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" Within a few miles of the metropolis, there are supposed to be about five thousand acres of land constantly cultivated for the supply of the London markets with garden vegetables, exclusive of about eight hundred acres cropped with fruit of various kinds,... "
The book of English trades, and library of the useful arts - Page 166
by Book - 1818 - 444 pages
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The British Critic: A New Review, Volume 10

Theology - 1798
...and for cattle, after a fucceffion of which, they refreih it by fowing it with corn. " In the parifh of Fulham, the cultivation of gardens for the market is carried on to a greater extent than in any other in the kingdom. The quantky occupied by market-gardeners only is about 8co acres; to which may...
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The beauties of England and Wales: or, Delineations ..., Volume 20

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, James Norris Brewer, Joseph Nightingale, Frederic Shoberl, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, John Evans, John Bigland, Thomas Rees - Architecture - 1813
...Southwark ; and to the west on those of Deptford and Rotherhithe, In this parish the business of tanning is carried on to a greater extent than in any other part of the kingdom ; and here are also many wool-staplers, fell-mongers, curriers, leather-dressers, and parchment-makers....
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The Beauties of England and Wales: Or Delineations, Topographical ...

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, James Norris Brewer, Joseph Nightingale, John Evans, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, Frederic Shoberl, John Bigland, Thomas Rees, Thomas Hood, John Harris - Architecture - 1813
...Southwark ; and to the west on those of Depttbrd and Rotherhithe. In this parish the business of binning is carried on to a greater extent than in any other part of the kingdom ; and here are also many wool-staplers, fell-mongers, curriers, leather-dressers, and parchment-makers....
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The Book of English Trades, and Library of the Useful Arts ...

Industrial arts - 1818 - 442 pages
...about Sandwich in Kent. The example was soon followed near the metropolis; and, perhaps, there is not a finer sight any where than Covent-Garden market,...onions for seed, of which, on an average, there are $bout twenty acres annually. The Gardener represented in the plate, is in the Flower-garden, in the...
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The Book of English Trades, and Library of the Useful Arts ...

Industrial arts - 1818 - 442 pages
...about Sandwich in Kent. The example was soon followed near the metropolis; and, perhaps, there is not a finer sight any where than Covent-Garden market,...other part of the kingdom. The parishes of St. Paul's Deptfowl, Chiswick, Battersea and Mortlake, are celebrated for their asparagus. Deptfurd is also famous...
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The Investigator (or, Quarterly magazine) [ed. by W.B. Collyer, T. Raffles ...

William Bengo' Collyer - 1823
...LIVERPOOL, and in the centre of that community, where, a few years since, the traffic in African slaves was carried on to a greater extent than in any other part of the British dominions ; affording in itself a decisive proof of the great change which has taken place...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 47

Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith - 1860
...rich background to this noble picture. Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia, where manufactures are carried on to a greater extent than in any other part of Spain. For some time after the loss of the Spanish American colonies its maritime trade declined ;...
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Gleanings in Old Garden Literature

William Carew Hazlitt - Gardening - 1887 - 263 pages
...for the market and for cattle, after a succession of which they refresh it by sowing it with corn. " In the parish of Fulham the cultivation of gardens...market is carried on to a greater extent than in any other in the kingdom. The quantity occupied by market-gardeners only is about eight hundred acres,...
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Gleanings in Old Garden Literature

William Carew Hazlitt - Gardening - 1892 - 263 pages
...for the market and for cattle, after a succession of which they refresh it by sowing it with corn. " In the parish of Fulham the cultivation of gardens for the market is carried on to a greater extent thu in any other in the kingdom. The quantity occupied by market-gardeners only is about eight hundred...
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Parliamentary Debates: Senate and House of Representatives, Volume 41

Australia. Parliament - Australia - 1908
...sweating should be almost an impossibility. When we find the representatives of a State, in which sweating is carried on to a greater extent than in any other part of the Commonwealth, moving the adjournment of the Senate to rail attention to the action of officials in...
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