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CLXII. LONDON TO HULL, THROUGH CAMBRIDGE, ELY, PETERBOROUGH,
AND BOSTON, BY RAILWAY, 2004 Miles.
From Bishopsgate St.,
1999 Mile End St. Stepney. Bow Common.
l cr. Regent's Canal. Branch to Blackwall 1981 Victoria Park and Railwar.
India Docks and North
Western Railway Juncold bridge, of one arch or
tion. bow. Between Bow and Stratford was an ancient |
cr. river Lea, and bridge over the Lea, said
enter Essex. to have been built by order of Matilda, queen of Henry I. Bromley.
Victoria Park, an extensive space, recently purchased by government, and enclosed for the recreation of the inhabitants of the eastern parts of the metropolis.
Hunsdon House 1
Burnt Mill St.
241 New Place; beyond Latton Priory.
Gilston, once the pro Harlow, 1 mile (see p. 1744
perty of Ward, the 462.)
HARLOW St. 267 anthor of "Tremaine."
Hyde Hall, Earl of
1724 Sawbridgeworth St. 284
Cross river Stort, and re-
priory. field Broad Cattle Hallingbury. distant, are the bury.
Thorley. of a Benedictine Hallingbury. Hallingbury. ry. 10]}}pg}EX HD&PALA
ON RIGHT PROM LOND.
ON LEFT FROY LOND.
1681 BISHOP STORTFORD 327 Hadham.
(see p. 463). Pop. 1851, 5280. Birchanger. Stanstead Mountfichet,
Re-enter Esses. which has an old church, and the slight remains of 1651 Stanstead St. 353 Farnham. an ancient castle, built in the time of William I.
Manewden, 2 miles. Standstead Hall, and beyond Easton Park, 1637 Elsenham St.
37} Viscount Maynard. Henham on the Hill.
Ugley, 1 m. Widdington.
159 Debden Hall
Newport St. 414 Shortgrove Hall.
Wendens Ambo. Audley End, the noble 157 AUDLEY END $t. 431 seat of Lord Braybrooke,
Great Chesterford is contains some good pic
the site of a Roman sta. tures, and has an exten- Enter Cambridgeshire. tion:-at the adjacent sive aviary.
village of Ickleton, exLittlebury.
tensive Roman remains Little Chesterford. 1531
have been found. CHESTERFORD St. 471 To Linton, 5 miles, a
Ickleton. small market town.
Enter valley of river Cam
or Granta, one of the feeders Hinston. Branch Railway to of which the line crosses se- Duxford. Newmarket, 18 miles.
1498 Whittlesford St. 51 Pampisford.
Whittlesford Hall. Sawston.
Great Shelford House. 541
Little Shelford. Stapleford.
Trumpington; and beGog Magog Hills,
yond, Grantchester. In Lord Godolphin.
the distance, Madingley Cherry Hinton, 1. m. 1437 Cambridge Junction St. 574 Hall, Sir St. Vincent Branch to Newmarket,
(see p. 433.)
Cotton, Bart. Fen Ditton.
Branch to St Ives and
cr. river Cam, and Horningsea.
Huntingdon, 191 miles continue along its valley.
Cottenbam, 3} miles, Proceed through the dis- gave the title of Earl to
the late Lord Chancellor trict of the Fens.
cr. river Ouse.
Lynn Junction st. That part of Cam
bridgeshire which lies Wood House.
(See p. 456.)
to the north of the Ouse 1254 Chittisham St. 75 is called the Isle of Ely,
and has a separate jurisScr. Old and New
diction. It forms a part Bedford rivers,
of the great Fen district. two artificial channels, cut in order to give a better outfall to the waters of the Ouse, by avoiding its circutous lawrse
ON RIGHT FROM LOND.
ON LEFT FRON LOND.
S cr. old riv. Nen. Branch to Wisbeach, 1137) MARCH JUNCTION St. 873| Branch from St Ives 9 miles The great level of the
March is a small market- "joins here, 184 miles. Fens, through which this
town, with some trade in part of the line runs, is coals, timber, and corn. Pop
this district has been commonly called the 1851, 4171. See also p. 469.
maintained to the preBedford Level, from the 1
Eastrea St. 95
sent day. Notwithstandcircunstance of the 4th
Jing, however, the past Earl of Bedford having | cr. Whittlesea
expense which has been formed a company for
incurred, the work is its drainage in the time
still imperfect. But of Charles I. The at
Whittlesea St. 961 great improvement has tempt was renewed dur
(see p. 458).
taken place within the ing the reign of Charles
last few years, and steen II., by whom a charter Akcr. King's Dyke.
engines are now used for was granted (in 1664) to
the purpose of raising an incorporated com
the water into the nepany, under the control
merous artificial cuts by and management of New Holland (HULL),
which it is carried off to which the draining of
as in p. 448.
CLXIII. HULL TO BRIDLINGTON AND SCARBOROUGH, BY RAILWAY, 531 Mies.
ON RIGHT FROM HULL.
ON LEFT FROM HULL
From Hull to Newland.
Leave Hull and Selby Hull Bank, 14 mile.
Cottingham St. line. Cottingham Parks.
Cottingham Castle. Beverley Parks.
Risby Hall, 2 miles Woodmansey. 451 BEVERLEY (p. 422). 87
Molescroft. Hornsea, 12 miles
Leckonfield. distant, a small town on
Scorbrongh. the coast, on the west side of which is a lake
Lockington St. 13 called Hornsea Mere,
Dalton Hall, Lord Honearly440 acres in extent
tham, 5 m. Watton Abbey, 377| Hutton Cranswick St. 161
Watton; near it,
Neswick Hall, 3 miles.
Sunderlandwick Hal. 4 miles north of Drif-| 34 | GREAT DRIFFIELD 1911 field are some tumuli
Sledmere Castle, Sir called the Danes' Graves.
The line runs along the Tatton Sykes, Bart., 7) base of the York Wolds, on
Pockthorpe Hall, 3 m Foston.
Lowthorpe Hall. Great Kelk.
ON BIGHT FROM HULL.
ON LEIT YBOM HULL.
28 Burton Agnes St.
251 Burton Agnes Hall, Sir Fraisthorpe.
H. Boynton, Bart.
Thornholm. 25 Carnaby St. 28;
Haisthorpe. The Sea.
Bessingby. 221 BRIDLINGTON (pp. 420 301 Boynton Hall
, Sir G. Sewerby House.
and 427). Marton Hall,
Strickland, Bart. 31 m. R. Creyke, Esq.
207 Marton St. 337) Rudstone, 6 miles; and, Flamborough, 2 miles
near it, Thorpe Hall,
Lord Macdonald (see pp. 420 and 427). Across the
peninsula 19 Bempton St. which terminates in
The line here runs parallel Flamboro' Head is an to the coast, at a distance of ancient work called the about a mile. Danes' Dyke. 161 Speeton St.
Burton Fleming, 3 m. Reighton. 12 Hunmanby St.
411 Filey Bay.
FILEY St. 72 Gristhorps St. 467 Flotmanby, 1 mile.
Folkton, ij mile. Lebberston.
Cayton St. 48
Junction of line from
York and Malton. Osgodhy, 1} mile.
Falsgrave, and in the Oliver's Mount, with
distance, Hackness Hall tumuli.
Sir J. V. B. Johnstone,
CLXIV. YORK TO SCARBOROUGH, BY RAILWAY, 424 Miles.
From York Line to Market
Clifton. Weighton, by Pocklington, 28 miles
to West and East Huntington. Earswick.
Haxby St. 5 Towthorpe.
cr. river Foss. 351
Strensall St. 7 Lillings-Ambo. 323 Flaxton St.
Foston. Bossall, 11 m., and 30% Barton St. 12 beyond, Aldby Park, H. Darley, Esq.
cr. Spittle Beck, Howsham Hall, (G. and follow course of river
Crambe. Cholmley, Esq.) on the Derwent, along which the Derwent.
railway winds for some miles, Westow. Kirkham Abbey. 27 Kirkham St.