Black's guide to the counties of Leicester & Rutland (Google eBook)

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Page 129 - I have set my life upon a cast, And I will stand the hazard of the die. 1O I think there be six Richmonds in the field : Five have I slain to-day instead of him. A horse ! a horse ! my kingdom for a horse ! Exeunt.
Page 56 - Billiard -Rooms, and Ladies' Drawing - Room, have just been made to the Hotel. Coaches direct for the far-famed Glencroe, Inveraray, and Oban, will commence running on 1st June. Tourists en route for Trossachs and Callander can leave per 10 AM Steamer, next morning, in connection with the Steamer down Loch Katrine. Fishing on Lochlomoud free.
Page 93 - Steam-Ships, vid Southampton, to and from the CHANNEL ISLANDS, JERSEY, and GUERNSEY. Also Fast Steam-Ships for HAVRE, ROUEN, and PARIS, ST. MALO, CHERBOURG, GRANVILLE, and HONFLEUR. The Company's SteamShips are not surpassed in Speed or Accommodation by any Channel Vessels. "ALLAN" ROYAL MAIL STEAMERS TO UNITED STATES AND CANADA.
Page 62 - It is beautifully situated, on the highest and most open part of the valley, surrounded by its own extensive Pleasure Grounds, commanding the finest views of the grand and picturesque scenery for which Matlock Bath (the Switzerland of England) stands unrivalled. Matlock is the most central place for day excursions to the most interesting parts of Derbyshire. A Public 'Bus to Haddon and Chatsworth daily. A public Dining-Room and Drawing-Room. Private Sitting-Rooms. Coffee, Smoking, and Billiard Rooms....
Page 50 - THE LAKE HOTEL." IT is situate in the Bay of Castlelough, on the Eastern Shore of the Lower Lake, in the centre of the varied scenery of the Lake, and within ten minutes' drive of the Railway Station. Forty of the Bedrooms and Sitting-Rooms face the Lake. The waters of the Lake approach the Hall Door, and hence the distinctive title, "THE LAKE HOTEL.
Page 71 - PARTIES wishing to see the magnificent Scenery in this part of the Scottish Highlands will find this Hotel (to which large additions have been made) most convenient, for in One Drive they can visit the Falls of Tummel, the Queen's View of Loch Tummel ; The Far - Famed Pass of Killiecrankie ; Glen Tilt ; The Falls of Bruar, &c.
Page 13 - Eooms have been added. FIRST-CLASS HORSES AND VEHICLES. Coach to Braemar daily at 11 AM during July, August, and September. Seats secured by Post or Telegram. 'Bus meets all Trains. Shootings Inspected and Valued. JOHN ANDERSON, Proprietor.
Page 8 - Hotel has an unrivalled situation, and is very suitable as a centre i from which the most beautiful scenery in North Wales may be visited. It is near the Station, to which it has a private road. The coaches for Llanberis, Beddgelert, and Bangor, start daily from the Hotel. AN OMNIBUS MEETS EVERY TRAIN. FISHING TICKETS FOR ALL THE NEIGHBOURING RIVERS. Billiards. Lawn Tennis. Archery. POSTING. FIRST-CLASS STABLING.
Page 50 - HOTEL is situated on the Lower Lake, close to the water's edge, within ten minutes' drive of the Railway Station, and a short distance from the far-famed Gap of Dunloe.
Page 53 - So went to bed : where eagerly his sickness Pursued him still ; and, three nights after this, About the hour of eight, (which he himself Foretold should be his last,) full of repentance. Continual meditations, tears, and sorrows, He gave his honours to the world again, His blessed part to heaven, and slept in peace.

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