Transactions of the Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archeological Society, Volume 2

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James Simpson, Richard Saul Ferguson, William Gershom Collingwood
The Society, 1902 - Cumberland (England)
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The transactions include the society's proceedings. No proceedings are included in n. s. v. 70 (1970).
 

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Page 199 - Tarn did wait on him ; The Pair were servants of his eye In their immortality ; They moved about in open sight, To and fro, for his delight.
Page 267 - Here I, Thomas Wharton, do lie, With Lucifer under my head, And Nelly my wife hard by, And Nancy as cold as lead. Oh, how can I speak without dread, Who could my sad fortune abide? With one devil under my head And another laid close on each side.
Page 63 - At the entrance are four large stones, two placed on each side, at the distance of six feet ; the largest on the left-hand side, is five feet, six inches in height, and ten feet in circumference. Through this you enter into a circular area, twenty-nine yards by thirty.
Page 224 - ... per literas bullatas ipsius domini Summi Pontificis, nobis inde directas, nobis constat, Nos, pro eo quod idem Episcopus omnibus et singulis verbis, nobis et coronae nostrae praejudicialibus, in dictis literis bullatis contentis, coram nobis palam et expresse renunciavit, et...
Page 149 - God, do make and ordain this my last Will and Testament in manner and form following. First and principally, I commend my soul into the hands of Almighty God...
Page 400 - To the glory of God, and in memory of Colonel AW Durnford, Royal Engineers, who was killed in action at Isandlwana, South Africa, this window is dedi-cated by the Corps of Royal Engineers. Faithful unto death.
Page 271 - Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise: Born with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like him or he dies; Though wondering senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master of the joke.
Page 434 - Council, or at the request in writing of not fewer than twelve members of the Society, who have paid their subscriptions for the current year.
Page 150 - I commit to the earth to be decently buried according to the discretion of my...
Page 447 - Fountains Abbey" in the Yorkshire Archaeological Journal, vol. xv.; "The Abbey of St Mary-in-Furness " in the Transactions of the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, vol.

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