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" ... adorned and defended by a lake partly artificial, across which Leicester had constructed a stately bridge, that Elizabeth might enter the Castle by a path hitherto untrodden, instead of the usual entrance to the northward, over which he had erected... "
A dictionary, geographical, statistical, and historical, of the various ... - Page 101
by John Ramsay M'Culloch - 1851
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The castles and abbeys of England

William Beattie - 1842
...to the northward, over which he had erected a (SfaU |^OUSE or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to...chief. Beyond the lake lay an extensive chase, full of red deer, fallow deer, roes, and every species of game, and abounding with lofty trees, from amongst...
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Black's picturesque tourist and road-book of England and Wales

1843
...entrance to the northward, over which he had erected a gatehouse or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to...chief. Beyond the lake lay an extensive chase, full of red deer, fallow deer, roes, and every species of game, and abounding with lofty trees, from amongst...
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The castles and abbeys of England, Volume 1

William Beattie - Abbeys - 1844
...to the northward, over which he had erected a ClatC- house or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to...chief. Beyond the lake lay an extensive chase, full of red deer, fallow deer, roes, and every species of game, and abounding with lofty trees, from amongst...
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The Waverley Novels: With the Author's Last Corrections and Additions, Volume 3

Walter Scott - 1844
...to the northward, over w'hich he had erected a gate-house, or barbican, which stilj exists, nnd is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to...a northern chief. Beyond the lake lay an extensive chose, full of red deer, fallow deer, rocs, and every species of game, and abounding with lofty "trees,...
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M'Culloch's Universal Gazetteer: A Dictionary ..., Volume 2, Part 1

John Ramsay McCulloch - Geography - 1844
...a stately bridge, and on the N. ride was a barblcan, which, even in ita prÍtent ruinous state. Is equal in extent and superior in architecture to the...castle of many a northern chief. Beyond the lake lay an eiteosivc 103 chase, fall of deer und game, and abounding with lofty t Uuoen Elizabeth twice visited...
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Waverley novels. (Abbotsford ed.).

1844
...entrance to the northward, over which he had erected a gate-house, or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to the baronial castle of many a northern chief. Beyonil the lake lay an extensive chase, full of red deer, fallow deer, roes, and every species of...
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Rambles by Rivers: The Avon

James Thorne - Avon River, Upper (England). - 1845 - 253 pages
...have been. Besides the gate-house, which still exists, and which, as Sir Walter Scott remarks, " is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to the baronial castle of many a northern chief;" he also built the gallery-tower at the end of the long jousting gallery, from whence the ladies might...
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The Waverley Novels: With the Author's Last Corrections and Additions, Volume 4

Sir Walter Scott - 1846
...entrance to the northward, over which he had erected a gate-house, or barbican, which stil| exists, and is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to...chief. Beyond the lake lay an extensive chase, full of red deer, fallow deer, roes, and every species of game, and abounding with lofty trees, from amongst...
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Black's Picturesque Tourist and Road-book of England and Wales

Adam and Charles Black (Firm) - England - 1846 - 429 pages
...entrance to the northward, over which he had erected a gatehouse or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent, and superior in architecture, to...chief. Beyond the lake lay an extensive chase, full of red deer, fallow deer, roes, and every species of game, and abounding with lofty trees, from amongst...
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A New and Popular Pictorial Description of England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales ...

Great Britain - 1847 - 557 pages
...entrance to the northward, over which he had erected a gatehouse or barbican, which still exists, and is equal in extent and superior in architecture to the...chief. Beyond the lake lay an extensive chase, full of red deer, fallow deer, roes, and every species of game, and abounding with lofty trees, from among...
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