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  • * Victoria County History *

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    Ifield Manors and other estates

    were mad e after 1970 . The manor of PRESTWOOD perhaps represents former demesne woodland of Rusper priory 90 broken up for cultivation during the Middle Ages. Four yardlands at Prestwood and elsewhere were held of Bramber rape by the

    Parishes Great Missenden

    village of Prestwood to the west and north of it. The soil is alluvial, with a chalk base, abounding in the deposit of flint and shells. The subsoil is chalk. There are disused chalk-pits to the east of Prestwood and

    List of maps

    few sheep fattened, the only other livestock, besides working cattle, being lambs taken in for winter keep. 93 Prestwood common on Prestwood manor was mentioned in 1636 . 94 From c . 1661 John Fenner and three others were to

    Parishes Hughenden

    Wycombe to Great Missenden are the hamlets of Four Ashes , Great Kingshill and the village and ecclesiastical parish of Prestwood formed 9 April 1852 out of Hughenden, Great Missenden and a detached portion of Stoke Mandeville . Naphill hamlet

    Smethwick Manor

    whose grandson, also Charles, sold them to Thomas Foley in 1661 . In 1709 Thomas Foley 's son, Philip, of Prestwood in Kingswinford , sold the manors to George Birch of Harborne and Henry Hinckley of the Beakes, Smethwick .

  • * The History of Parliament *

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    PRESTWOOD, Richard (d.1566), of Exeter, Devon.

    beast’. Prestwood, who retorted with similar abuse, was also fined. In 1561 John Peryam-as strong an opponent of the new merchants’ company as Prestwood was a supporter-was fined for more ‘unseemly speeches’ against him. Still, by 1563, when Prestwood was

    PRESTWOOD, Thomas (by 1500-58), of Exeter, Devon.

    John Gale, a kinsman of Prestwood, resulted in a close friendship between him and Russell as well as in Russell’s solicitude for the interests of the city. It was shortly after this crisis that Prestwood entered the House of Commons:

    FOLEY, Philip (1648-by 1716), of Prestwood, Kingswinford, Staffs.

    (1648-by 1716), of Prestwood, Kingswinford, Staffs. Constituency Dates Bewdley Mar. 1679 Bewdley Oct. 1679 Bewdley 1681 Stafford 1689 Droitwich 1690 Stafford 1695 Stafford 1698 Droitwich 25 Feb 1701 Ofifces Held Freeman, Bewdley 1675; commr. for assessment, Staffs. and Worcs. 1679-80,

    LYTTELTON, Gilbert (c.1540-99), of Frankley, Worcs. and Prestwood, Staffs.

    of Frankley, Worcs. and Prestwood, Staffs. Constituency Dates Worcestershire 1571 Worcestershire 1572 Ofifces Held J.p. Worcs. from 1577, sheriff 1584-5. Biography Although in the mid-1580s Bishop Freake described Lyttelton as ‘a gentleman well-conditioned’, the quarrels which constitute all that is

    FOLEY, Philip (1648-1716), of Prestwood, Kingswinford, Staffs.

    (1648-1716), of Prestwood, Kingswinford, Staffs. Constituency Dates Bewdley Mar. 1679 Mar. 1681 Stafford 1689 1690 Droitwich 1690 1695 Stafford 1695 1700 Droitwich 11 Nov. 1701 Ofifces Held Freeman, Bewdley 1675, Stafford 1689, Droitwich by 1694, bailiff 1694–5. Ofifces Held Member,

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    iawn, ac wedi ei osod mewn ftramni oreuredig ar- id dderchog. Yr anerchiad oedd fel y canlyn:- at h. " Prestwood Lucas, Esq., M.D., Brecon. di hb "Dear Sir,-The Committee of Trefecca Col- hi lege, desire hereby to express their Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    Thorubury, labourer, agPd 3528, wo was killed by the diseharge of a s prie57 tiN, laid in a presnrvet called Prestwood, oil tile lireceding niorsnilitu - It ppeared in cvidetice, that the keepeis uere tlinC tile.1io=otn for poaclhers; that five Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    EAST WOeeeESTEeESiRnE-The li- beral electors of the county are taking active measures with the view of nominating Mr Hodgetts Poley,of Prestwood, as Mr Barneby's successor. fir Poley is a moderate Whir in politics. He is a supporter of the established Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    over, he has addressed himself to the subject of church-rates, on which vexed question he discoursed at considerable length, at Prestwood in Buckinghamshire, the other day. Mr Disraeli said that he was opposed to the decision come to last session Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    clergy and laity of the rural deanery of Amersham was held at Prestwood, Bucking- hamshire, last week, to consider the present aspect of the church-rate question, and the course expedient to adopt with regard to it. The rural dean (the Subscribers-only content

  • * House of Commons Parliamentary Papers * *

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    First report, 27 June 1798

    of Cumberland, temp. Jac. 1. Rental of Premisses in the Town of Salop - 1634. Rental of the Rectory of Prestwood, in the County of Leicester ______ 1577. Rental of divers Coppices, Woods, and Wood Lands, jn the Forest of Subscribers-only content

    30 June 1784, 30 June 1784

    Interest, and distinguishing the Amount of the Interest and Non-Interest Bills in each Month. The House being informed that Mr. Prestwood, Ditto, from the Navy Office, attended at the Door; he was called in; and, at the Bar, presented to Subscribers-only content

    5 May 1785, 5 May 1785

    their Coun¬ sel, against the said Bill, upon their Petition, if they think fit. The House being informed that Mr. Prestwood, from Navy and the Navy Office, attended at the Door; he was called in; Victualling and, at the Bar, Subscribers-only content

    10 May 1785, 10 May 1785

    do lie upon the Table, until the said Bill be read a Second Time. The House being informed, that Mr. Prestwood, from Navy and the Navy Office, attended at the Door ; he was.called Victualling in; and, at the Bar, Subscribers-only content

    3 July 1789, 3 July 1789

    the House. The said Account is preserved amongst the other Papers of this Session. The House being informed that Mr. Prestwood, from the Navy Office, attended at the Door; he was called in; and, at the Bar, presented to the Subscribers-only content

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