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Legends of Devon

By L.A. Westcott

London, Exeter & Dawlish, (1848) 120 pp.

Index prepared by Michael Steer

This small, entertaining book seems to have been produced for circulation among a small intimate group of friends. It is a product of the later years of the English Romantic movement. Beside the introduction and terminal address to Luscombe (in verse), it contains the legends of - The Parson and Clerk Rocks; Bradley's Height; Blue Bird of Horna Wood ; The Man who Maltreated a Ghost, or the Legend of Littleham; Linton Castle; Kent's Cavern; Berry Pomeroy; and Babbicombe Bay. In a book like this, perhaps, the reader should not look for historical accuracy, nor etymological accuracy. The full text is available at https://books.google.co.uk/ with a search by either title or author. The original from which this surname index is made, is held at the Bodleian Library.
Name Page
Allan, Lord 62
Brioniis, Earl of 30-32, 38
Burgess 107
Canute 25
Carey, Lady Serena 74-83
Carey, Sir Harry 73, 77-79, 81, 83
Champernowne, Lady Constance                94-96
Clovelly, Katherine of 29-35, 37, 38
Creveldt, Amabel de 46, 51
Creveldt, Sir Hugh de 44, 45, 47, 49-51, 53, 54
Courcy, Count de 36
Courtenay, Earl of devon 93
Courtenay, Lady Avisa 93
Cuthred 22-25
Edward, Prince 74
Edward VI 99-102
Ella 22-25, 89-91, 93, 106, 107
Ferriar, Doctor 42
Hamo, Magician 29-35, 38
Henry VIII 94, 96-98, 102, 103
Isabella, Queen 74
Izaacks, Captain 51, 54
Kent, Sir Digby 74
Kent, Sir Kenneth 73, 74, 76-83
James, King 56
Lamort, Doctor 12
Linton, Earl of 62, 68, 69
Linton, Joscelyn 64, 65, 68, 70
Linton, Lady Camilla 62, 64, 65, 67, 68, 70
Linton, Lady Edith of 61
Linton, Lady Isabel 62, 64, 65, 70
Lodbroke, Ragner 21
Lynemouth, Reginald of 70
Mapes, Walter de 8
Margarette, Lady of Buckfastleigh 65
Mortimer, Earl 74
Parr, Queen Katherine 94, 99
Philip, King 29, 36
Pomeroy, Adomar de 87, 88, 90-93
Pomeroy, de, family 87, 92, 93, 98, 102, 103
Pomeroy, Lady Constance 97, 105
Pomeroy, Lord Raymond de 94-96, 99, 103, 105
Porlock, Albert, Knight of 29, 32-34, 36, 37
Rawleigh, Sir Walter 56
Rollo, Duke of Normandy 87, 106
Scott, Walter 42, 105
Sefton, Jane 75
Seymour family 105, 107
Seymour, Lord 99, 100
Somerset, Duke of 99, 100, 101
Somerset, Duchess of 101, 103-106
Styles, Deacon of Ashcombe 10
Sweyn 25
Whalingham family 46, 56
Whalingham, Havise de 46
Whalingham, Sir Roger de 44-48
William, King, the Conqueror 87, 88, 92, 103

Last updated 17 Oct 2014 - Brian Randell.

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