History of the ancient town and borough of Hertford. by Lewis Turnor

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Published by Print. & pub. for the author, by St. Austin & Sons in Hertford .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Hertford (England)

Subjects:

  • Hertford (England) -- History.

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Includes index.

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StatementBy Lewis Turnor ...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA690.H57 T9
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv p., 1 l., 503 [1] p.
Number of Pages503
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6919846M
LC Control Number02021686
OCLC/WorldCa2037474

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Covers the northern and eastern parts of the county, including accounts of Baldock, Bishop's Stortford, Hitchin and Letchworth, as well as the county town of Hertford.

History, art, culture, nature, gastronomy and much more besides, Hertford draws on its history of over a thousand years. The town centre, which is largely a conservation area, incorporates the central Salisbury Square, which features a water sculpture depicting the four rivers that meet in Hertford - the Rib, Beane, Mimram and Lea (or Lee).

History. Hertford's recorded history dates back to Saxon times when Theodor of Tarsus presided over the Church Synod of It has grown from a fortified burgh at the time of the Norman Invasion to a modern prosperous town, playing host to kings and queens along the way. The Sheriff of Hertfordshire is ordered to construct a gaol in the borough.

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The ancient borough, according to the earliest description we have of it, comprised an area in which were about houses belonging to burgesses and about thirty houses held by large neighbouring landowners.

(fn. 40) The earliest surviving delimitation of the boundary belongs towhen it was set out as follows:—. Hardback Book, * cm, pages Entrance to the Town from the Hertingfordbury Road This is a very important work, as it is the first detailed published account of any Hertfordshire town.

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