East sussex online library catalogue
These tracts are well cultivated, and produce good crops of grain, &c., especially in the Vale of the White Horse. John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles 1887 See also general descriptions about Berkshire from Berkshire FHS, Pigot's 1830 Directory, The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868), Cassell's Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland, 1899 . It is intersected in a westerly direction by a line of chalk hills, a continuation of the Chilterns, the highest elevation being White Horse Hill, alt. lies the Vale of Kennet, watered by the Kennet stream. For parliamentary purposes it is divided into 3 divisions, viz., Northern or Abingdon, Southern or Newbury, and Eastern or Wokingham, 1 member for each division. Windsor Forest, covering upwards of 50,000 ac., lies in the E. The geographic extent of the county has changed over the centuries (more about boundary changes... For the purposes of these pages, Berkshire is the pre-1974 county defined by the Towns and Parishes list and this map of the ecclesiastical parishes of 19th century Berkshire.
Read More Just released: our January to March 2018 teaching dates!The field book provides information about a property.You may need to consult more than one plan to identify the correct field book.Identify a full document reference for a plan by searching the Valuation Office map finder at The National Archives’ Labs website.This index map is searchable by place name and should supply you with a full document reference, for example IR 121/1/24.