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PRINTED BY SAMUEL BENTLEY,
Bangor House, Shoe Lane.
TO THE SECOND VOLUME.
Ruins of Godstow Nunnery. - The Legends of Fair
Rosamond. The Monks of Ensham. Woodstock Park
and its Memories.-Rosamond's Bower.-Chaucer's House.
-His Description of Woodstock Park.- Queen Elizabeth's
Verses while a Prisoner. - The Ghosts of Woodstock.
Stanton Harcourt. - English and French Epitaphs.—The
River Windrush. - The Splendid Shilling. - A Poet's
Whim.- Battle of Radcot Bridge.
The Return to London. The Shipping. — Gower the
Poet. — Grave of Massinger. — Origin of Billingsgate. -
Geoffry Chaucer and the Custom House. The Prisoners
of the Tower of London.. - St. Katherine's Hospital and
Docks. — The Lord Mayor and the Lion. — The London
Docks. The Poetry of Commerce. The Thames Tunnel.
Wapping and Rotherhịthe. — The Commercial Dock. —
The Isle of Dogs.
Deptford. — The Victualling Office. - The Dock-yard.
- John Evelyn and Peter the Great. Peter and the
Quakers. The river Ravensbourne. Tradition of Julius
Cæsar. — Early History of Greenwich and its Palace of
Placentia. - Coronation of Anne Boleyn. Festivities at
Greenwich during the Reign of Elizabeth. - Flattery of
Visits of Sully to King James I. at Greenwich. - Demo-
lition of the Palace of Placentia. Building of a New
Palace. - Origin, and completion of the Hospital. -- The
Funeral of Nelson. The View from the Hill. — The Le-
gend of St. Alphege.— The humours of Greenwich Fair. 110
White Bait Dinners at Blackwall.- Assault on London by
Falconbridge. — The East India Docks. — The River Lea.
- Reminiscences of Isaac Walton. Poetics of Hoddes-
don. - Want's Inn at Broxbourne. Theobalds. A Good
Appetite; a Story of Henry VIII. and the Abbot of Wal-
tham. - Epping Forest. The Bell at Edmonton. - The
Tournament of Tottenham.-True Philosophy at Tottenham
Cross. Stratford-le-Bow and Bromley.
Shooter's Hill; its Robberies and Murders. — Henry VIII.
and his May Games. Charlton Horn Fair King
John and the Miller's Wife. — Woolwich. The Dock-
yard.— Wonders of the Royal Arsenal.
The Devil's House. - The River Roding. - Barking. -
Green Street House. — The Gunpowder Plot. - Rainham
and Hornchurch. —Edward the Confessor and the Nightin-
gales of Havering atte Bower. — Dagenham Breach. —
Erith. — Purfleet.—The National Powder Magazine.—The
River Darent. Holmsdale. Thomas à Becket. The
Nightingales of Otford. The Ford of Darent. Dart-
ford. — John Tyler and Wat Tyler. — The Martyr's Ashes.
-The River Cray.
Stone Castle.-Greenhithe.—The Men of Kent at Swans-
combe. Gray's Thurrock. Northfleet and Southfleet.
Gravesend. - Falstaff on Gad's Hill. Elizabeth at Tilbury
Fort. - The Hundred of Hoo.- Higham Ferry.- Cowling
Castle. — Execution of Sir John Oldcastle. - Hadleigh and
Leigh. Southend. The Isle of Grain. - The Ocean.
Conclusion of the Thames.
Spenser's Bridal of the Thames and Medway. - The ·
Mutiny at the Nore. — Sheerness and Queenborough.—The
Legend of our Lady of Gillingham.
Chatham. Rochester and Stroud. Rochester Bridge
and Castle.- Aylesford.—Birth-place of Sir Charles Sedley,
-Hengist and Horsa. Remarkable Cromlechs. - Kit's
Cotty House. The Rood of Grace, and Tricks of the
Monks of Boxley.-Penenden Heath.