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History of the Borough of Liskeard and its vicinity.

John Allen

History of the Borough of Liskeard and its vicinity.

by John Allen

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Published by W.F. Cash in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

The Physical Object
Paginationxviii,564p.,19[p.]of leaves :
Number of Pages564
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19289403M

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John Allen wrote a comprehensive history of Liskeard, replete with data and records from contemporary sources, from its origins to the C19th. It included accounts of its being chartered a Royal Borough with the privilege of sending two member to parliament, enjoying the privilege of operating a weekly market, and becoming a Stannary Town that 5/5(1).

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John Allen wrote a comprehensive history of Liskeard, replete with data and records from contemporary sources, from its origins to the C19th.

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Published by Sagwan Press 8/22/ () ISBN ISBN   Addeddate Google-id y_4VAAAAYAAJ Identifier bub_gb_y_4VAAAAYAAJ Identifier-ark ark://t22cm Ocr ABBYY FineReader Pages Liskeard (/ l ɪ ˈ s k ɑːr d / lih-SKARD; Cornish: Lyskerrys) is an ancient stannary and market town and civil parish in south east Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

Liskeard is situated approximately 20 miles (32 km) west of Plymouth, 14 miles (23 km) west of the River Tamar and the border with Devon, and 12 miles (20 km) east of town is at the head of the Looe valley in the.

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Liskeard, which also includes the Borough, is situated in the Deanery and Hundred of West. It is bordered by St Cleer to the north, Menheniot to the east, Morval, St Keyne, Duloe and St Pinnock to the south and St Neot to the west.

The town is mentioned in the Domesday Book of FromLiskeard returned two Members to Parliament. Devon and Cornwall Police use many different makes of vehicles from several different car manufacturers for different purposes.

The most common patrol vehicles are the Ford Focus and Vauxhall marked, operational vehicles use yellow and blue retro-reflective battenberg markings, with the force's older 'jam sandwich' style markings were phased out between and The town received its first charter from Richard, earl of Cornwall inand like many of the earl’s possessions it was absorbed into the duchy of Cornwall inalong with Liskeard manor, castle and park.

The borough was important enough to be enfranchised inand ten years later it was designated as one of Cornwall’s five. The History of The Borough of Liskeard. by John Allen (revised by William Paynter in ) Probably the most famous of Liskeard’s history books, Allen’s comprehensive understanding along with Paynter’s later revisions provide a detailed picture of Liskeard’s long and varied history.

Liskeard Bygones. The powers of the county debt-court of Liskeard, established inextend over the registration-district of Liskeard. The borough first sent representatives to parliament in the 23rd of Edward I.: it formerly returned two members, but was deprived of one by the act of the 2nd of William IV., cap.

45, when an enlarged district was substituted. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Allen, John, History of the Borough of Liskeard and its vicinity.

London, Cash, A SHORT HISTORY OF LISKEARD, CORNWALL, ENGLAND. By Tim Lambert. EARLY LISKEARD. The name Liskeard is believed to be derived from the words Lys Kerwyd which meant Kerwyd's court or palace. Unfortunately who Kerwyd was is lost in the mists of time.

At the time of the Domesday Book, inLiskeard was a typical village where the peasants lived. Buy The history of the borough of Liskeard First Edition by Allen, John (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : John Allen. The History of Liskeard. It is known that the town is over years old and that it had a market at the time of the Domesday Book (). It became a chartered borough inan Only certain towns were granted licence to hold them and they therefore attracted trade from a wide area.

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Martin), a borough, market town, and parish, and the head of a union, locally in the hundred of West, E. division of Cornwall. There are places of worship for the Society of Friends, Independents, Wesleyans and Association Methodists. Liskeard St Martin is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Cornwall.

Liskeard or Lyskerrys (Cornish) is one of Cornwall’s oldest towns. It is referenced in the Doomsday book in when it was little more than a small village. In the 13th century Liskeard became a town gaining the first of its eighteen charters in by Richard, Earl of Cornwall.

British Library Newspaper records - Library holds 14 million books,journal and newspaper titles Contains a wealth of news stories as reported in British newspapers which might help family history .A Brief History of Liskeard.

The first known reference to Liskeard was in the Domesday Book in In the first of eighteen charters was granted to the town allowing the holding of markets, the cattle market in the town operated until the end of   There are some literary references to the Vospers being connected to the mining industry, but they are mostly anecdotal sources (Traditions and Hearthside Stories), as opposed to, say, the History of the Borough of Liskeard and its Vicinity.