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" coming to White-hill (now called Box-hill), hides itself, or is rather swallowed up at the foot of the hill there ; and for that reason the place is called the Swallow : but about two miles below it bubbles up and rises again ; so that the inhabitants... "
The Olio, Or, Museum of Entertainment - Page 43
1829
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Rural Sports, Volume 2

William Barker Daniel - Fishing - 1812
...of the Hill there ; and for that reason the place is called the Swallow ; but about two miles belovr it bubbles up, and rises again ; so that the Inhabitants of this Tract, no less than the Spaniards, may boast of having a Bridge that feeds several Flocks of Sheep"...
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The Beauties of England and Wales: Or Delineations, Topographical ...

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, James Norris Brewer, Joseph Nightingale, John Evans, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, Frederic Shoberl, John Bigland, Thomas Rees, Thomas Hood, John Harris - Architecture - 1813
...: but about two miles below it bubbles up and rises again ; so that the inhabitants of this tract, no less than the Spaniards, may boast of having a' bridge that feeds several flocks of sheep." On this statement the Rev. Mr. Manning makes the following comment, in which he has explained the true...
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The beauties of England and Wales: or, Delineations ..., Volume 20

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, James Norris Brewer, Joseph Nightingale, Frederic Shoberl, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, John Evans, John Bigland, Thomas Rees - Architecture - 1813
...: but about two miles below it bubbles up and rises again ; so that the inhabitants of this tract, no less than the Spaniards, may boast of having a bridge that feeds several flocks of sheep." On this statement the Rev. Mr. Manning makes the following comment, in which he has explained the true...
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Excursions in the County of Surrey: Comprising Brief Historical and ...

Thomas Cromwell - NEH British History Preservation Project - 1996 - 1821 - 190 pages
...Swallow; but, about two miles below, it bubbles up and rises again, so that the inhabitants of this tract, no less than the Spaniards, may boast of having a bridge that feeds several flocks of sheep." From this fabulous account (observes Mr. Manning), plainly founded on an idea suggested by common report,...
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Excursions in the county of Surrey [by T.K. Cromwell. With an additional ...

Thomas Kitson Cromwell - 1821
...; but, about two miles below, it bubbles up and rises again, so that the inhabitants of this tract, no less than the Spaniards, may boast of having a bridge that feeds several flocks of sheep." From this fabulous account (observes Mr. Manning), plainly founded on an idea suggested by common report,...
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Outlines of the Geology of England and Wales, with an Introductory ...

William Daniel Conybeare, William Phillips - 1822
...but, about two miles below, it bubbles up and rises again ; so that the inhabitants of this tract, no less than the Spaniards, may boast of having a bridge that feeds several flocks of sheep.' From this fabulous account, plainly founded on an idea suggested by common report, the reader might...
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Outlines of the Geology of England and Wales: With an Introductory ...

William Daniel Conybeare, William Phillips - Geology - 1822 - 470 pages
...of the hill there ; and, for that rea. son, the place is called the Swallow : but, about two milee below, it bubbles up and rises again ; so that the inhabitants of this tract, no less than the Spaniards, may boast of having a bridge that feeds several flocks of sheep.'...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 98, Part 1; Volume 143

Early English newspapers - 1828
...hills, Camden says, "The Mole hides itself, or is rather swallowed, at the foot of the hill (Box-hill), and for that reason the place is called The Swallow...successive years, and even ages, of primitive simplicity, hut a matter of faith among later topographers, until at length the late Mr. Manning, in his excellent...
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A history of the county of Surrey

Thomas Allen - Surrey (England) - 1831
...Swallow: but about two miles below it bubbles up and rises again ; so that the inhabitants of this tract, no less than the Spaniards, may boast of having a bridge that feeds several flocks of sheep." On this statement the Rev. Mr. Manning makes the following comment, in which he has explained the true...
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A topographical history of Surrey, by E.W. Brayley assisted by J. Britton ...

Edward Wedlake Brayley, John Britton - 1841
...up at the foot of the Hill there, and for that reason the place is called the Swallow ; but, almost two miles below it bubbles up and rises again ; so that the inhabitants of this tract, no less than the Spaniards, may boast of having a Bridge that feeds several flocks of sheep.""...
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