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Bruton in Selwood

Phyllis Couzens

Bruton in Selwood

some account of its history.

by Phyllis Couzens

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Published by Abbey Press in Sherborne .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bruton (England) -- History.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA690.B885 C68 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination118 p. :
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14685971M

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The Witches of Selwood Forest xiii Coombes and Ann More. Bruton, Somerset: location of the sessions at which the case of Elizabeth Carrier of Beckington was heard. Brewham, Somerset: setting for witchcraft coven and sabbat activity heard at the trials of Christian Green and Margaret Agar in   The Witches of Selwood Forest — An evening with Andrew Pickering 31 October7pm Seventeenth century Bruton saw not just civil war but some troubling instances of witchcraft.

A coven of witches from Brewham confessed to the evil practice; others were tried in Bruton High Street’s Quarter-Session court. Frome (/ ˈ f r uː m / FROOM) is a town and civil parish in eastern Somerset, d at the eastern end of the Mendip Hills, the town is built on uneven high ground, and centres on the River town is approximately 13 miles (21 km) south of Bath, 43 miles (69 km) east of the county town, Taunton and miles ( km) west of London.

In the census, the District: Mendip. Buy Bruton in Selwood 2nd Edition by Couzens, Phyllis (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Phyllis Couzens. Penselwood is a village and civil parish in the English county of is located 4 miles ( km) north east of Wincanton, 4 miles ( km) south east of Bruton, 4 miles ( km) west of Mere, and 5 miles ( km) north west of south-east of the parish borders Zeals and Stourhead in Wiltshire, and Bourton in the parish occupied hectares (1, District: South Somerset.

Search The Phone Book from BT to find contact details of businesses across the UK. The Phone Book ; The Phone Book miles from the centre of south brewham bruton somerset miles from the centre of south brewham bruton somerset () Pen Selwood, Wincanton, BA9 8LX.

Reviving Selwood Forest From the Saxon Sealhwudu or ‘Sallow Wood’ (from the Willow that proliferated in its marshy vales and in some areas still does) – stretched from Bruton in the west to Warminster in the east, and north of Frome to Shaftesbury in the south, covering an area some 10 by 30 miles across the Somerset/Wiltshire border.

Taxis. Station taxis, Gillingham. Towards Gillingham (and Station) Gillingham & Mere Cars Towards Bruton (and Station) Bruton & Mendip [email protected] Buses & Trains. Andrew Pickering has lived in Selwood Forest for over 30 years, initially in Frome and more recently in Bruton.

He is Senior Lecturer in History and Archaeology at Strode College, Somerset, and is Programme Manager of a History, Heritage and Archaeology degree course at the University of experience as a freelance archivist and oral historian, Mandy /5(3).

It looks as if there is no toponym in Selwood which shows a remaining vestige of the name ‘Ecgbryhts stane’. The only suggested match (not now apparently given any credence) is Brixton Deverill – (Ecg)Bryhts-stan.

The Domesday Book says that in the lord was one Brictric, son of Algar, who (it’s said) gave his name to the village. Which simply tells us what we already knew: by the legend had been firmly established for centuries and had now become accepted wisdom. In The Historical Gazetteer of England’s Place-Names, Hubbastone is the only name noted that seemed to have any relevance, a place in the parish of Northam, in Shebbear Hundred.

The earliest reference given is Bruton in Selwood book. It was a colourful Arts Week at Bruton School for Girls when a former student led girls in a fabric painting workshop. Jody Myerscough-Walker, originally from Pen Selwood and a past pupil of the school, studied at Winchester College of Art and is now an up-and-coming designer.

Schools in the Shaftesbury area include St Mary`s Girls School and Port Regis at Motcombe. Bruton is a 20 minute drive and offers Kings School and Bruton School for Girls, Hazelgrove at Sparkford and Clayesmore and Sherborne Boys & Girls a 30 minute drive south.

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New Barn Farm Godminster Lane, Bruton, BA10 0ND Pen Selwood, Wincanton, BA9 8LX. Pear Ash Farm Pear Ash Lane, Pen Selwood, Wincanton, BA9 8LX. Probate is the legal court process by which the estate of a deceased person is distributed to his or her heirs.

Probate records include wills and administrations. This article is about probate records in Somerset. See England Probate Records for a general description of. The book is about 15 inches by 10 inches, and the back is similarly ornamented.

On the second page is a beautiful example of old pen-manship, with many ornamentations and a glory of flourishes, and in writing is a copy of the printing outside. But the word “Frome” is struck through in pencil, and the word “Bruton,” in pencil, substituted. With ViaMichelin you can book your accommodation for Radstock at no additional cost.

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This provides a rich social and cultural. Pen Selwood, Castle Cary, Charlton Musgrove, Ditcheat, Evercreech, Batcombe, Upton Noble, North Brewham, Maiden Bradley, Mere and Sparkford. About Bruton This small ancient town dates back to Saxon times, and clings to a hill above a.

Aspects of the mediaeval landscape of Somerset charters Cheddar Cheddar Wood common fields coppicing Costen countryside cultivation deer deserted Ditcheat documented Domesday Book Dunning Dunster earlier early earthworks East elsewhere enclosure England English estates evidence Aspects of the mediaeval landscape of Somerset.

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About the Author. Andrew Pickering has lived in Selwood Forest for over 30 years, initially in Frome and more recently in Bruton. He is Senior Lecturer in History and Archaeology at Strode College, Somerset, and is Programme Manager of a History, Heritage and Archaeology degree course at the University of Plymouth/5(4).

The History of Durslade Farm. Durslade Farm in Bruton, Somerset is today surrounded by fields and stone walls, and flanked by the B, but in medieval times it was a small, quiet patch of open land carved out of the thickets of the forest of Selwood. Its name, translated from ancient English, means Deer’s Glade – a place where deer roamed.

David lives in Pickering has lived in Selwood Forest for over 30 years, initially in Frome and more recently in Bruton. He is Senior Lecturer in History and Archaeology at Strode College, Somerset, and is Programme Manager of a History, Heritage and Archaeology degree course at the University of Plymouth/5(7).

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Bruton – Church of St. Mary the Virgin Extracts from the excellent book, A brief history of St. Mary the Virgin, by John Brighton. Search for recommended Pen Selwood hotels. Book promo rate for cheap hotels with Traveloka ☑️Hygiene ☑️Flexible ☑️Worry Free. All you need to know about status and policy of flights during Corona Virus Outbreak.

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The Gleam is an annual review of our school year for which celebrates the achievements and life at school for everyone at Bruton School for Girls and Sunny Hill Prep. Full text of "The History of Wincanton, Somerset, from Earliest Times to the Year " See other formats. Written on the cover: ‘Original brought by Mr Dymock 4 January ’, ‘Survey Book folio 5 last ‘asle’.

The 3 lives named in this lease are noted in the margin thereof to be dead’, ‘Contract with Mr Ord dat. 19th Dec. per 12£ fine for adding one life. This property is located at Pits Farm, Pear Ash Lane, Pen Selwood, Wincanton BA9 8LX and has an estimated current value of £, Pear Ash Lane has 10 properties on it with an average current value of £, compared to an average property value of £, for BA9.

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[Here begins the Printed Register Book.] Note.-Unless otherwise stated, the parties are of the Parish of Bruton, and. bachelor or spinster.

Aug. 25 Humphry Ludlow, sojourner, & Thomasen Gould. Sept. 25 William Thomas, sojourner, & Hannah Maggs. Apr. 01 William Lapham, of Barnes in Surry, & Honor Frampton. Apr 23 Robert Hill & Elizabeth.Review Blog Nov 30 The Selwood Boys: Battle Royale by Tony Wilson.

Harper Collins, ISBN (Age: 7+) Recommended. The Selwood Boys - Battle Royale is an Aussie story using football playing brothers as the main characters. Tony Wilson has elaborated on the childhood memories of the boys and the football theme runs through the story.Parish Registers were instigated by Thomas Cromwell from in the reign of Henry VIII, recording every wedding, baptism and burial.

There are gaps in the records for a variety of reasons, such as the civil war, but these records are a prime source for building family trees.