letters, Olwen Myhill. Thank you for this great list.

I'd add "The Long Weekend" by Veronica Henry. A modern romance, set in Cornwall at a boutique hotel by the sea, which tells the stories of the proprietors and various guests over a bank holiday weekend.

Gazetteer section contains information essential for any outdoor enthusiast, such as points of interest, landmarks, state and national parks, campgrounds, boat launches, golf courses, historic sites, hunting zones, canoe trips, scenic drive recommendations and more (Note: available information varies by state).

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The GENUKI Gazetteer covers the whole of England, Wales and Scotland and can be searched by place-name (or part of a place-name) or Ordnance Survey Grid Reference (six-figure, eg NZ). If there are multiple place-names matching the name you enter, you will initially be presented with a drop-down list of the matching place-names with their.

rows  Welcome to The Canadian Atlas Online gazetteer. Search through Canadian cities. History, Directory and Gazetteer of the Counties of Durham and Northumberland, and the Towns and Counties of Newcastle-upon-Tyne and Berwick-upon-Tweed: Together with Richmond, Yarm, and the Detached Places Appertaining to the Bishopric and Palatinate of Durham In 2 Vols, Volume 2.

Cornwall Family History Society. Since its beginning inthe society has aimed to become a ‘centre of excellence’ by encouraging Cornish family history research.

This is being achieved by publishing a quarterly Journal, co-ordinating the transcription and indexing of over 5 million original records, maintaining a research library in Truro. This book is a salutary reminder to us all that houses and gardens form a single entity.

Cornwall Gardens Trust may study the gardens and leave the houses to others (most of which appear in the very welcome revised edition of Pevsner) but without the houses there would be no gardens.

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'Gazeteer of the County of Cornwall' J Heard Antique Georgian c This small book was published in by and for John Heard. Described as The gazetteer of the County of Cornwall: Containing an Alphabetical Enumeration of all the Boroughs and Market Towns, Parishes and Villages in the County.

An interesting rea. Stoate, T. Cornwall Gazetteer; Harry Galloway, Weston-super-Mare: ISBN Microfiche edition available from Bernard D.

Welchman. This is little more than a list of place names. Symons, R. & Symons, Brenton. A geographical dictionary or gazetteer of the county of Cornwall; F. Rodda, Penzance: A Geographical Dictionary, or Gazetteer of the County of Cornwall With a Treatise on the Geology of Cornwall, By Brebton Symond Author SYMONS, R Format/binding Paperback Book condition Used - Very Good Edition First Edit Binding Paperback Publisher F.

Rodda Place of Publication Penzance Date published Keywords Cornwall. Geology Book Edition: First Edit. Buy Lime Kilns and Lime Burners in Cornwall: An Introduction to Lime Burning in Cornwall with a Gazeteer of Kilns 1st Edition by Isham, Ken (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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A compendium of fascinating information about Cornwall past and present, this book contains a plethora of entertaining facts about the county’s famous and occasionally infamous men and women, its towns and countryside, history, natural history, literary, artistic and sporting achievements, agriculture, transport, industry and royal visits.A reference book and a quirky guide, this can be.

Part One of English Church Dedications is a general history of Church dedications in England from Roman times to the present day. Part Two provides a gazetteer of dedications in Cornwall and Devon, with dates and references, showing how far each one can be traced back and what changes and misunderstandings have occurred.

OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages: folded maps ; 29 cm: Other Titles: Treatise on the geology of Cornwall. Responsibility: by R.

Symons, with a treatise on the geology of Cornwall (and map), by Brenton Symons. Todd Gray is to publish further county gazetteers for the remaining counties in the South West and a more illustrated county publication for Cornwall similar to his existing beautiful book Devon’s Ancient Bench Ends which has been so popular.

(pre Georgian period). Publisher The Mint Press Author Todd Gray Paperback spiral bound. Books from the extended shelves: Symons, Brenton. Geographical dictionary, or Gazetteer of the county of Cornwall: A sketch of the geology of Cornwall: including a brief description of the mining districts and the ores produced in them / (London: Office of "The Mining Journal", ), also by Brenton Symons (page images at HathiTrust; US.

Cornovia: Ancient Sites of Cornwall and Scilly, BC AD Hardcover – 14 April This is a colourful gazeteer of many of the prehistoric monuments in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly and is very attractive with lots of colour photos.

It also has a useful long introduction to /5(10).

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Cornwall's Maritime Heritage, by Alan Kittridge With so much coastline and so few places very far from the coast it is hardly surprising that the sea has been, and continues to be, a major influence on Cornwall.

This fully revised book tells the county's maritime history and the gazetteer lists many fascinating places worth visiting. ISBN 0. Launceston, Cornwall Launceston, a municipal borough and head of a county court, a petty sessional, and a union workhouse district in Cornwall. The town stands on the Kensey near its junction with the Tamar, and has a station on the L.

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This is a list of all the towns and villages in the ceremonial county of Cornwall, United ceremonial county includes the unitary authorities of both Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. The list has been compared to gazetteers and the Cornish names are in the standard written form and approved by the MAGA Signage Panel.

Devon page of the 'Gazetteer of Market and Fairs in England and Wales to ' which provides information on the establishment and operation of markets and fairs from 7th century to Compiled from printed primary source material, most of which Author: Samantha Letters, Olwen Myhill.Restormel Castle was first built as a motte and bailey castle by Baldwin Fitz Turstin, Sheriff of Cornwall in around AD.

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