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  • * Victoria County History *

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    Twentieth century Chester 1914-2000 The economy, 1918-39

    The Dee remained important to the region because of the docks at Connah's Quay and Mostyn and the wharf at Shotton steelworks, all in Flintshire, but Chester did not support any of the many schemes for improving navigation. The council

    Twentieth century Chester 1914-2000 Society and culture, 1918-39

    at 3,600. In the following year 22 per cent of 'responsible' council-house tenants were unemployed, partly through problems at the Shotton steelworks and the slump in the building trade. Short-time working affected many more. Unemployment benefits were deemed sufficient to

    Twentieth century Chester 1914-2000 The economy, 1945-74

    a great deal of labour for industry in the wider region, especially in aircraft manufacturing at Broughton , at the Shotton steelworks, and in the chemical industry, mostly at Ellesmere Port . Between 1951 and 1971 the workforce increased from

    Parishes Sedgefield

    of Foxton with Shotton to the east of it. There is no village here. A group of five farms forms the hamlet of Foxton , while Shotton consists of two. In the 16th century the estate called Shotton consisted of

    Twentieth century Chester 1914-2000 Housing and suburban development, 1945-74

    sufficient houses after the Second World War were exacerbated by the fact that many workers at Ellesmere Port , Shotton , and elsewhere chose to live in the city because of its attractiveness as a residential area. 1 Immediately after

  • * Cause Papers in the Diocesan Courts of the Archbishopric of York, 1300-1858 *

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    CP.H.2776

    CP.H.2776 Reference:CP.H.2776 Repository:Borthwick Institute GB 193 Court:undefined Case:Appeals (Testamentary: disputed administration) Details:6 Pieces; Has deposition; No libel; Has sentence Outcome:defendant wins Date: 1668 - 1668 People & Places Participant: Thomas Ravenscroft [Ravenscroft] Role: appellant Details: male; esquire; brother and

    CP.H.3670

    spelling modernised. Location: Moor Field (Moor Feild, More Feild) : fieldname Cannot identify; spelling modernised. Location: Easington (Durham) Place(s): Shotton(Shotton) : undefined Location: Aston (Aston) : undefined Cannot identify Location: Manor Heys (Mannor Heys) : undefined Cannot identify; spelling

    CP.H.6006

    CP.H.6006 Reference:CP.H.6006 Repository:Borthwick Institute GB 193 Court:Consistory Case:Appeals (benefice case) Details:11 Pieces; No deposition; No libel; Has sentence Outcome:defendant won Date: 21/8/1662 - 21/7/1665 People & Places Participant: George Hall [Hall] Role: appellate Details: male; clerk; bishop Employment: bishop

    CP.G.1427

    male; 70 Location: Easington (Durham) Place(s): Shotton(Shotton) : undefined Easington (Easington) : ecclesiastical parish Durham (Dunelm) : diocese Participant: William Thompson [Thompson] Role: witness Details: male; 66; husbandman Location: Easington (Durham) Place(s): Shotton(Shotton) : undefined Easington (Easington) :

    TRANS.CP.1574/1

    (Hulome) : undefined Hardwick (Hardwicke) : undefined Location: Castle Eden (Durham) Place(s): Castle Eden (Castelden) : undefined Location: Easington (Durham) Place(s): Shotton(Shotton) : undefined Easington (Esington) : ecclesiastical parish Location: Dalton-le-dale (Durham) Place(s): Dalton Le Dale (Dalton) : undefined

  • * The History of Parliament *

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    SHOTTON, John, of Shrewsbury, Salop.

    SHOTTON, John, of Shrewsbury, Salop. Constituency Dates Shrewsbury 1415 Ofifces Held Coroner, Shrewsbury Sept. 1403-4; assessor 1407-8, 1413-14; bailiff 1415-16, 1421-2, 1425-6. Biography Shotton, from which John’s family derived its name, was a hamlet situated within the ancient liberty of

    WIDDRINGTON, Robert (d.1598), of Plessey, Northumb.; later of Monkwearmouth, co. Dur.

    His house and farm there he bequeathed to his wife, Elizabeth, for life. The remaining lands at Plessey, Chibburn, and Shotton, passed to his son John, then aged 20. The third main beneficiary was a daughter, the wife of Robert

    WIDDRINGTON, Sir John (1371-1444), of Widdrington and Shotton, Northumb.

    (1371-1444), of Widdrington and Shotton, Northumb. Constituency Dates Northumberland Jan. 1404 Northumberland Nov. 1414 Ofifces Held Commr. of inquiry, Northumb. May 1399 (murder at Tynedale), Jan. 1412 (persons liable for taxation), Feb. 1423 (lands of Alice del Chamber), Nov. 1424

    FREVILE, George (1536-1619), of Sedgefield and Hardwick, co. Dur.

    formerly the property of one who had been attainted, and in May 1590 he was granted the manor. He bought Shotton from Sir William Bowes and obtained leases from the dean and chapter of Durham which were found to be

    GREY, Sir Thomas II (1549-90), of Chillingham, Northumb.

    Mindrum, Doddington and Hawkswell, and part-ownership of Fenton, Nesbett, Cheswick and Howick. Elsewhere he is recorded as holding lands at Shotton, Elsdon, Trollop, Bamburgh, Antechester and Yevering. A man of such substance could afford to make an unprofitable marriage. Lady

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    Alyn, Rossett, Gwrecsam. Tair mamog hirwlan, wedi dwyn wyn eleni. Gwobr gyntaf 3p; ail ip lOs. laf, Mr Daniel White, Shotton Farm, Queen'sferry, Fifint; 2il, Mr Richard Muspratt, Cornist Farm, Fdint. Eto, un cnaif ; gwobr gyntaf 3p; ail lp Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    holl ranau yr Ynierodraeth. Pr Gwrthododd yr ynadon yn Penarlag roi trwydded lr newydd i werthu diodydd meddwol ger gorsaf Shotton y dydd o'r blaen. Yr oedd y Parch. S tephen E. Gladstone wedi anfon llythyryn gwrth- - wyneba y Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    em hunain fel Cyfundeb i gyfarfod a'r cyfnewidiadau cyflym sydd yn cynteryd le o'n cwmpas. Meddyliwoh yn awr am ardal Shotton neu Riverstown, yn ymyl Queen's- ferry, lie mae gwaith haiarn eang wedi ei sefydlu-ugeiniau o dai newydd wedi ac Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    Cafodd yr ystadegai am y ;os iwyddyn ddiweddaf en troi a'u trin- yr hynod Yddidrugarog gan Xr. Robt. 0. Pryce, Shotton; dd or hyny o'u cydmaru er's y fkryddyn 1852 yin- laen yr oedd cynydd calonogol wedi cymeryd d- lle Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    Mr. Ellis a'r, teulu, Cynlas; (c) Mrs. Edward Jones, Trewythen; (d) Mrs. R. Hughes, Oswestry; (e) 'Mrs. Robert C. Pryce, Shotton; (f) Misses Jones, Oswestry; (g) Miss Jones, Edgebold. Darllenwyd Ilythyr oddiwrth y Parch. IOwen Hughes, Amlwch, parthed cofadail ir Subscribers-only content

  • * House of Commons Parliamentary Papers * *

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    Appendix, 23 July 1830

    o, England, .} Stewart, - 562. - 592. - 592. - 592.593. - 593. - 594. 593. 601. 602. 594. Shotton and Co. Europeans of Bombay,^ held Contracts of Tobacco, Goa VBaber, - 334. Salt, and Rice, - - - Subscribers-only content

    15 April 1831, 15 April 1831

    Tewkesbury and its Vicinity, whose Names are thereunto subscribed: Also, Upon reading the Petition of the Inhabitants of Easington, Hawthorn, Shotton and Castle Eden, in the County of Durham, whose Names are thereunto sub¬ scribed : Also, Upon reading the Subscribers-only content

    8 May 1833, 8 May 1833

    Upon reading the Petition of the Inhabitants of Also, Upon reading the Petition of the Inhabitants of Houghton le Easington, Shotton and Castle Eden, in the County of Houghton le Spring and Newbottle, in the County of sPrin& &c: Durham, Subscribers-only content

    General Index to the Journals of the House of Commons, Volume LXXV, A.D. 1820 - Volume XCII, A.D. 1837

    351. Hetton-le-Hole, 471. Hilda, St., 356. Houghton- le-Spring, 351. Hunstanworth, 703.—Lanchester, 347. 351. Monk Hesledon, 315.—Shields, South, 351. Shildon, 351. Shotton, 377. Staindrop, 315. Sunderland, 326.—Tweedmouth, 589. Walsingham, 315. Wickham Winlaton, 471. Petit/ore of Inhabitants of Harwood, for Provision for Subscribers-only content

    General Index to the Journals of the House of Commons, Volume LXXV, A.D. 1820 - Volume XCII, A.D. 1837

    Cart- mill, 74. Carville Chapel, 47. Caselton, 53. Castleblayney, 456. Castle Donington, 143. 428. Castle Durrow, 445. Castle Eden and Shotton, 436. Castle Rising, 455. Castleacre, 455. Castlebar, 456. Castleford, 52. 444. Castlcton, 454. Castle- town, Isle of Man, 445. Subscribers-only content

 

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