History and folklore of Puddington
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Published by Privately published .
Written in English

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Statementwritten and produced by Gillian Williams and Bryan Blakeman.
ContributionsBlakeman, Bryan.
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Open LibraryOL15949162M

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History. Puddington is recorded in the Domesday book (), within the Wirral Hundred of Cheshire, with ten households listed. Formerly a township in Burton parish, it includes the hamlets of Badger's Rake (part), Benty Heys, Croxton Wood, Two Mills (part of, until ), Shotwick and Woodbank. The population was in , in , in and in Ceremonial county: Cheshire.   Under one cover, Colum draws from Irish history, folklore, myth, song and legend to introduce the reader, in a mere pages, to the best of authentic Ireland. First printed in , this volume captures an Ireland that has long since faded into memory. Today, there are no more clay cottages roofed in thatch, except, perhaps, for the by: 8.   Mermaids contains a treasure trove of fun facts, myths, legends, and quotes on the beloved wonders of the deep. But while there were many things I loved about this book, there were a few bit I wasn’t fond of as well. Thus I bring you a pro/con list! Pros: • The book itself is beautiful. Whoever did the formatting did a stunning job/5(). "PUDDINGTON, or Podington, a small village, on an eminence near the source of the river Creedy, 7 miles N. of Crediton, and 8 miles W. by S. of Tiverton, has in its parish souls, and A. of land. the manor belonged at an early period to the Sackvilles, and afterwards to the Walronds. it now belongs, with most of the soil, to C.N. Welman, Esq., of Puddington Lodge, a neat thatched residence in the Italian .

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