A Concise History of Worcester: Containing an Ample and Authentic Description of Whatever is Worthy of Remark in that Ancient City; Together with an Account of Royal & Other Visits, and Chronological Events ... from the Earliest Period to the Present Time. To which is Added, the Tolls Claimed by the Sheriff and Swordbearer, and a Copy of the Charter of James I. to the City, and Various Extracts of Other Charters and Bye-laws ... Also-an Account of the Posts, Mails, Stage Coaches, Waggons, Trows, Wherries, and Other Conveyances, To, and from the City

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T. Holl, 1808 - Transportation - 156 pages

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Contents

ETYMOLOGY e e e e s a I
3
Topographical Account of the City
26
Salubrity of its Situation
30
Trade and Manufactures
41
Momuments in ditto s
57
Account of the Parochial Churches
68
Eminent Persons Natives of Worcester
75
Toll Duties Paid by Foreigners that come into and
93
Extract from other Charters and ByeLaws
143

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