Marazion sentence example
- A causeway of boulders and pebbles, thrown up by the sea and passable at low tide, unites Marazion with the insular St Michael's Mount (q.v.).
- The charter attributed to Robert count of Mortain, granting lands and liberties to St Michael's Mount, opposite Marazion, included a market on Thursdays.
- He transferred in fact the fairs and markets from the demesne lands of the Bloyous in Marazion to those of the prior.
- In 1595 Queen Elizabeth granted to Marazion a charter of incorporation.
- It is frequently stated that Marazion had formerly the right of returning two members to parliament, but that owing to its inability to pay the members' expenses the right was lost.Advertisement
- Marazion was once a flourishing town, and owed its prosperity to the throng of pilgrims who came to visit St Michael's Mount.
- The rise and progress of the neighbouring borough of Penzance in the 17th century was the undoing of Marazion.