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Bodmin riding & other similar Celtic customs

Pat Munn

Bodmin riding & other similar Celtic customs

by Pat Munn

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Published by Bodmin Books Ltd in Bodmin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bodmin Moor (England),
  • England,
  • Bodmin Moor.
    • Subjects:
    • Festivals -- England -- Bodmin Moor.,
    • Bodmin Moor (England) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Pat Munn ; with a foreword by Ivor Whiting ; illustrations by J. B. Crowle.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT4844.B62 M86
      The Physical Object
      Pagination100 p. :
      Number of Pages100
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4924150M
      ISBN 100950173290, 0904534006
      LC Control Number76350425

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Full text of "Parochial and family history of the parish and borough of Bodmin, in the county of Cornwall" See other formats. Hudson, in his book The Land's End, quotes Lord Courtney's saying: "The population of Cornwall in general has remained much more homogeneous, much more Celtic in type, than in other parts; and of all Cornwall there is no part like this [Penzance and Land's End district] in which we meet with probably so pure a breed of human beings.".

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[59] The Food-vessel peoples at the Tregulland barrow near Bodmin moor in Cornwall had placed slate slabs around the central burial bearing circular pecked hollows resembling oculi, presumably having a protective function for the person buried within.

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Constitutional status of Cornwall: | | ||| | The flag of Cornwall (Kernow) | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias.The Kingdom of Cornwall emerged around the 6th century which included the tribes of the Dumnonii and the Cornish Cornovii.

The origins of the neighbouring Kingdom of Wessex are also in this period. Circa. - AD. English invasion: period of Arthur, Doniert & other Celtic kings; and 'The age of the Saints'.This is a book drawn from country wisdom and Celtic tradition, with spells and rituals designed to channel your own modern wildness for the benefit of all.

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