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A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 4
been famous for its trout. In 1654 Evelyn recorded 35 that he 'dined at a farm ... from the point of view of the angler, is its trout fishing. In course of time, ... streams. The upper reaches...
A History of the County of Gloucester: Volume 11, Bisley and Longtree Hundreds
80 In the first decade of the 20th century the Surrey Trout Farm ... the name Midland Fisheries, continued to use the premises for trout-farming ... was said to comprise 6 plough-lands. 38 The...
A Topographical Dictionary of Scotland
the sources of the rivers Annan and Clyde. All the streams abound with trout ... of the country; it abounds with excellent trout of a dark colour, and is much ... of the Highland Society, the tenants of the...
A Topographical Dictionary of England
rivulet, which abounds with trout. The living is a discharged vicarage, ... sheep and corn farms; the soil is generally a light loam, mixed ... of the river Avon, which is here a clear and rapid stream, abounding...
A History of the County of Gloucester: Volume 7
In contrast the higher land above the valleys was farmed as open fields ... for sheep-farming in the Middle Ages, especially by ecclesiastical landowners, ... and centred on its estates and large farms...
A History of the County of Warwick: Volume 3, Barlichway Hundred
2 miles south of Warwick, and traversed by Sherbourne brook, a small trout ... houses. A farm-house about 250 yards NNW. of the church is probably ... Sherbourne Farm, about mile NNW. of the...
A History of the County of Stafford: Volume 14, Lichfield
on the boundary east of Home Farm. Six people were assessed for tax in 1327 and 13 ... of Freeford Farm to the west, in Lichfield, was settled in the earlier 18th ... of Home Farm, itself dating...
Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 1, 1660-1667
The said farm was reassumed by the state 1659, Sept. 15, since which time ... Entry Book X. p. 73.] April 27. Petition from John Troute, Receiver
A History of the County of Oxford: Volume 2
under water. Fortunately there were several farm hands and plate-layers ... ran by Bainton Braid Farm, leaving Fringford Hill on the left ... to the left by Godington village and over the grass to Foster's...
A History of the County of Oxford: Volume 15, Bampton Hundred (Part Three)
in a 'trout stream' in the brook was sold with Shield farm. 130 PRO, JUST 1/700, ... only to land in Alvescot's fields then held with Pitlands farm. 4 10. Alvescot ... meadow near Shield ...