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History of Skipton (W. R. Yorks.)

by William Harbutt Dawson

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Published by Simpkin, Marshall in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Skipton (England) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W. Harbutt Dawson.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 408 p. :
    Number of Pages408
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22882679M
    OCLC/WorldCa10396493

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It was published in by Edmondson & Co, Skipton whose senior partner was John Dawson, William’s father. John Dawson was also proprietor and editor of the Liberal weekly newspaper, “Craven Pioneer”. Appears in books from Page He sprang in glee, — for what cared he That the river was strong, and the rocks were steep.

— But the greyhound in the leash hung back, And checked him. Limited edition reprint of this history of the Yorkshire Dales market town of Skipton in Craven.

Limited to copies this is numbered Includes a foreword by local historian R. Geoffrey Rowley. Tatty dust wrapper has been mended with tape which has been carefully remeoved but has left yellow marks.

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The name Skipton means 'sheep-town', a northern dialect form of Shipton. The name is recorded in the Domesday Book of It was important during the English Civil War and was the site of a prisoner of war camp during the First World War.

One of the oldest mills in North Yorkshire, High Corn Mill is powered by the waters of Eller Beck, and dates to when it was owned by Robert de. The villages around Skipton nestle among the folding hills. Gargrave is very picturesque with excellent picnic places beside the river which flows through the village.

Children love to fish for minnows and sticklebacks in the shallow water and cross and re-cross the river by the two sets of stepping stones. A BRIEF HISTORY OF SKIPTON Skipton is derived from the Anglo Saxon words ‘sceap’ (sheep) and ‘tun’ (town) and is recorded in the Doomesday Book as Scepeton and has been the economic centre for the Craven and Southern Dales from this time.

For one such as myself born and bred in Skipton and who therefor has some knowldge of its history this book was an eye-opener. The author has worked from original records which it would be difficult to access today to give a fascinating account of the town enriched with mundane but interesting facts about the townspeople and how they lived, what festivals they enjoyed, what superstitions they Reviews: 3.

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Harbutt Dawson and published in The book contains over pages, along with 18 illustrations and a comprehensive index. The following are available to help you ascertain the contents of the book.

The History of Skipton Castle Soon after Robert de Romille, a Norman baron, built a primitive fort here but its timber ramparts did little to stop rampaging.

began the preparation of this book, it had always been to m e matter for surprise that the history of Skipton had continued so long unwritten. The annals of our ancient town being so remarkable, and the material so abundant, it seemed unaccountable that a History of Skipton was not in existence even before Dr.

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Covering the period from the Norman Conquest to the 21st century, The History of Skipton uses long-forgotten reports and archives to reveal many. For one such as myself born and bred in Skipton and who therefor has some knowldge of its history this book was an eye-opener.

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Enjoy your stay, take in the morning papers, wind down & totally relax in the real history of the oldest part of Skipton and the beautiful Dales surrounding it.

Book Direct Find Out More 1 Raikes Rd, Skipton BD23 2PB.THE seeds for this book are probably in the genes. My grandfather was a Dales farmer and so too were his ancestors going back to at least It is impossible to name a precise moment when I was.