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Published by Arch .
Written in English


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Pagination91p.
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15323315M
ISBN 100947618066
OCLC/WorldCa24749363

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  Buy The A-Z of Curious Shropshire: Strange Stories of Mysteries, Crimes and Eccentrics by Shipley (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1).   The Little Book of Shropshire is an intriguing, fast-paced, fact-packed compendium of places, people, and events in the county, from its earliest origins to the present day. Here you can read about the important contributions Shropshire has made to the history of the nation, and meet some of the great men and women, the eccentrics and the scoundrels with which its history is : The Little Book of Shropshire is an intriguing, fast-paced, fact-packed compendium of places, people and events in the county, from its earliest origins to the present you can read about the important contributions Shropshire has made to the history of the nation, and meet some of the great men and women, the eccentrics and the scoundrels with which its history is littered. Memoirs of the life of the late John Mytton: Esq. of Halston, Shropshire with notices of his hunting, shooting, driving, racing, eccentric and extravagant exploits. By. Nimrod, Grego, Joseph, Alken, Henry Thomas, Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info.

The Little Book of Shropshire is an intriguing, fast-paced, fact-packed compendium of places, people and events in the county, from its earliest origins to the present day. Here you can read about the important contributions Shropshire has made to the history of the nation, and meet some of the great men and women, the eccentrics and the. Many books of character have been published which have recorded the acts, sayings, and fortunes of Eccentrics. The instances in the present Work are, for the most part, drawn from our own time, so as to present points of novelty which could not so reasonably be expected in portraits of older date. They are motley-minded and grotesque in many. The A-Z of Curious Wales Strange Stories of Mysteries, Crimes and Eccentrics. by cira Giants Rib and embalmed wives in A-Z of Curious Wales. Map of places in Shropshire compiled from this list See the list of places in England for places in other counties.. This is a list of towns and villages in the ceremonial county of Shropshire, list includes those places in Telford and with town status are shown in bold.

  By he had amassed a huge collection. By 21, he had so many that his father agreed to stump up the money for his museum. By the time he Walter had amassed some 4, specimens, over one million skins, nests, skeletons, and eggs, books dedicated to birds. John Mytton was born on 30 September , the son of John Mytton and Sarah Harriet. His family were Shropshire squires with a lineage that stretched back some years. His father died at the age of 30, when Jack was two years old, and he inherited the family seat of Halston Hall, Whittington, near Oswestry, which was worth £60, (£ million as of ), as well as an annual income of. Not surprisingly, Mytton is one of the characters in Edith Sitwell’s ‘English Eccentrics: A gallery of weird and wonderful men and women’ where he is described as a “poor driven drunken ghost This half-mad hunting hunted creature.” By his late 30s he was dying, a dissipated wreck, in debtors’ prison: “a tottering old-young man. Print book: Biography: English: A new edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Mytton, John, -- Eccentrics and eccentricities -- England -- Shropshire -- Biography. Shropshire (England) -- Biography. View all .