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history of Stony Stratford

Francis Edwin Hyde

history of Stony Stratford

and the immediate vicinity

by Francis Edwin Hyde

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Published by McCorquodale in Wolverton .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby F. E. Hyde and S. F. Markham.
ContributionsMarkham, S. F.
The Physical Object
Pagination191p. ;
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20488055M

Buy Stony Stratford Past (None) by Ayers, Robert, Lambert, Audrey (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(4). Stony Stratford, Stony Stratford, United Kingdom. 6, likes 12 talking about this. This is now a public page where anyone can post comments and have discussions about our lovely ers: K.

a (2) Roman Hoard (SP ), usually known as the Stony Stratford hoard, but found S. of the village of Old Stratford and thus within the county of Northampton, on Boulder Clay at 70 m. above OD. The hoard was discovered in Windmill Field in and was contained in an urn. Buy A HISTORY OF STONY STRATFORD AND THE IMMEDIATE VICINITY. by Hyde, F.E. and S.F. Markham. (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Author: F.E. and S.F. Markham. Hyde.

Stony Stratford's unusual claim to fame is the cock and bull story. Legend has it that the phrase originated from the town's two main inns, the Cock and the Bull, who swapped increasingly outlandish travellers' stories in a bid to outdo each other. Milton Keynes Christian Books, Stony Stratford MK Christian Books opened on Wednesday 18th March Situated just two miles from Wolverton and within easy reach by public transport, the shop is the nearest alternative for former customers of St Andrew's Bookshop, Wolverton, which closed down at the end of February


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History of Stony Stratford by Francis Edwin Hyde Download PDF EPUB FB2

Stony Stratford is the home of Folk on the Green, the area's major local free folk music festival. Stony Stratford Town Council The Library Church Street Stony Stratford MK11 1BD tel: fax: or [email protected] History of 'the town on the road' Stony Stratford has always had strategic importance as the crossing point over the River Ouse, for a prehistoric trackway, the Roman Watling Street, the major London to Holyhead coaching road and latterly the A5.

The following quotes are from Stony Stratford residents recalling their teenage years in the early part of the 20th century The Parish Church of St.

Mary and St. Giles When the people of Stony Stratford looked out on the Feast of Stephen in they saw smoke coming from. This is a wonderful book if you are interested in the history of Stony Stratford, as I am, it also has photos of some of distant relatives, so is very special. I bought this for my Mother who has also been looking into the history of the people of Stony Stratford.5/5(3).

As early as the northern section of the town was recorded as Old Stratford. It was when the first shop is mentioned in Stony Stratford, and then a capital Messuage in In a 'grant of pavage' was issued for four years to repair the King's Highway between the two Stratfords (probably Fenny & Stony).

A History of Stony Stratford and the Immediate Vicinity by HYDE F E and MARKHAM S F and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Stony Stratford, Stony Stratford, United Kingdom.

6, likes 10 talking about this. This is now a public page where anyone can post comments and have discussions about our lovely ers: K. Stony Stratford is a market town in Milton Keynes which historically sat on the route from London to Chester.

This route is Watling Street, now the A5 and is a famous Roman route. It is in north-west Milton Keynes and the River Ouse between Stony Stratford and Old Stratford borders Buckinghamshire and Northamptonshire. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ayers, Robert.

Stony Stratford past. Chichester, West Sussex, England: Phillimore, 15 Jun - A place to collect old photographs of Stony Stratford from around the web.

See more ideas about Old photos, Stony and Milton keynes pins. Other nearby recommended towns & villages. Milton Keynes (46 Pictures). in the county of Buckinghamshire ( miles, km, direction E of Stony Stratford) Of interest to visitors to the town is Milton Keynes Museum, this preserves the history of the town and its area from the early 19th century through to the present day.

Set on the historic Roman road of Watling Street, Stony Stratford has a rich history stretching to every part of this traditional market town.

As an important strategic travelling location, kings, queens, highwaymen and the military have all visited the town over the centuries. You can also ask your hotel's concierge so you can find out where a couple of the local areas to grab a cocktail or dinner in Stony Stratford are.

Book Your Stony Stratford Historic Hotel. Stony Stratford has vintage hotels that maintain the look and feel of another era. Some of these famous hotels are where important poets may have stayed. NB: These are all the names of all the administrative units which we have associated with Stony Stratford, and you must judge whether all or even any of them are variant names for the place.

They may well include the names of other locations or areas: For cities, the associated administrative units will usually include parishes, especially ecclesiastical parishes, one of. Old Stratford is a village in the south of the English county of population of the village (including Passenham) at the Census was 1,The 'Stratford' part of the village name is Anglo-Saxon in origin and means 'ford on a Roman road'.

The Roman road in this sense is the Watling Street that runs through the middle of the ct: South Northamptonshire. Stony Stratford Town Council The Library Church Street Stony Stratford MK11 1BD tel: fax: or [email protected] Site Map Terms &.

Very popular book detailing the many inns from Stony Stratford's past and present. This is an ideal gift for someone with an interest in local history. "Stony Stratford was an important stopping place on Watling Street and soon after its foundation at the end of the 12th century it became an attractive resting place for royal entourages.

But books—or stories, strictly speaking—are an important piece of Stony Stratford's history. In the Middle Ages, the town was a stopping place for travellers, thanks to its location on Watling Author: Rachel Hurn. Buy A History of Stony Stratford by Francis E. Hyde, S.F. Markham from Waterstones today.

Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Book Edition: 2nd Revised Edition. STRATFORD (Stony), a small town and a parish in the district of Potterspury and county of town stands on Watling-street and the river Onse, 2 miles WSW of Wolverton r.

station, and 7½ NE by E of Buckingham; is supposed, by some antiquaries, to occupy the site of the Roman Lactodorum; was Edward IV.'s starting-place to Grafton, to marry Elizabeth. Around Stony Stratford: A second selection (Britain in old photographs) [Lambert, Audrey] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Around Stony Stratford: A second selection (Britain in old photographs)5/5(4).[1] [2] A 2 miles ( km)-long extension opened in to Deanshanger to the west of Stony Stratford, [2] but the tramway company quickly ran into financial trouble and declared bankruptcy in [2] The line was purchased by a syndicate of Bedford businessmen, which reopened the Wolverton to Stony Stratford section in [2].Stony Stratford hotels: low rates, no booking fees, no cancellation fees.

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