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    Place name County Entry Source
    BIRMINGHAM London
    Staffordshire
    Warwickshire
    Worcestershire
    roofs and girders, steam engines and railway waggons, lamps and gasometers, galvanized iron and metallic bedsteads; and for glass-blowing, coach-making, and brewing. Trades employing large numbers of workpeople are for tools, machines, steel pens, steel toys, keys, locks, screws, bolts, files, buckles, fire-irons, bridle-bits, iron chains, awl-blades, axle-trees, and nails. Trades of a prominent kind on small objects, either useful or fanciful, are very numerous and exceedingly various. The trades in buttons, in buckles, and in locks alone, have each many different branches. The gun trade is of great extent, and includes many departments Imperial
    Bunkle and Preston Berwickshire Hutton introduced the Norfolk system of drillhusbandry to Scotland (1754-68). At least three-fourths of the whole area are arable, and some 500 acres are under wood. Antiquities are 8 round camps on Bunkle Edge, and remains of Bunkle Castle near the church, of Blanerne Castle in the SE, and of Billy Castle in the NW. The last, belonging to the Earls of Angus, stood in the middle of a great morass, now drained and tilled, and was demolished in Hertford's raid of 1544. Sir John Stewart, son of Alexander Lord High Steward of Scotland, by marriage with Groome
    CARLISLE Cumberland Hutton-Roof, Killington, Mansergh, and Middleton. The deanery of Ulverstone includes the vicarage of Kirkby-Ireleth; and the p. curacies Imperial
    DERBY Derbyshire roofed passenger shed 450 feet long, and 140 wide; and includes a large building for the holding of shareholders' meetings, the delivery of lectures to the railway institute, and other purposes. Cattle markets are held on Tuesdays; other markets on Fridays; and fairs on the first Friday of Jan., 25 Jan., 21 and 22 March, the Friday in Easter-week, the Friday after May-day, the Friday in Whit-week, 25 July, and 27, 28, and 29 Sept. Manufactures are carried on in silks, cottons, porcelain, spar and marble ornaments, chemicals, iron-work, colours, stockings, lace, watches, leather, soap Imperial
    Edinburgh Midlothian roof, windowed from basement to cope, the whole surmounted by St Giles's airy crown. The New is there looking at the Old. Two Times are brought face to face, and are yet separated by a thousand years. Wonderful on winter nights, when the gully is filled with darkness, and out of it rises, against the sombre blue and the frosty stars, that mass and bulwark of gloom, pierced and quivering with innumerable lights! There is nothing in Europe to match that. Could you but roll a river down the valley, it would be sublime. Finer still, to place Groome
    GREYSTOKE Cumberland Hutton Roof, and Berrier and Murrah, and the chapelries of Watermillock, Matterdale, and Threlkeld. Acres, 48, 960; of which 1, 020 are water Imperial
    HUTTON Somerset Hutton Court was formerly an ecclesiastical establishment, supposed to have belonged to Glastonbury abbey; and it contains a fine old hall, with open oak roof Imperial
    Hutton Roof Cumberland Hutton Roof .-- township, Greystoke par., W. Cum berland, 4½ miles NW. of Penrith, 2643 ac., pop. 167. Bartholomew
    Hutton Roof Westmorland Hutton Roof , township, in par. and 3 miles SW. of Kirkby Lonsdale, Westmorland, 2715 ac., pop. 295; P.O. Bartholomew
    HUTTON-ROOF Westmorland HUTTON-ROOF , a township chapelry in KirkbyLonsdale parish, Westmoreland; adjacent to Lancashire, 3 miles E of Burton and Holme r. station Imperial
    HUTTON-ROOF Cumberland HUTTON-ROOF , a township in Greystoke parish, Cumberland; 4 miles SE of Hesket-Newmarket. Acres, 2,505. Real property, £1,361. Pop., 169. Houses Imperial
    KIRKBY-LONSDALE Westmorland Hutton-Roof, Casterton, Barbon, Middleton, Killington, and Firbank. Acres, 35, 569. Real property, £30, 156; of which £347 are in quarries Imperial
    LASTINGHAM Yorkshire roof, and by the blocking up of the apse with a modern painting; contains a font which appears to be Saxon; and had formerly a rich screen of carved oak. The modern painting represents Christ in the garden; and was one of the best works, and a gift, of the painter John Jackson, a native of the village, who died in 1830. There are a chapel of ease, and a day-school, in Farndale; a recently erected memorial church, and a Wesleyan chapel, at Appleton-le-Moors; chapels for Independents, Wesleyans, and Primitive Methodists, at Hutton Imperial
    Lochmaben Dumfries Shire roofing, has been largely quarried at Corncockle Moor, and there presents fossil reptilian footprints. The soil towards the W is light and gravelly, but elsewhere is uncommonly rich, consisting over a large area of the finest alluvial loam, occasionally 9 feet deep, and everywhere growing capital crops. The land is too valuable to admit more than some 90 acres of plantation; but it is finely enclosed, and sheltered by rows of trees. Excepting three small mosses, which are of value for fuel, the whole parish is capable of cultivation, though a largish proportion is disposed in meadow-land and pasture Groome
    NEWBIGGIN Westmorland NEWBIGGIN , a hamlet in Hutton-Roof chapelry, Kirkby-Lonsdale parish, Westmoreland; 2 miles W of Kirkby-Lonsdale. Imperial
    NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE Northumberland Hutton, the mathematician; Grey, the author of " Memoria Technica; " Brand, the antiquary and local historian; Scott, the engraver; . Dean Holdsworth; John Scott, Earl of Eldon, and Lord. Chancellor; Cuthbert Collingwood, afterwards Lord Collingwood; Thomas Miles Richardson, the artist; March, vicar of St. Nicholas; R. Grainger, the great local improver of Newcastle; the Rev. Dr. George Hall; Sir Robert Chambers; and Sir William G. Armstrong, inventor of the Armstrong gun. Among eminent persons, .connected with the town by residence or otherwise, have been Duns Scotus, who become a friar here; Hugh of Newcastle and Martin of Newcastle, who also were friarshere Imperial
    Perth Perthshire roofed tower. St Ninian's Episcopal cathedral, not yet complete, was- built in 1850 in Early Middle Pointed style, from designs by Butterfield, to serve as a cathedral for the united diocese of St Andrews, Dunkeld, and Dunblane. When completed it will be entirely cruciform, but at present only the choir, transepts, and one bay of the nave are finished; it stands in Atholl Street. St John's Roman Catholic church, in Mellille Street, was built in 1832, and contains 500 sittings; and the Church of St Mary or Our Lady of Perpetual Succour was built on Kinnoull Hill Groome
    PUTNEY Surrey Hutton, Esq. P. Heath House is a seat of the Marquis of Bristol. Other mansions are seats of Lady Webster, Lady Guilford, Col. North, and M. Drummond, Esq.; and numerous villasstand dispersed over much ground, but rather crowdthan embellish the landscape. The surface rises from the village southward; and commands, from its higherpoints, very fine views. P. heath was an importantmilitary station, in the civil wars of Charles I.; was the scene of a review in 1684, by Charles II.; and was theplace of not able duels in 1652, 1798, and 1809. Bowling-Green House was once the seat Imperial
    SCARBOROUGH Yorkshire roof, 108 feet high; and contains a fine wall-painting, completed in 1865. The Bar Independent chapel is in the decorated English style. The South Cliff Independent chapel was built in 1865; and also is in the decorated English style, cruciform, with tower and spire 175feet high. The Westborough Baptist chapel was built in 1867, at a cost of about £4, 500, exclusive of the site; is in the geometric style; and has a tower and spire upwards of 100 feet high. The Wesleyan chapel, opposite the railway station, was built in 1862; and is in the Italian style Imperial
    YORK Yorkshire roof-spire 147 feet high. An Ursuline nunnery is outside Micklegate bar, and a community of Poor Sisters without Walmgate bar. A spacious ultra-mural cemetery is at Fulford. St. Mary's Benedictine abbey stood within the area of the present gardens of the Yorkshire Philosophical Society, outside the city walls, between Bootham-road and the river Ouse; occupies the site of a Roman temple of Bellona, and of a priory of St. Olave founded about 1078; was begun to be built in 1088 by William Rufus; was destroyed by fire in 1137; was rebuilt in 1270-91 by Abbot Imperial
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