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LONDON:
G. BELL, 186, FLEET STREET; J. R. SMITH, 36, SoHo SQUARE.

1854,

DEVIZES: PRINTED BY HENRY BULL,

SAINT JOHN STREET.

LOAN STACK

W7W69

CONTENTS OF VOL. I.

No. X.

97-104

On ORNITHOLOGY. No. 2. The Classification of Birds : By the Rev.

A. C. SMITH.

105-115

On WAYLEN'S HISTORY OF MARLBOROUGH: By G. P. SCROPE, Esq. 116-131

LELAND'S JOURNEY THROUGH WILTSHIRE, A.D. 1540-42. With a

Memoir and Notes : By the Rev. J. E. JACKSON

132-195

[Cricklade, 135. Malmesbury, 137. Corsham, Haselbury, South

Wraxhall, 142, Bradford, 148.' Trowbridge, 150. Farley Castle,

152. Bath, 155. Salisbury, 157. Old Sarum, 161. Burials in

Salisbury Cathedral, 164-71. Fisherton Delamere, 173. Stone-

henge, 175. Ramsbury, Bedwyn, and Marlborough, 176. Silbury

Hill and Avebury, 179. Ludgershall, 179. Devizes, 180. Steeple

Ashton, 182. Brooke Hall, near Westbury, 182. Edington,

185.9 Westbury to Trowbridge and Bath, 190. Marshfield* to

Trowbridge and Frome, 191. Bradford, 191. Selwood Forest,

192. Maiden Bradley, 193. Stourton, 193.]

ANGLO-SAXON CEMETERY AT HARNHAM HILL, near Salisbury: By the

Rev. J. E. JACKSON

196-208

WILTS TITLES' REGISTRATION : By J. WAYLEN, Esq.

208

MALMESBURY ABBEY_Corrody at: By J. WAYLEN, Esq.

210

135

“ GARSTON” Explained...

NATURAL HISTORY-Rare specimens occurring in Wilts: By Mr. W.

CUNNINGTON.

Icthyosaurus Campylodon (Fossil)

Testacellus Maugei.

Snake Fly, and Chalcis Aptera.

WILTS NOTES AND QUERIES—Calne, 131. Dog-whippers, 212. Stone-

henge (a Pastoral), 212. Rev. W. Harte, 212. Queen Anne at
Whetham, 212. The Princess Wilbrahama, 213. Penates found

at Devizes, 214.

CONTRIBUTIONS to Museum and Library...

Illustrations.

PAGE
68

74

Cucking Stool at Wootton Basset..

Ditto near Worthing
The Rudge Cup
Plan of Castle Grounds at Marlborough, A.D. 1723.
Farley Castle in A.D. 1645...
Old Stourton House, destroyed A.D. 1720.
Anglo-Saxon Relics at Harnham ..
Boyton Church : Windows in Lambert Chapel

Ditto Sir Alex. Giffard's Effigy
Kingston House, Bradford

Ditto Wood carving of Arms

118
128
152
194
200
236
237
265
268

PREFACE.

In laying before the public, under the present form, an Account of the Inaugural Meeting of the Wilts Archæological and Natural History Society, an opportunity is offered of explaining the character of the Publication which the Society now proposes to put forth.

It will be seen in the Rules, that a General Meeting is to be held once in every year, at some time and place to be fixed by the Committee, for the purpose of receiving an Annual Report, transacting business, and reading such Papers as may have been prepared for the occasion. These, with the Proceedings of each Meeting, will of course appear in print.

But it has been thought advisable not to confine the Society's efforts to an Annual Report. In the hope of sustaining a more lively interest in the objects for which it has been established, it is proposed to commence, as a medium of intercourse, a series of publications, of which the present is the First, relating to the general History and Antiquities of the County of Wilts. To those who reside in the more remote parts of it, such a means of communication, will be, it is presumed, particularly acceptable.

In order to place it within the reach of readers of every class, it will require to be of a more inexpensive kind than is common in Archæological and Topographical works : so that illustrations in engraving or lithograph, cannot frequently be introduced, unless

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