Ilchester sentence example
- ROGER BACON (c. 1214 - c. 1294), English philosopher and man of science, was born near Ilchester in Somerset.
- (London, 1896); Thomas Reynolds the younger, The Life of Thomas Reynolds (London, 1839); The Life and Letters of Lady Sarah Lennox, edited by the countess of Ilchester and Lord Stavordale (London, 1901); Ida A.
- ILCHESTER, a market town in the southern parliamentary division of Somersetshire, England, in the valley of the river Ivel or Yeo, 5 m.
- Ilchester has lost the importance it once possessed, and had in 1901 a population of only 564, but its historical interest is considerable.
- Ilchester (Cair Pensavelcoit, Ischalis, Ivelcestre, Yevelchester) was a fortified British settlement, and subsequently a military station of the Romans, whose Fosse Way passed through it.Advertisement
- granted a charter, confirmed by John in 1203, which gave Ilchester the same liberties as Winchester, with freedom from tolls and from being impleaded without the walls, the fee farm being fixed at £26, Ios.
- The bailiffs of Ilchester are mentioned before 1230.
- Ilchester was the centre of the county administration from the reign of Edward III.
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- RICHARD OF ILCHESTER (d.Advertisement
- granted him a mill at Ilchester; he is also called Richard of Toclyve.