Devon Notes and Queries, Volume 1

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Peter Fabyan Sparke Amery, John S. Amery, Joshua Brooking Rowe
J. G. Commin, 1901 - Cornwall (England : County)

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Page 198 - Committee consist of three members — two of whom must be the First Lord of the Admiralty and the Secretary of State for War...
Page 175 - Through the cleft rock, and chiming as they fall Upon loose pebbles, lose themselves at length In matted grass, that, with a livelier green, Betrays the secret of their silent course.
Page 158 - In witness whereof We have caused the Great Seal of Our United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland to be affixed to these Presents which We have signed with Our Royal Hand. Given at Our Court at Balmoral the twenty-fourth day of October in the year of Our Lord one thousand eight hundred and eighty-seven, and in the fifty-first year of Our Reign.
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Page 15 - We have also assigned you, and every two or more of you (of whom any one of you the aforesaid AB, CD., etc., we will shall be one), our justices to inquire the truth more fully, by the oath of good and lawful men of the aforesaid county, by whom the truth of the matter shall be the...
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