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South-West Lancashire place-names.

Simeon Potter

South-West Lancashire place-names.

by Simeon Potter

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Published by Historic Society of Lanc. and Cheshire in [s.l.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Repr. from the Transactions of the Historic Society of Lanc. and Cheshire Vol.111 1959.

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Open LibraryOL18145161M

Books Set in Lancashire, England Showing of 25 A Kiss at Midnight (Fairy Tales, #1) by. Eloisa James (Goodreads Author) avg rating — 16, ratings. Lancashire has a rich and diverse history but we lack the documents which would reveal it. Some counties in the south of England have charters dating to the 8th century which list all the boundary points. In Lancashire the earliest documents which exist date from the s.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .   In northwest England, Lancashire is where you break free from the conurbations into beautiful countryside. The landscapes can vary between green arable farms and pasture near the coast, and the wild and romantic moors and fells of the West Pennines and Forest of Bowland. There’s great variety in the kind of towns you can call in on, ranging from raucous seaside .

The place-names of the Liverpool district or, The history and meaning of the local and river names of South-west Lancashire and of Wirral () A descriptive history of the popular watering place of Southport in the Parish of North Meols, on the western coast of Lancashire Seller Rating: % positive. Lancashire Towns and Parishes Lancashire genealogy. This list has been compiled using the townships in , and parishes in named on the corresponding maps produced by the Friends of Lancashire addition to this there are also the significant large towns which have appeared since then.


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The Place-Names of the Liverpool District, or the History and Meaning of the Local and River Names of South-West Lancashire and of Wirral (Classic Reprint) [Harrison, Henry] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Place-Names of the Liverpool District, or the History and Meaning of the Local and River Names of South-West Lancashire and of.

SOUTH-WEST LANCASHIRE PLACE-NAMES BY SIMEON POTTER, M.A.,PH.D. Read at Crosby 25 April T HE undulating coastal plain between the rivers Ribble and Mersey, now so densely peopled, was sparsely inhabited in. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

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The historic county consisted of two separate parts. The main part runs along the northwestern coast of England. Place-names of South-west Yorkshire: That Is, of So Much of the West Riding as Lies South of the Aire from Keighley Onwards Cambr.

arch. and ethnol. series Cambridge archaeological and ethnological series: Author: Armitage Goodall: Publisher: University Press, Original from: Princeton University: Digitized: Length: pages. Coordinates The West Lancashire Coastal Plain is a large area in the south west of Lancashire, England.

The plain stretches from the Rimrose Valley in Seaforth, near Liverpool on the Mersey, to the south, to Preston on the Ribble, to the the east, the plain is bounded by the foothills of the Pennines, while the western edge of the plain is separated from the sea. An illustration of an open book. Books.

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Full text of "The place-names of Lancashire". () followed by the two volumes of The Place-Names of Westmorland (vols. XLII, XLIII) by the professor who gave me my ‘job’, A. Smith (). Nobody has yet published the EPNS-authorized successor to Ekwall’s The Place-Names of Lancashire, but happily John Insley (of Heidelberg University) is now working on it.

vol () – South-west Lancashire place-names. Back. HOME. ABOUT US Our History Our Council Contact Us. MEMBERSHIP. In south west Lancashire the suffixes ‘by’ meaning farm (Formby, Crosby and Roby) and ‘skeith’ (Hesketh) which itself means a place for horse racing, both indicate Scandinavian settlement.

In the north, place names of ‘Ireby’ (farm of the Irish) indicates settlement by Irish Norse men and other suffixes such as fell, force, gill. Among these may be named monographs by the late Professor Skeat on the place-names of Berkshire, Bedford, Cambridge, Hertford, and Huntingdon; Dr Moorman’s book on West Riding place-names; Dr Wyld’s on the place-names of Lancashire; and the two books by Mr Duignan on those of Staffordshire and Worcestershire.

a handbook of lancashire place-names a handbook of lancashire place-names by john sephton late reader in icelandic at the liverpool university formerly fellow of st.

john's college, cambridge and head master at the liverpool institute" nescio quid meditans nugarum." — horace liverpool henry young fcf sons by ballantvne, hanson &• co. Some of the larger settlements of Lancashire.

This is a list of places within the ceremonial county boundaries of Lancashire, England. It refers to the present-day boundaries of Lancashire, which came into effect in NB: These are all the names of all the administrative units which we have associated with Lancashire, and you must judge whether all or even any of them are variant names for the place.

They may well include the names of other locations or areas: For cities, the associated administrative units will usually include parishes, especially ecclesiastical parishes, one of.

The place-names of the Liverpool district; or, The history and meaning of the local and river names of South-west Lancashire and of Wirral. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Henry Harrison. Find more information about: OCLC Number: The history and meaning of the local and river names of South-west Lancashire and of Wirral.\/span>\n.

Everyone loves a good book. Even very young children love a trip to the local library. Families South West Lancashire will help you find yours here and discover books, groups, storytelling and a whole lot more.

This is a list of settlements in Lancashire by population based on the results of the next United Kingdom census will take place in Inthere were 49 built-up area subdivisions with 5, or more inhabitants in Lancashire, shown in the table below.

The place-names of the Liverpool district; or, The history and meaning of the local and river names of South-west Lancashire and of Wirral. Lancashire. A history of Lancashire. Remains Historical & Literary Connected With The Palatine Counties Of Lancaster and Chester, vol. V, the Chetham Society.

Lancashire Gleanings. Lancashire Gleanings [2]. The absence from Westmorland, Lancashire and Cheshire of Scandinavian place-names with personal names as specifics is probably a reflection of the fact that the English recovered control of these areas fairly early in the 10lh century, before the process of fragmentation of estates had really got underway.

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: Chapters: Archaeological sites in Merseyside, Elections in Merseyside, Historic transport in Merseyside, History of Liverpool, Houses in Merseyside, Hillsborough disaster, Cunard Line, Rainhill Trials, 20 Forthlin Road.

NB: These are all the names of all the administrative units which we have associated with Southport, and you must judge whether all or even any of them are variant names for the place.

They may well include the names of other locations or areas: For cities, the associated administrative units will usually include parishes, especially ecclesiastical parishes, one of .Lancashire Maps: With this easy to print map, you can see local districts of Lancashire and its many towns and villages.

Here is an alphabetical list of cities, towns and villages in Lancashire County, England. Click into each city, town and village to see map, location, postal code and other informations about it.Information on Towns in Lancashire, England, UK. Our database currently has 1, Towns in Lancashire, England.