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" Here lies in horizontal position the outside case of George Routleigh, watchmaker ; whose abilities in that line were an honour to his profession. Integrity was the mainspring, and prudence the regulator, of all the actions of his life. "
Notes and Queries - Page 117
1866
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The Polyanthea: Or, A Collection of Interesting Fragments, in ..., Volume 1

Charles Henry Wilson - Anecdotes - 1804
...watch-maker,' whose abilities in that line were an honour to his profession ; integrity was the ' main spring,' and prudence the ' regulator' of all the actions of...except when set a-going by people who did not know 1 his key — ' Even then, he was easily ' set right' again. He had the art of disposing his time so...
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The Lady's Weekly Miscellany, Volume 8

1808
...PENDLUM, WATCH-MAKER, Whose ability in his line were an honor to his profession. Integrity was his Main-spring, and Prudence the Regulator of all the actions of his life. Huthane, generous, and liberal, his Hand never stppped till he had relieved distress. So nicely Regulated...
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The Mirror of literature, amusement, and instruction [ed. by T. Byerley ...

Thomas Byerley - 1823
...the ' outside case' of ' Peter Pendulum, watch-maker,' whose abilities in that line were an honour to his profession ; integrity was the ' mainspring,'...and prudence the ' regulator' of all the actions of his.life. Humane, generous, and liheral, his hand never stopped till he had relieved distress. So nicely...
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THE MIRROR OF LITERATURE, AMUSEMENT, AND INSTRUCTION: CONTAINING ORIGINAL ...

BARON BROUGHAM & VAUX - 1831
.... • The outside case of George Routleigh, Watchmaker, Whose abilities in that line were an honour To his profession ; Integrity was the main-Spring,...His Hand never stopped Till he had relieved distress ; Sincerely regulated were all his movements, That he never went wrorur; • Except when Set a-going...
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Memoirs of the Most Eminent American Mechanics: Also, Lives of Distinguished ...

Henry Howe - Industrial arts - 1840 - 482 pages
...position The "outside case" of George Routleigh, Watch Maker, Whose abilities in that line were an honor To his Profession. Integrity was the " Main-spring,"...Hand" never stopped Till he had relieved distress. So sincerely "regulated" were all his movements, That he never " went wrong," Except when " set agoing"...
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Home scenes: or, Tavistock and its vicinity

Rachel Evans - Tavistock (England) - 1846 - 258 pages
...Watchmaker, Whose abilities in that line were an honour to his profession : Integrity was the Main Spring And Prudence the Regulator: Of all the actions of...stopped Till he had relieved distress : So nicely were all his Actions regulated That he never went wrong, Except when set a-going By people Who did...
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Home scenes: or, Tavistock and its vicinity

Rachel Evans - Tavistock (England) - 1846 - 258 pages
...Watchmaker, Whose abilities in that line were an honour to his profession : Integrity was the Main Spring And Prudence the Regulator : Of all the actions of...stopped Till he had relieved distress : So nicely were all his Actions regulated That he never went wrong, Except when set a-going By people Who did...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1879
...whose abilities in that line were an honour to the profession ; Integrity was the Main Spring, r.nd Prudence the Regulator of all the Actions of his life...relieved Distress — so nicely regulated were all his Movements that he never went wrong except when set a-going by People who did not know his Key, even...
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A hand-book for travellers in Devon & Cornwall [by T.C. Paris].

Thomas Clifton Paris - 1851
...position the outside case of George Routleigh, watchmaker; whose abilities in that ! line were an honour to his profession. ' Integrity was the main-spring,...motions that he never went wrong, except when set a going by people who j did not know his key. Even then j he was easily set right again. He had the...
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A Hand-book for Travellers in Devon & Cornwall...

John Murray (Firm) - Cornwall (England : County) - 1851 - 243 pages
...position the outside case of George Routleigh, watchmaker; whose abilities in that line were an honour to his profession. Integrity was the main-spring,...hand never stopped till he had relieved distress, j So nicely regulated were all his motions that he never went wrong, except when set a going by people...
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