Topographical Notes. Vol. III, place and field names, ('Hessle History', also relates to Hull and East Riding)

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Details provided on individual entries may include: the location of the place or field, when it was created, any previous names, its owners and the development of the area. Other entries relate to objects or events such as a Bread Desk at Hessle Church and the Black Death of 1349. There is a separate sheet of paper with notes about the life of a Michael de la Pole. At the back of the notebook is a chronological history of Hessle written in pencil.

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