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" Highness' body coach, would have suffered very much if the nimble boors of Sussex had not frequently poised it or supported it with their shoulders, from Godalming almost to Petworth, and the nearer we approached the Duke's house, the more inaccessible... "
The Results of Machinery: Namely, Cheap Production and Increased Employment ... - Page 202
by Charles Knight - 1831 - 216 pages
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The London Magazine

1828
...frequently poised it, ot supported it with their shoulders, from Godalming almost to Petworth, ancf the nearer we approached the Duke's house the more...horses out of his own coach, whereby we were enabled to ttace out the way fbr hith.” Afterwards, writing of his depatture on the following day from Petworth...
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Some Remarks on the Early Use of Carriages in England, Volume 20

James Heywood Markland - Carriages and carts - 1824 - 36 pages
...almost to Petworth ; and the nearer we approached to the Duke's house the more unaccessible it seem'd to be. The last nine miles of the- way cost us six...whereby we were enabled to trace out the way for him ; they made us believe that the several grounds we crost, and his grace's park, would alleviate the...
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The Extractor; or Universal repertorium of literature, science ..., Volume 1

1829
...suffered very much if the nimble boors of Sussex had r.ot frequently poised it, or supported it whh their shoulders, from Godalming almost to Petworth,...it, if our good master had not several times lent its a pair of horses ont of his own coarh, whereby we were enabled to trace oat the way for him." Afterwards,...
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Domestic Life in England, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time: With ...

Education - 1835 - 379 pages
...their shoulders, from Godalming almost to Petworth. The last nine miles of the way cost us six hours to conquer them; and indeed, we had never done it,...whereby we were enabled to trace out the way for him*." Again, about 1746, a manuscript letter from a servant of the duke of Somerset, .dated from London,...
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The Weekly Visitor, Issue 1

Christian life - 1835
...their shoulders, from Godalming almost to Petworth. The last nine miles of the way cost us six hours to conquer them ; and, indeed, we had never done it,...whereby we were enabled to trace out the way for him."* Again, about 1746, a manuscript letter from a servant of the duke of Somerset, dated from London, and...
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Observations Upon Certain Roman Roads and Towns in the South of Britain ...

Henry Lawes Long - England - 1836 - 85 pages
...both our coach which was the leading, and his highness's body coach, would have suffered very often, if the nimble boors of Sussex had not frequently poised...pair of horses out of his own coach, whereby we were able to trace out the way for him ; they made us believe that the several grounds we crossed, and his...
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The Saturday Magazine ...

1839
...duke's house, the more unaccessible it seemed to be. The last nine miles of the vpy cost us six-hours' time to conquer them; and, indeed we had never done...whereby we were enabled to trace out the way for him." A letter, written in 1673, says,-^" Honoured father, my il u tie premised, &c. I got to London on Saturday...
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The Patrician, Volume 4

John Burke, Bernard Burke - Genealogy - 1847
...Duke's house, the more unaccessible it seemed to be. The last nine miles of the way cost us six hours to conquer them, and indeed we had never done it, if our good master hud not several times lent us a pair of horses out of his own coach, whereby we were enabled to trace...
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The book of carriages, or, A short account of modes of conveyance

Book - 1853 - 217 pages
...Godalming almost to Petworth, and the nearer we approached the Duke's house, the more unaccessible it seemed to be. The last nine miles of the way cost...whereby we were enabled to trace out the way for him." It is difficult to determine the exact period at which a stage coach first appeared upon the road,...
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The Book of Carriages ; Or, A Short Account of Modes of Conveyance, from ...

Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain). General Literature Committee - Carriages and carts - 1853 - 217 pages
...Godalming almost to Petworth, and the nearer we approached the Duke's house, the more unaccessible it seemed to be. The last nine miles of the way cost...whereby we were enabled to trace out the way for him." It is difficult to determine the exact period at which a stage coach first appeared upon the road,...
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