The Resource The draining of the Fens

The draining of the Fens

Label
The draining of the Fens
Title
The draining of the Fens
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1909-1992
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Darby, H. C.
LC call number
HD1683.G6
LC item number
D3 1956
Series statement
Cambridge studies in economic history.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fens, The (England)
  • Fens (Angleterre)
  • England
  • Great Britain
  • Drainage
  • Drainage
  • Drainage
  • Drainage
Label
The draining of the Fens
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Reprinted 1968."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [285]-305
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Editor's Preface -- Preface -- List of Maps and Diagrams -- List of Plates -- The Prelude to the Draining, 1500-1600: The Dissolution of the Monasteries -- The Prelude to the Draining, 1500-1600: Preliminary Experiments in Draining -- The Fen Project, 1600-1663: Draining Activity before the Civil War -- The Fen Project, 1600-1663: Argument, Replies and Disorders -- The Fen Project, 1600-1663: Draining Activity after the Civil War -- The Consequences of the Draining: Outfall Difficulties -- The Consequences of the Draining: The Lowering of the Surface of the Fens -- The Consequences of the Draining: The Windmill -- The Eighteenth Century-The Age of the Windmill: The Southern Fenland -- The Eighteenth Century-The Age of the Windmill: The Northern Fenland -- The Eighteenth Century-The Age of the Windmill: Economic Activity -- The Nineteenth Century-Triumphs and Difficulties: The Tidal Rivers and their Outfalls -- The Nineteenth Century-Triumphs and Difficulties: Administrative Problems -- The Nineteenth Century-Triumphs and Difficulties: The Steam-Engine -- The Nineteenth Century-Triumphs and Difficulties: Agricultural Consequences -- Epilogue: Conditions after 1900 -- Appendix I: Humphrey Bradley's Treatise, 1589 -- Appendix II: Extract from a Wisbech Presentment of 1617 -- Appendix III: Sir William Dugdale's Diary, 1657 -- Sources and Bibliography -- Index
Edition
2d ed.
Extent
xix, 314 pages
Lccn
57000058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, diagrams.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00166367
  • (OCoLC)ocm00166367
Label
The draining of the Fens
Publication
Note
"Reprinted 1968."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [285]-305
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Editor's Preface -- Preface -- List of Maps and Diagrams -- List of Plates -- The Prelude to the Draining, 1500-1600: The Dissolution of the Monasteries -- The Prelude to the Draining, 1500-1600: Preliminary Experiments in Draining -- The Fen Project, 1600-1663: Draining Activity before the Civil War -- The Fen Project, 1600-1663: Argument, Replies and Disorders -- The Fen Project, 1600-1663: Draining Activity after the Civil War -- The Consequences of the Draining: Outfall Difficulties -- The Consequences of the Draining: The Lowering of the Surface of the Fens -- The Consequences of the Draining: The Windmill -- The Eighteenth Century-The Age of the Windmill: The Southern Fenland -- The Eighteenth Century-The Age of the Windmill: The Northern Fenland -- The Eighteenth Century-The Age of the Windmill: Economic Activity -- The Nineteenth Century-Triumphs and Difficulties: The Tidal Rivers and their Outfalls -- The Nineteenth Century-Triumphs and Difficulties: Administrative Problems -- The Nineteenth Century-Triumphs and Difficulties: The Steam-Engine -- The Nineteenth Century-Triumphs and Difficulties: Agricultural Consequences -- Epilogue: Conditions after 1900 -- Appendix I: Humphrey Bradley's Treatise, 1589 -- Appendix II: Extract from a Wisbech Presentment of 1617 -- Appendix III: Sir William Dugdale's Diary, 1657 -- Sources and Bibliography -- Index
Edition
2d ed.
Extent
xix, 314 pages
Lccn
57000058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, diagrams.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00166367
  • (OCoLC)ocm00166367

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