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A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 2, General; Ashford, East Bedfont With Hatton, Feltham, Hampton With Hampton Wick, Hanworth, Laleham, Littleton
pastimes especially associated with Middlesex are Archery, Tennis, Rowing, and Polo, all of which may be said to have originated in the county. 1 ARCHERY ... practising its use, archery may be...
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 1, Physique, Archaeology, Domesday, Ecclesiastical Organization, the Jews, Religious Houses, Education of Working Classes To 1870, Private Education From Sixteenth Century
archery competition instituted. 38 Under Thomas Brian (1691-1730), another ... days to replace the archery contests which had attracted unruly crowds ... a cricket match against Eton became a...
The Environs of London: Volume 1, County of Surrey
by the lovers of archery, not uninteresting to mention, that the practice ... Henry VIII. made several matches for archers at Windsor, at one ... of archery in St. Martin's-fields, at the setting...
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 8, Islington and Stoke Newington Parishes
field and in 1824 a bandstand was set up and bowls and archery ... and permitted archery and other pastimes, which drew a large clientele. By 1748 ... to use Finsbury fields for archery and other...
Calendar of State Papers Relating To English Affairs in the Archives of Venice, Volume 15, 1617-1619
Spanish match, 394; opposed to French match, 395. invited to chistening ... archdukes of. Archenda, 274. Archery, in London, 257. Archipelago, ships in,
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 9, Hampstead, Paddington
to Regent's Park, archery continued on a small ground provided by James Bott until 1839 and was commemorated in the new Archery tavern in Bathurst Street, ... Throughout the 1870s home matches...
The Diary of Henry Machyn Citizen and Merchant-Taylor of London (1550-1563)
Archery in Finsbury field, 132; a woman slain there, 136; matches, 286, 287, ... hanged for an anatomy, 252; have a match of archery, 286; their feasts, 290
Survey of London: Volume 47, Northern Clerkenwell and Pentonville
This was an 'archery target ground', called the 'London Light Horse Target Ground' or, ... matches this design, the closest echoes are to be found in the villas ... they are run-of-mill, even somewhat downmarket...
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 6, Friern Barnet, Finchley, Hornsey With Highgate
revivals of archery led to meetings near Highgate Hill in the 1730s 67 ... pigeon-shooters, who held a match there in 1863. 74 The buildings were demolished ... 61 A match between teams from...