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  • * Victoria County History *

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    Stringston Stringston 1839

    295 ( 1956 edn.). L. V. Grinsell , Arch. of Exmoor ( 1970 ), 66, 88. S.R.O., T/PH/vch 65; Dors. R.O., D 1. MW/M4, f. 51 v. Grinsell, Arch. of Exmoor , 116. W. Gresswell , Land of the Quantocks

    Zoology Fishes, Reptiles, Birds, Mammals Pre-Historical Map

    a few bred near Dunkery Beacon and on Exmoor , but there seems to be no direct evidence that it has ever nested in the county. I have seen small flights on Exmoor in August and September. 191. Grey Plover

    Broomfield Broomfield 1838

    Ibid. 193; ibid. tithe award. Below, econ. hist. Som. C.C., Sites and Mons. Rec.; L. V. Grinsell , Arch. of Exmoor ( 1970 ), 91. S.R.O., tithe award. Rot. Hund . (Rec. Com.), ii. 122, 129, 134. Below, manors. Rot.

    Parishes Chipstable

    c. 135 (Local and Personal). S.R.O., Q/RUp 74. R. Madge , Railways Round Exmoor ( Dulverton , 1971 ), 7-8. S.R.O., DD /WI 2; Madge, Railways Round Exmoor , 9. Ibid. Q/RL; ibid, tithe award; P.R.O., HO 107/ 1921 .

    Williton and Freemanors Hundred (eastern) Introduction

    mining on the Brendons made an impact on the area in the later 19th century. Exmoor and the Brendon Hill area became part of the Exmoor National Park created in 1954 and the Quantock Hills were designated an Area of

  • * The History of Parliament *

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    COLSHILL, Robert (d.c.1580), of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, London.

    common pleas 5 Oct. 1558-1 Feb. 1561; gent. pens. by 1563-d.; sheriff and bailiff of Glastonbury, Som. 1568; ?keeper of Exmoor forest by 1570; j.p.q. Devon, Dorset, Mdx. and Som. by 1579. Biography Unlike his brother Thomas, who held a

    DENYS, Walter (d.c.1410), of Bradford, Devon.

    and elsewhere. Walter inherited the estate before 1382, when he and his mother conveyed property at Smallcombe with appurtenances on Exmoor to Richard Lokeworthy and his wife.[footnote]In January 1386 Denys was pardoned his outlawry in London for failing to make

    COLSHILL, Robert (by 1534-79/80), of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Mdx.

    ct. of common pleas 5 Oct. 1558-1 Feb. 1561; gent. pens. by 1563-d.; sheriff and bailiff, Glastonbury, Som. 1568; ?keeper, Exmoor forest by 1570; j.p.q. Devon, Dorset, Mdx. and Som. 1579. Biography Although he was probably brought up in Essex

    POYNTZ, Sir John (c.1560-1633), of Iron Acton, Glos.

    friended and allied’ in Gloucestershire, Poyntz inherited considerable estates and in 1588 he obtained a grant of the forest of Exmoor, at an annual rent of £46 13s.4d. In 1593 he was elected knight of the shire, as his father

    POLLARD, Sir Hugh, 2nd Bt. (c.1610-66), of Eggesford, Devon.

    Devon c. Aug. 1660-d., commr. for assessment Aug. 1660-d., v.-adm. Oct. 1660-d., commr. for loyal and indigent officers 1662; ranger, Exmoor Forest ?1664-d. Ofifces Held Maj. (royalist) 1642; col. of ft. by 1644-6; gov. Dartmouth 1645-6, Guernsey 1661-2. Ofifces Held

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    -A very valuable discovery has been made in the PrO- perty of Lord Poltimore at Northmolten, on the borders of Exmoor, of a very rich copper mine, the ore of whit abounds with a large portion of gold. It is Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    of Beaufort, Profusely illustraeed, BRO0K LANDS; A Sporting Biography. By HERBnERT BYva HALL., Esq. Author of ' Highland Sports,' ' Exmoor,' Igo. In 3 vols S. 6d. THE PASTORS IN THE WILDERNESS. A History of the Huguenots. "Erery Protestant clergyman-in Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    body of a man named Ball was found last week in a' desolate spot on Exmoor. The deceased lived at Warkleigh, near Southmolton, and had gone upon the 'moor to work. The vweather was intensely cold, and he took refuge Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    satisfac- torily of the season. This has been the case especially in the north of Devon, where vast numbers of Exmoor sheep are bred. On the Iet of April and thenceforward increased facilities will be afforded in procuring money orders Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    early life Dr Croly was long without preferment. His first presentation was to Bondleigb, a parish on the skirts of Exmoor, in Devon, but on going there he was so dissatisfied with the place on account of its wildness and Subscribers-only content

  • * House of Commons Parliamentary Papers * *

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    22 June 1818, 22 June 1818

    a Bill, intituled, « An A& for verting in His cl°fure BlB' « Majefty certain Parts of the Foreft of Exmoor, other- " wife Exmore, in the Counties of Somerfet and Devon; " and for enclofing the faid Foreft ;" Subscribers-only content

    26 June 1815, 26 June 1815

    That the Bill, intituled, •« An Ad for " veiling in His Majefty certain Parts of the Foreft of " Exmoor, otherwife Extnore, in the Counties of Somerfet *' and Devon; and for enclofmg the faid Foreft," be printed. The Subscribers-only content

    28 June 1815, 28 June 1815

    Defendant. Hodie 2a vice leBa efl Billa, intituled, " An Act for Exmoor " vefting in His Majefty certain Parts of the Foreft of Foreft En- " Exmoor, otherwife Exmore, in the Counties of Sometjet cIofure Bl11* " and Devon Subscribers-only content

    29 June 1815, 29 June 1815

    of the Whole Houfe. Ordered, That the Houfe be put into a Cemmittee upon the faid Bill on Monday next. Exmoor ForeR En- clofure Bill, Regent's Confent fignified: Bill reported. Parifh Apprentices Bill. Victuallers Licences Duty, Petition from Alnwick refpefting. Subscribers-only content

    30 June 1815, 30 June 1815

    report the fame to the Houfe, without any Amend- " ment." Exmoor Foreft En- clofure Bill Meffage to H.C. that the Lords have agreed to it. Brecknock Foreft En- elofure Bill. Deptford Charily Bill, Standing OrderNo.94. to be coiifi- dered. Subscribers-only content

  • * British Museum Image Collection Database *

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    On the edge of Exmoor, 1899

    On the edge of Exmoor Landscape, with path leading in foreground along a border of low shrubs, and wooded hillside in background; first state. 1899Lithograph

 

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