Devonshire Cambridge County Geographies
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Devonshire Cambridge County Geographies

By Francis A. Knight, Louie M. (Knight) Dutton
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Table of Contents
  • DEVONSHIRE
  • PREFACE
  • CONTENTS
  • ILLUSTRATIONS
  • MAPS
  • 1. County and Shire. The Name Devonshire.
  • 2. General Characteristics.
  • 3. Size. Shape. Boundaries.
  • 4. Surface and General Features.
  • 5. Watershed. Rivers and the tracing of their courses. Lakes.
  • 6. Geology.
  • 7. Natural History.
  • 8. A Peregrination of the Coast: 1, The Bristol Channel.
  • 9. A Peregrination of the Coast: 2, The English Channel.
  • 10. Coastal Gains and Losses. Sandbanks. Lighthouses.
  • 11. Climate and Rainfall.
  • 12. People—Race. Dialects. Settlements. Population.
  • 13. Agriculture—Main Cultivations. Woodlands. Stock.
  • 14. Industries and Manufactures.
  • 15. Mines and Minerals.
  • 16. Fisheries and Fishing Stations.
  • 17. Shipping and Trade.
  • 18. History of Devonshire.
  • 19. Antiquities.
  • 20. Architecture—(a) Ecclesiastical.
  • 21. Architecture—(b) Military.
  • 22. Architecture—(c) Domestic.
  • 23. Communications: Past and Present.
  • 24. Administration and Divisions—Ancient and Modern.
  • 25. The Roll of Honour of the County.
  • 26. THE CHIEF TOWNS AND VILLAGES OF DEVONSHIRE.
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