Proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society, Volumes 27-29

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Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society, 1882 - Archaeology

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Page 12 - SWEET Teviot! on thy silver tide The glaring bale-fires blaze no more; No longer steel-clad warriors ride Along thy wild and willow'd shore; Where'er thou wind'st, by dale or hill, All, all is peaceful, all is still. As if thy waves, since Time was born. Since first they roll'dupon the Tweed, Had only heard the shepherd's reed, Nor started at the bugle-horn.
Page 75 - AB, do in the Presence of Almighty God promise, vow and protest, To maintain and defend as far as lawfully I may, with my life, power and estate, the True Reformed Protestant Religion, expressed in the Doctrine of the Church of England...
Page 76 - A Catalogue of the Lords, Knights, and Gentlemen that have compounded for their Estates.
Page 51 - In testimony whereof we have caused our seal to be affixed to the same. Given at Kyngesbury on Monday next after the Feast of St. Barnabas, in the fifth year of our pontificate (1253).
Page 87 - Edward the sixth by the grace of God of England France and Ireland king Defender of the faith and in earth supreme head of the Church of England and Ireland.
Page 62 - The queen was brought by water to Whitehall, At every stroke the oars did tears let fall. More clung about the barge ; fish under water Wept out their eyes of pearl, and swam blind after.
Page 75 - V of the Transactions of the Epping Forest and County of Essex Naturalists' Field Club ; Entomological Report of the Department of Agriculture, Washington, for 1880, from the Editor, Prof.
Page 75 - An Ordinance of the Lords and Commons assembled in. Parliament, for the...
Page 73 - Covenant, to endeavour any change or alteration of government either in church or state ; and that the same was in itself an unlawful oath, and imposed upon the subjects of this realm against the known laws and liberties of this kingdom.
Page 116 - ... the historical vineyard are to be found. The editor has so ably described the nature of the records in those parts of his preface which we have extracted, that it is not necessary for us to do so. The Alphabetical Digest commences at page 410, prefixed to which is a copy of the roll of the name and arms of the bannerets of England, compiled in the early part of the reign of Edward the Second ; and now printed from a contemporary MS. in the British Museum*. In the introduction - * A copy of this...

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