history of municipal government in Liverpool

from the earliest times to the Municipal Reform Act of 1835 ... Part I:A narrative introduction, by Ramsay Muir ... Part II: A collection of charters, leases, and other documents, transcribed, translated and edited with illustrative material, by Edith M. Platt.
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Pub. for the University Pressof Liverpool, by Williams & Norgate , Liverpool
SeriesUniversity of Liverpool. Faculty of Arts. Publications of the School of Local History, I
ContributionsPlatt, Edith May, 1872-, Liverpool.
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Paginationix, (5) p., 1 l., 413, (1), xi, (2) p., 1 l :
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A History of Municipal Government in Liverpool: From the Earliest Times to the Municipal Reform Act of Ramsay Muir, Edith May Platt.

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Get this from a library. A history of municipal government in Liverpool, from the earliest times to the Municipal Reform Act of Part I: A narrative introduction, by Ramsay Muir Part II: A collection of charters, leases, and other documents, transcribed, translated.

Throughout its long and surprisingly varied history Liverpool has engendered fierce loyalty from its citizens, and captivated even the most casual of visitors. This book traces the growth of the city from a little fishing village on the banks of the Mersey all the way from its foundation in to the proud European Capital of Culture Cited by: 2.

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The history of local government in England is one of gradual change and evolution since the Middle Ages. England has never possessed a formal written constitution, with the result that modern administration (and the judicial system) is based on precedent, and is derived from administrative powers granted (usually by the Crown) to older systems, such as that of the shires.

The history of Liverpool can be traced back to when the place was known as 'Liuerpul', possibly meaning a pool or creek with muddy water, though other origins of the name have been suggested.

The borough was founded by royal charter in by King John, was made up of only seven streets in the shape of the letter 'H' but Liverpool remained a small settlement until its trade with Ireland. Get this from a library. A history of municipal government in Liverpool: from the earliest times to the Municipal Reform Act of [Ramsay Muir; Edith May Platt; University of Liverpool.

Faculty of Arts.]. History. The building was built by the town council to accommodate the growing number of administrative staff.

Work was started in by Liverpool Corporation surveyor John Weightman, and finished by Edward Robert Robson in The building was put up for sale by the council in as it was deemed "surplus to requirements" and too expensive to run and ectural style(s): Italian and French Renaissance.

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the Lord of Liverpool and Earl of Lancaster, took the throne from Richard II, thereby bringing Liverpool back under royal control. First reference to Liverpool on a map of Britain. Moreover, from this time onwards there are frequent references to Liverpool as a naval base and this probably explains why it began to appear on cartogra-phers File Size: 3MB.

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The City and the City is a veritable I Spy of Liverpool locations. The main concept of the book, on the face of it a police procedural, surrounds the two rival cities of Besźel and Ul Qoma.

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Est has been another busy year for the Liverpool Historical Society. We celebrated our 60th Birthday with a very special lunch at the Crossroads Hotel and we launched our exhibition The History of Liverpool in 60 Objects.

The highlight though was John Paul Young OAM as our Followers: 3K. Liverpool Corporation Passenger Transport (known at first as "Liverpool Corporation Tramways") first came into being back inbut did not run buses until Infollowing the Second World War, the process of replacing the tramways with buses began.

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Early history. King John's letters patent of announced the foundation of the borough of Liverpool, but by the middle of the 16th century the population was still only around The original street plan of Liverpool is said to have been designed by King John near the same time it was granted a royal charter, making it a original seven streets were laid out in an H shape: Bank Constituent country: England.

The origins of the city of Liverpool date back towhen King John issued letters patent advertising the establishment of a new borough - ‘Livpul’.

Soon after, inthe building of Liverpool Castle was completed. This stood on the spot where the Victoria monument now is (on the aptly named Castle Street) and was removed in.

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The study explains how the institution evolved from a structure that appeared to be relatively free from central government interference to, as John Prescott observes, 'one of the most centralised systems of government in the Western world'.Scotland nn Local Government (Scotland) Acts, nn Scotland Act nn Scottish Local Government (Elections) Act nn Local Governance (Scotland) Act c Northern Ireland nn Local Government (Northern Ireland) Act nn Northern Ireland Acts and nn Local Government (Northern Ireland) Order nn Local Government Finance ActFile Size: KB.