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  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    the following small extract, as a specimen of his style of description:- "; At the entrance into the Winnats, is Speedwell Mine,_ an artificial excavation, which leads to a magnificent natural cavern, much visited by travellers, and esteemed one of Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    joined by a number of refugees from the West India Islands, and, by 60 persons sent from St. Bartholomew's. The Speedwell, British vessel of war, commanded by Lieutenant George, lately attacked four piratical ves- sels off St. Juan de los Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    The Second Edition, with several beautiful Wood Engravings and a Coloured Frontis- piece. Foolscap Svo., 6s: 6d., in cloth lettered, THE CONCI OLOGIST'S COMPANION. By MARY ROSERTS, Author of" Select Female Biography," &e. " There is a beautiful simplicity Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    world. Let that which is a warning unto others be a warning unto you. Always rc. member that the vaunting Speedwell put into port, when the modest Mayflower stood out to sea. And do you wish to know what is Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    ashore. The Golden Star had 3,750 bales of cotton on board. On the same day in Plymouth Sound the schooner Speedwell, of Loae, went ashore, and all hands were lost. The master, Edward Hosking; the mate, James Toms; and David Subscribers-only content

  • * Victoria County History *

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    Economic and Social History Mills RIVERS

    1 The site, south of Edgbaston Road , is now part of the premises of the Tally-Ho Clubs. SPEEDWELL MILL . Speedwell , or Fitter's Mill, and its pool lay on the west of the Rea above Balsall Heath Road

    Forest of Dean Social life

    brass bands in the area, one made up of members of a temperance organization and the other of employees of Speedwell colliery. 6 A silver band based on Salem chapel in the 1930s 7 practised in an iron hut behind

    Townships Hammerwich HAMMERWICH 1987

    it with the rest of his property in Hammerwich to his son William. 214 By then it was known as Speedwell mill. 215 It was advertised for sale in 1827 with a newly built three-bedroom house adjoining it. 216 It

    Brewood Introduction, manors and agriculture OLD SMITHY COTTAGES. Dean Street . BREWOOD .

    1753), 147 who acquired a large sum at some date before 1740 by backing the racehorse Speedwell . 148 The house was formerly called Speedwell Castle . The building certainly represents an extravagant outlay on a confined site, but the

    Economic and Social History Industry and Trade, 1880-1960

    were only £4,559 in 1892 , and by 1899 only nineteen people were employed. 24 It was taken over by Speedwell Gear Case Company, a firm which still exists ( 1960 ) in Witton . Another cooperative was the Iron

  • * The Proceedings of the Old Bailey Online, 1674-1913 *

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    Ordinary's Account, 31/12/1750

    Employment of the most eminent Mercha nts of that Country, till the Year 1741, when he came Home in the Speedwell , Captain Gray, Commander, from which Ship he was press'd on Board the Advice Man of War ; but


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