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The linguistic geography of Shropshire and Worcestershire

Donald R. Sykes

The linguistic geography of Shropshire and Worcestershire

a phonological study

by Donald R. Sykes

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.A.)--University of Leeds.

StatementDonald R. Sykes.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx, 374 leaves :
Number of Pages374
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22826712M

Roman and British. The Roman settlement at the site passes unmentioned by Ptolemy's Geography, the Antonine Itinerary and the Register of Dignitaries, but would have grown up on the road opened between Glevum and Viroconium in the 40s and river crossing of the Severn at Worcester was also the likely destination of the unfinished east-west Roman-dated . The rural urban fringe of Shrewsbury is changing due to _ where families are moving away from congested areas Sutton, s, Radbrook, s, 2km2, construction and maintenance The new housing estates of _ (built in the _) and _ (built in the _) both built south of Shrewsbury for more middle income earners occupy _ of land and have provided.

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How To Get To Shropshire. Shropshire is on the border of North Wales and is surrounded by Cheshire, Staffordshire, Herefordshire & Worcestershire. Shropshire is approximately 3 hours from London, an hour or so from Manchester and only 40 minutes from Birmingham. By Car. Shropshire connects to the M6 and motorway network via the M   Webb said 'Shropshire is a county where the dignity and beauty of ancient things lingers long, and I have been fortunate in being born and brought up in its magical atmosphere'.


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Shropshire Council was created ina unitary Constituent country: England. Language geography is the branch of human geography that studies the geographic distribution of language(s) or its constituent elements.

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Whitchurch is a small market town in the north of the county of Shropshire, England. It is the oldest town inhabited in Shropshire. The town lies 2 miles (3 km) east of the Welsh border. As ofthe town has a population of 9, The town was founded by the Romans and there are still some Roman artefacts that can be visited in a Museum.This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising.

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