This historic book may have numerous typos or missing text. Not
indexed. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the
original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1896. Not
illustrated. Excerpt: ... The following articles are omitted: 1791,
part i., pp. 9-11. Particular description of the Cheviot Hills.
1791, part i., p. 325. Present state of Newcastle. 1794, part ii.,
p. 1094. Extract from collections for the county of Northumberland.
1852, part ii., pp. 474-486. Topography of ancient Newcastle (a
paper read at the Newcastle Meeting of the Archceological Institute
of Great Britain, August 31, 1852). References to previous volumes
of the Gentleman's Magazine Library: Prehistoric Antiquities:
--Flint arrow-heads found at Ancroft Moor, Copeland Castle,
Hauxley, Kyloe and Norham; Celtic remains at Broughlow, Chesters
and Ingram Hill; tumulus at Fesmond; barrow at Haltwhistle; British
village and hut dwellings and circles at Linhope; large animal
teeth at South Tyneside.--Archieology, part L, pp. 10, 11, 65, 97,
139, 264, 282, 289. Roman Remains: --Chesters, Corbridge, Hexham,
High Rochester, Housesteeds, Milfield Hill, Newcastle,
Risingham.--Romano-Btitish Remains, part i., pp. 245-259; part ii.,
p. 592. Folklore: --Customs on Carling Sunday; proverbs; rag
wells.--Popular Superstitions, pp. 31, 32, 143-146; Dialect and
Word-Lore, pp. 8-17, 81, 325 Ecclestology: --Church bells at
Morpeth, Newcastle and Tynemouth; fontcover at St. Nicholas Church,
Newcastle.--Ecclesiology, pp. 184-195. Indexes. Abbot (S.),
birthplace of, 51; baptism. f. SI A Becket (T., Archbishop of
Canter-bury), imprisonment of, 127 Acca (Bishop of Hexham),
birthplace of, 246 Acton (E., and wife), tenants of Manor of
Aldeby, 16 Adams (M.), death of, 160 Adams (S), memorial of, 160
Akild (W. of), manor of, 266 Albani (M. de), supposed discovery of
remains of, 119 Albemarle (Earls of), seat of, 6 Albemarle (W. de
F., Earl of), besieges Fotheringhay, 128 Albini (VV. de, Earl of
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