eBook History and Antiquities of the County Palatine of Durham: v. 1 (Classical County Histories) download
by Robert Surtees
Author: Robert Surtees
Publisher: EP Publishing Ltd; Facsimile of 1816 ed edition (December 1972)
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Robert Surtees (1779 – 13 February 1834) was a celebrated English historian and antiquary of his native County Durham. Surtees was born in Durham, and educated at Kepier School, Houghton-le-Spring, and later at Christ Church, Oxford. Although a student of law he never practised as a lawyer. From 1802 he spent most of his life at Mainsforth Hall. By 1804, Surtees had begun collecting material for what was to become his monumental county history, The History of Durham.
English county histories, in other words historical and topographical (or "chorographical") works concerned with individual ancient counties . Robert Surtees, The History and Antiquities of the County Palatine of Durham.
English county histories, in other words historical and topographical (or "chorographical") works concerned with individual ancient counties of England, were produced by antiquarians from the late 16th century onwards. The content was variable: some recorded archaeological sites, but others were heavily slanted towards the genealogies of county families and other biographical material, particularly relating to property and the descent of lordships of manors. Both Hutchinson and Surtees drew on the work of George Allan
Durham, History and Antiquities. Originally published by Nichols and Son, London, 1820.
Describes the 21 parishes and chapelries of Chester ward in the north of the county, including Gateshead, Jarrow and other parts of present-day urban Tyneside. Durham, History and Antiquities. This free content was digitised by double rekeying.
By 1816 the first volume of The History and Antiquities of the County Palatine of Durham was published ("compiled from original records preserved in public repositories and private collections by Robert Surtees"). Two further volumes followed and a final volume was published posthumously in 1840. The work covers much of the county but does not include Weardale, Teesdale, the Aucklands, Brancepeth, or Durham Castle or Cathedral. James Raine, the Elder compiled The History and Antiquities of North-Durham, 1852, to supply the need
There are multiple books here, all with the same name, published at different times, by three . 1816 Version, by Robert Surtees (update of the 1785 books). Vol. 1 (1908) by Robert Surtees. Sunderland and District Section.
There are multiple books here, all with the same name, published at different times, by three different authors: Surtees, Hutchinson, Fordyce. Please cite the correct author and publication date. by Surtees, Robert, 1779-1834. by William Hutchinson. 1 published in 1816. 2. 3. 4 published in 1840, six years after Robert Surtees died, by Rev. James Raine. com/books?id p-YMAAAAYAAJ.