Synopses & Reviews
Excerpt from The History of the County of Gloucester, Vol. 2: Brought Down to the Year 1803
Hen. III. And 10 Edw. I.; and within these bounds are contained acres belonging to the crown, exclusive of a tract of land called Abbott's Wood, containing 872 acres, which was granted in. Fee, 42 Hen. II. To the con vent of Flaxley, and at the dissolution, 36 Henry VIII. Granted to Sir Anthony Kingston and his heirs, from whom, by purchase and inheritance, it has descended, with the manor of F laxley, to Sir Thos. Crawley Boevey, Bart. The original grant reserved the herbage for the King's deer and wild beasts; with all mines and quarries, giving power to the grantee to inclose one-tenth part thereof, and to'hold the same inclosed, against all ani mals, except the King's deer and other wild or venary beasts, leaving nine parts always open.
About the Publisher
Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com
This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.