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Clifton House, Turvey

Weston Underwood, Sir R. House, and Turkey Abbey.

G. Throckmorton, Bart Wellingborough is sup 801

OLNEY.

Olney is a small but posed to have derived its! bame from the pumber of

neat town on the Ouse, medicinal springsin its neigh

surrounded by delightful bourhood, and one called Redwell was formerly of

scenery. The church is celebrity. Charles I. and his

spacious. Many of the Queen lived here in tents a

Warrington.

females here are emwhole season to drink the

ployed in making worsted water. All Saint's Church is extensive, and bas carved

stockings and in silk stalls on each side of the

weaving. chaneel. Enter Northamptonshire.

Cowper the Olney has also

poet resided for a number several chapels and a free sehool. It carries on & con

of years at Weston in the siderable trade in corn, and

vicinity. the manufacture of boots

4251 shoes, and lace. Pop. 1851,

Bozeat.

12 miles from Bozeat is 5061.

Castle Ashby, Marquis 11 m. from Wellingborough

Wollaston.

of Northampton, a large

quadrangular structure, Thrapston, on the Nen,

Long Bridge.

containing numerous by means of which it pos

portraits. The dates sesses a considerable trade. Pop. 1851, 1183. About two

cr. the river Nen. 1625 and 1635 are seen miles distant is Drayton 187) WELLINGBOROUGH.

in the balustrades of the House, & noble antiquated

turrets. In the park is structure, supposed to have (To Northampton, 11 miles; been elected about the mid

the church, a neat builddle of the 13th century. The

Thrapston, 11 miles.)

ing, with a curious anehurch of Lowick in the

cient porch, and an oid vicinity is adorned with monuments, brasses, and

Great Harrowden.

altar tomb with the stained glass. Beyond, about

statue of a cross-legged four miles distant, is Lilford

Isham.

701 knight. Han, • handsome mansion, belonging to Lord Luford, and about 4 miles farther,

Oundle, a neat town, 117 KETTERING (p. 366.) 742 miles from Kettering! almost surrounded by

on the right is Bough the Nen, possessing, be

ton House, Duke of sides a handsome church

Rothwell.

Buccleuch, formerly th with a tower, several

seat of the Dukes of chapels, a market-house,

Montagu; and 9 miles &c. Pop. 1851, 2689.

from Kettering is Wel31 miles from Oundle is

Desborough. 794|don, noted for its quarries Fotheringhay(Lord Over

of stone, which is capable stone), where formerly

of taking a high polish. stood the castle in which

The Fox Inn.

In the neighbourhood Mary Queen of Scots was

are the traces of a town, confined and executed.

and the remains of the 6 miles from Oundle is

pavement of a Roman Apthorpe, the church

Little Bowden.

mansion. of which contains a monument to Sir W. Mildmay, Chancellor of Xcr. river Welland, the Exchequer to Queen Elizabeth, and founder and enter Leicestershire. of Emmanuel College, Cambridge. In the vi. cinity is Apthorpe Hall, the seat of the Earl of Westmoreland.

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MARKET HARBOROUGE

(p. 284.)

51 Miles.

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From Hicks's Hall to
ST ALBANS, (p. 196.)

Harpenden.
Enter Bedfordshire.
Gibraltar Inn.

LUTON.
cr. the river Lea.
Barton in the Clay.

LUTON has a church with fine embattled tover and curious font, and

monuments, a 374

chapel 019 founded in the reign of

Henry VI., and a window representing St George and the Dragon. Its chief manufacture is straw plait. Pop. 1851, 10,648.

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Hexton House.

Silsoe has a chapel with an altar piece by Mrs Lloyd. Near Silsoe is Wrest Park, Earl de Grey, adorned with a number of paintings, chiefly portraits and possessing fine grounds and gardens. In the church-yard of Flitton, one mile distant, is the mausoleum of the family of Grey, Earls and Dukes of Kent.

24 miles distant from Clophill is Chicksand Priory, and beyond, Sonthill, Duke of Bedford

One mile beyond West End i Hawnies House (Marquis of Baih).

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Three miles from Clophi ia ARITHILL stall to , baving an ancient most bouse, new market-house and an old church. Ia the vicinity is Ampthill Park, mansion of the late Lord ! land (ocenpied by Lord Wer: sleydalo) containing a valuable collection of paintings, 11brary, and masrum The park is remarkable for its Oaks Henry VIII's queen, | katherine, resided in the old mansion while her divorce was in agitation. The Al mede #beautiful krofeo lunden trees, was planted by the late Lord Holland for the inhabitants of Ampthill

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CXLVIII. LONDON TO HIGHAM FERRERS THROUGH KIMBOLTON, 717 Wiles.

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OX RIGHT FROM LOND.

ON LEFT FROM LOND. From Hicks's Hall to 167 Eaton Socon, (p. 371.)

Kimbolton Castle, a 141 Cross Hall.

noble mansion of consiAt a dist. Paxton Place. 13 Hail Weston, Hunting. | 571 derable antiquity, has Gaines Hall (J. Duber 11 Staughton Highway. 601 been successively the ley, Esq.) and on the 9

Stonley.

property of the Bohuns, opposite side of the road, 1

Staffords,and Wingfields, Staughton House, D.

and is now the seat of

KIMBOLTON. Onslow, Esq.

the Duke of Manchester. 611 Tilbrook, Bedford.

Katherine of Aragon, the 2° Chelveston, Northamp. divorced Queen of Henry

VIII. died here. St An

drew's church contain: HIGHAM FERRERS,

several monuments or (p. 865)

the Montagu family

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BEVERLEY, 236) Mlles.

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Bolton Hall.

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264 Melbourne Hall, Sir 247 H. M. Vavasour, Bart.

2 miles distant, Ever- 231 ingham Hall, Lord Herries.

21 2 m. distant, Hough- 19 ton Hall, Hon. C. Langdale, and 3 miles farther Hotham Hall.

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Shipton. 2161

Londesborough Park, MARKET WEIGHTON. 2171 Lord Londesborough.

(See p. 429.) Bishop Burton.

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High Hall, South Dal

ton Hall, Lord Hotham, BEVERLEY, (p. 422.)

Cherry Burton

House.
Woodmansey.

2291
Dunswell,

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2343 years the seat of the

Burton family.

2271 and

To Hessle, 9 miles; South Cave, 12 m.

HULL, (see p. 359.)

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CLI. LONDON TO MARKET WEIGHTON BY BAWTRY, THORNE, AND

HOWDEN, 1914 Miles.

From

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From

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From Hicks's Hall to
387 BAWTRY, by Ware (p. 384), 158

149 miles, by Baldock,

(p. 370.) 371 Austerfield 1541 | 341 Finningley. 157 Finningley Park, J.

Harvey, Esq. 334 Blaxton. 158 Thorne, а

dourishing town on the Doe carries on a considerable trade. The surrounding

try is so low, that it has been Acr. Stainforth and

necessary to enclose the Keadby Canal.

neighbouring rivers

canal by strong high heelste 257THORNE (See also p. 384). 1663 prevent inundatices. Por 204 New Bridge 171

Cowiek Hall, Visecan Downe, and beyond. scree the river Aire, Carleton B Lord Beaumont

ON BIGHT FROM LOND.

From
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From

ON LEFT FROM LOND.

Ncr. the Dutch river.

The Dutch riyer is a

canal, so called because 181 Rawcliffe. 1731|it was cut in the reign

of Charles II., by Van

Mulden, and his 'Dutch 1511 Armin.

1761 and Flemish settlers. 139 Booth Ferry.

178 Two or three miles east

of Booth Ferry, and on

cr. the river Ouse. HOWDEN is a small

the Ouse, is the rising town of considerable an

port of GOOLE, which tiquity, with the remains 12

HOWDEN.

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carries on a considerable of a palace of the Bishops (To South Cave, 12 m.

trade, and has extensive

docks and warehouses. of Durham. The church thence to Hull, 12) m.) is one of the finest spe

Pop. 1851, 4722. cimens of Gothic architecture in the kingdom, has a good tower, and

Benland.

101 curious somne

1813 monu

Near Holme is Spalding ments. Pop. 1851, 2235.

Moor, on which is a remarkNear Holme in Holme Hall 81 Howden Grange. 1831 able hill, 120 feet high, com(Hon. C. Langdale) for se

manding an extensive proveral centuries the property

apect. The village is on the of the Constables of Flambo

7 rough, who sold it to Sir Mar

plain, but the church is situWelham Bridge. 1843 ated on the top

of the hill. maduke Langdale, the steady

Beyond Holme is Mel. adherent of Charles L

bourne Hall (Sir H. M. VMarket Weighton carries 5

Holme. on a considerable trade by

1863 tour Bart.); and, 2 miles

distant from Holme, is Evermeans of Canal, which com

ingham Ball, (Lord Herries), municates with the Humber.

noble modern mansion, in Here are several barrows

which is a fine portrait of containing human bones, and

Charles I. by Vandyke. Near the remains of artour. 2 miles distant Honghton MARKET WEIGHTON. 1918 the entrance to the grounds

is curious Saxon font. Hall, Hon. C. Langdale.

CLII. LONDON TO GREAT GRIMBSY THROUGH LINCOLN & MARKET RASEN.

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185

From Hicks's Hall to
Lincoln, (p. 418.)

1291
Market Rasen,

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so called from the stream on
which it is situated, has a
church, three dissenting cha-
pels, and a free school. Pop.
of par. 2022.
GREAT GRIMBSY. 1631

(See p. 430).

There is another and better road to Great Grimsby by Market Rasen and Caistor, but it is 6f miles longer.

CAISTOR, a place of great antiquity, is supposed to derive its name from the Roman word “Castrum.” Some Roman and Saxon antiquities have been disovered here. The church is partly of Norman and partly of early English :hitecture. There are also several chapels, banks, &c., in this town.

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