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  • * Victoria County History *

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    The city of Durham Rivers, bridges and mills

    mills RIVER , BRIDGES AND MILLS The River Wear , one of the most important physical features that influenced the development of Durham , did not always follow its present course. Formerly after flowing from Shincliffe Bridge north-westward to Maiden

    Durham cathedral Historical survey

    height bounded on the east, south, and west by a bend of the river Wear . To the north and south of the cathedral the level space is considerable, but the building occupies the whole extent of the level ground

    Saxon Houses including Wearmouth and Jarrow

    own country by Bishop Aidan, received from him a hide of land 17 in the district north of the River Wear called Werhale or Wyrale, where for one year she led a monastic life with a very few companions; 18

    Parishes St Giles

    a fine situation at the top of Gilesgate , the ground falling rapidly on the south side to the river Wear . It forms a prominent landmark in all views of the city, its tower rising above the trees which

    The city of Durham Introduction (1 of 3)

    which extend from the Coquet to the Tees. It lies upon and around a central peninsula formed by the River Wear 13 miles above its mouth. 1 This curious horseshoe bend is one of several loops which the river makes

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    high words with a Mr. Thomas Pemberton, at a meet; ing of the Commissioners of the River Wear; in the course (; which Mr. Lambton said, that if Mr. Pemberton was a getatletrnI' which he doubted, he (Mr. L.) would Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    Delivery-Charges from the vessel to the cellar of the consumer 13 7 2 0 24 The charges in the river Wear are susceptible of some reduction, but to no great extent. The Government duty of 6s. per ehaldron is in Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    a cottage, 515' hle,--nnd twenty-three sores of meadow, pasture, aand arable land, with a small th'eriin plasitation, adjoining the river Wear and Clarence tRailw.y. 'The land is Surroscded by the COAL MINES of the Marquis-of Tondonderry, Lord Durham, Bishop Auckland, Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    cottage, sta. hI,, and twenty-three acres of meadow, pasture, and arable laud, with a small thriving plautation, adjoining the river Wear and Clarence Railway. The laud iOs urroned by the COAL MINES of the Marquis of Londonderry, Lord Durham, Bishop Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    man, in alich capacity he proved himself a faithful servant; he was also employed by the Commissioners of the River Wear. Donnisons was a native of Sunderland.-Tyne Mer- cuery. On the 9th ult. at Yearngill, near Westnewton, aged 95 years, Subscribers-only content


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