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  • * Victoria County History *

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    The parish of Dalton DALTON

    Road , it curves round to Abbey Road . A bridge fro m Old Barrow across the channel to Walney Island was opened in 1908 . The primitive passage was by fords, passable at low water, from Barrow to Biggar

    Houses of Cistercian monks The abbey of Furness

    deep vale of Bekanesgill. 2 The new grant comprised the whole of the forest and demesne of Furness , Walney Island , the manor of Ulverston , the land of Roger Bristwald, the count's fishery in the Lune by Lancaster

    The parish of Furness

    the greater part of the southern end of Furness is plain country; hence its distinguishing name. Off the coast Walney Island , over 9 miles from north to south, forms a natural breakwater for the harbour, at the head of

  • * British History Online *

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    Index of persons and Places, T

    riding surveyor at Bahama and Sassafras, 161. -, Sarah, deceased, annuity of, 235. -, Stephen, Customs riding officer at Walney Island, 376. -, William, ensign, half-pay for, 156. Thorn , John, tidesman in fee, Falmouth port, 192. Thornburgh , Gilbert,

    Index Of Persons And Places, G, 01 January 1704-31 December 1705

    from the West Indies, 49, 83, 129, 132, 196, 289, 301, 372, 524, 559. -, Thomas, riding officer at Walney Island, 128. Garfeild , James, commander of the Swift , payment to, 256. Garrard , Sir Samuel, sheriff of London,

    Index Of Persons And Places, T, 01 January 1704-31 December 1705

    at Alnmouth, 423. -, Laurence, petition of, 87. -, Robert, captain, petition of, 87. -, Step., riding officer at Walney Island, 128. -, Stephen, importation of goods from Bordeaux, 255, 266, 277. -, Stephens, Attorney General of Virginia, salary increased,

    Warrants etc, December 1699, 01 December 1699-30 December 1699

    per an. Lancaster port . Pile of Fowdray: Richard Rawlinson an addition of 10 l . per an . Walney Island: John Gatskill a riding officer 25 l . per an. Lancaster: William Smith and William Biby two tidesmen each

    Warrants etc, June 1700, 1-15, 01 June 1700-14 June 1700

    Fowdray in Lancaster port loco Charles Anderton who would not accept of it. Stephen Tompson as riding officer at Walney Island in Lancaster port loco said Gatskill. John Towers as riding officer at Cardurnock loco Edward Spedding removed to be

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    Sea. er. inj Simmons being anxious to avoid being taken over the seaj ye threw out the p~n~l on Walney Island, hut it caught a. a stone wall, and jired the car so much that the aeronaut weas thrown out Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    on the shores of the Mediterranean. It is reported that a saltbed of great extent has been discovered on Walney Island, Barrow-in-Furness. The report that King Milan is shorty leaving Belgrade for a holiday on the Riviera is without foundation. Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    character, -oc-' curred at a point as near as can be ascertained about six or eight miles south-west of Walney Island, and about 12 or 13 miles 'from Fleetwood. So far as we have been able to learn, the steamer Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    five fathoms of water. The entrance to the dooks is 60 feet In width, and, being well sheltered by Walney Island, is adopted for the safe admission of vessels of all sizes, Near to, and parallel with, the entrance is Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    early on i Sunday morning off Hilpsford, thereinaiader of the crew, three in number, saving themselves, and landing on Walney Island. I A cart, which wees being drawn up Portedown Hill, near I Portsmoutls, was blown over and feol on Subscribers-only content

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