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  • * British History Online * *

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    Spain, October 1557, 01 October 1557-31 October 1557

    Spain October 1557 October 1557 345 . News from Scotland, via France October No certain news had come from Scotland for a long time, and two or three packets from the Queen Regent had been lost on the way.

    Index, O, 01 September 1586-31 March 1589

    Index O Oatlands : letter from Bishop of Peterborough dated at (3rd Sept. 1587), 482. Ochiltree , Lord: "lieutenant" of the West Marches, 50. Ocius (son of Darius): 383. Octavius : 133. Octavian , Emperor of Rome: 383; 387. Subscribers-only content

    Index, O, 01 January 1718-31 December 1718

    Index O O Oakeley (Oakly) , Hugh, transported to America, 592. -, Jer., Deputy Auditor of Imprests, 366, 438. Oates , Rebecca, pension for, 547. Oatmeal , for the Army in Gibraltar, 233. Oats , 227; payable from the

    Index, N, O, 26 July 1554-30 November 1558

    Spain N, O N Namur , 13, 18, 40, 206, 302, 324, 331, 451. Naples , the Cardinal of (later Paul IV), 180 and note , 182, 206. -, Kingdom of (gift of the, to Philip), 2, 3, 6,

    Venice, April 1650, 01 April 1650-30 April 1650

    Venice April 1650 April 1650 April 6. Collegio, Secreta. Esposizioni, Principi. Venetian Archives. 396. Matthias Poniatowski, Internuncio of Poland, came into the Collegio and gave the doge a letter, in Latin, which was read. This related how in 1635

  • * British Museum Image Collection Database *

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    Column in Rosslyn Chapel; Views in Orkney, 1839

    Column in Rosslyn Chapel; Views in Orkney [church] Interior of the gothic chapel, with steps on the left leading to a landing flanked by two columns on the right, light shining through a window at the end of the

    Tomb of Sir William, St Clair; Views in Orkney, 1839

    Tomb of Sir William, St Clair; Views in Orkney [tomb/mausoleum, sculpture] Tomb effigy, full-length in armour, hands in prayer, under three gothic arches, flanked by two coat-of-arms; private plate. Etching

    Helmsdale Castle; Views in Orkney, 1839

    Helmsdale Castle; Views in Orkney [castle/fort] View with the ruined castle in the middle distance, three figures resting in the foreground, one of them sitting in profile, a river on the right, mountains in the background; private plate. Etching

    Duncansbay Head; Views in Orkney, 1839

    Duncansbay Head; Views in Orkney [coastal scene] Coastal view with Duncansbay Head in the middle distance, with two stacks on the left, seen across the sea in the foreground, the promontory of John O' Groats in the right background;

    Western circle of the stones of Stennis; Views in Orkney, 1839

    Western circle of the stones of Stennis; Views in Orkney [rock/mineral] View with two large vertical rocks in the foreground, the right one has a hole, a body of water in the middle distance, further vertical rocks in the

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    - LITERARY NOTICES. 1 The Pirate. By the Autdior of Waverley, Keiiwtorth, 6yc. SIPU WALTER ScoTT-for we presume it will now be con- sidered affected to say tbe '4 great tirikn `"-Ihas in the present instance resorted te the Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    THE PARLIAMENT. THE KING'S THEATRE. Monday, July 9. Lord GLENGALL said he had understood the Lord Chancellor for Ireland to state, on a former occasion, that the magistrates of Ireland had not power to call out the yeomanry. If Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    TOWN AND COUNTRY TALK. Capt. Austin's arctic expedition sailed from the Long Hope harbour in the Orkney Islands, on the morning of the 15th inst. The wea- ther during the voyage to the Orkneys was remarkably cold for the Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    THE POLITICAL EXAMINER. If I might give a short hint to an impartial writer it would be to tell him his fate. If he resolved to venture upon the dangerous precipice of telling unbiassed truth let him proclaim war Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    TE LITERARY EXAMINER. Bhoftn and the Story of the Dooajr War. By Surgeon Rennie, M.D. Murray. We do not like this book as well as Dr Rennie's last work, but the fault is more in the subject than the Subscribers-only content

  • * Victoria County History *

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    Index

    Index Note. An entry in italics denotes an illustration; a dagger () preceding such an entry indicates a plate facing that page. Among the abbreviations used in the index the following may need elucidation: Abp., Archbishop; Alex., Alexander; Alf.,

 

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