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  • * Victoria County History *

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    Religious houses Introduction CHESHIRE RELIGIOUS HOUSES

    Godescall. 15 According to Henry Bradshaw , William FitzNeal, constable of Chester , encountered a monk 'dwelling contemplative' on Hilbre Island in the early 12th century and there is an indication in the early 14th century that the cell which

    The city of Chester Chester : the city boundaries and neighbouring township

    a tidal meadow at the head of a broad estuary extending some 20 miles to the open sea at Hilbre Island and Point of Ayr . The combination of factor s made the site both the lowest point at which

    The city of Chester Introduction

    a tidal meadow at the head of a broad estuary extending some 20 miles to the open sea at Hilbre Island and Point of Ayr . The combination of factors made the site both the lowest point at which the

    Houses of Benedictine monks The abbey of Chester

    cathedral priory should be free of any dependency on Chester . 41 One dependent cell had been established on Hilbre Island , a former hermitage which had been leased with West Kirby from Saint-Evroul; in the 1230s John the Scot,

    Churches and religious bodies Medieval parish churches

    Great Boughton , Churton Heath , Huntington , Lea Newbold , and Saighton ; further afield lay Iddinshall and Hilbre Island . The parish in that form perhaps represented the remains of a once much greater Anglo-Saxon unit, together with

  • * British History Online *

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    Warrant Book, March 1712, 1-10, 01 March 1712-31 March 1712

    The Lord Treasurer recommends the enclosed petition [missing ] of Thomas Potter, a watchman of the salt Duties at Hilbre Island, for some better preferment. Ibid . Treasury reference to the Customs Commissioners of the petition of Charles Shelley, Surveyor

    Index, H, 01 January 1712-31 December 1712

    William , 130, 306, 549. Hedges , Sir Charles, Judge of the Prerogative Court of Canterbury, 220. Helbre or Hilbre Island, co. Chester, watchman of salt duties at, 178. Heligoland , Holy Land, island of, fishing boats frequenting coasts of

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    J. Jones, Rai adol 52, Eaton Read; Evan Thomas, 31, Eaton Road, West Sk( lydd Kirby, an L: Jonres, Hilbre Island, Hoylake, a rhodd. 55F ad i wyd rhybudd y cynygir yr all i'w cymeradwyo gan y, sto ;ye C. Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    £AO.-The fgbt between these two pugilists-the former a Liverpool and the latter a Birmingham man, we believe-came off on Hilbre Island, near Liverpool, at Ea early hour yester- day (Tuesday) morning. A steam tug was engaged to convey the men Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    .farly severed from his body. Yesterday morning the mast of a sunken vessel was observed from time lighthouse on Hilbre Island, and the Hoylake lifeboat at once put off to the spote It wvas found tsat a fiat had pone Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    commulnicatian left being the Mersey TunneL During the height of the gale four Enail vessels were driven ashore at Hilbre Island, at the mouth of the Dee, but C the crews were saved. The Lord Mostyn, a coastig t schooner, Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    at anchor off Ilou ke andyo h e signals of distress flying. Thvo boats nave been washed ashore on Hilbre Island, one is markoed. "'Mariner, Waterford, J. Simms, master." A life bony has also been pic]eed up on the Hilbre Subscribers-only content

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