Holderness and Hullshire Historic Gleanings: (a Porfolio of Pictures, Poetry and Prose).

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Wildridge and Company, 1880 - Heraldry - 143 pages
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Page 36 - ... masthead and coloured sidelights exhibited, and burning. The case on the part of the " Princess Alice " was, that she was proceeding, under steam, slowly and carefully up the north side of the river, that being her proper side ; that the red and masthead lights of the "Alice" were seen on the port bow, and at the distance of about a quarter of a mile from the "Princess Alice;" that the helm of the "Princess Alice...
Page 74 - I have trodden the winepress alone," and of the Gentiles there is not a man with me: I have trampled on them in my indignation, and have trodden them down in my wrath, and their blood is sprinkled upon my garments, and I have stained all my apparel.
Page 34 - ... in height. It stands in a little garden by the road side between the station and the schoolhouse. This situation, not far removed from the church, is considered not to be the original site of the cross. At Keyingham are three crosses, one, in the village street, being a mere stump upon three steps, the shaft having long ago disappeared. A blank shield is on each side of the base. The second is in a field west of the town and known as St. Philip's cross, being not far from a well, known as St.
Page 74 - Arms, for difference' sake, as the same author reporteth. At length, about the time of King Edward III., sealing became very common; so that not only such as bore Arms used the seal, but other men fashioned to themselves signets of their own device, — some taking the letters of their own name, some flowers, some knots and flourishes, some birds or beasts, or some other things, as now beheld daily in use.
Page 109 - Hornsea steeple when I built thee : Thou was 10 miles off Burlington, 10 miles off Beverley, and 10 miles off sea.
Page 116 - He served for two terms as county recorder and was for many years, and up to the time of his death, a member of the firm of Mossman & Vollmer, conducting a printing house.
Page 33 - Sometimes they were called Watch-Crosses, but possibly for no other reason than that they were situated in places where in troublous times it was desirable to watch.
Page 81 - O ! royal town thou hast three crowns, Therefore love the King thy benefactor.
Page 48 - On the walls of the tomb were found, in 1854, a representation of his funeral procession, and his figure stands in a niche on the west face of the tower. He styled himself " Bishop of Worcester and Westbury...
Page 43 - In the boat whence the martyr has been cast Barks a cur, type of the devilish hate Prompting ancient murder, ancient martyrdom, — Such work is of the best of Gothic art.

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