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    John Leland and the Deritend Chapel 1538

    In about 1538, the poet and antiquary John Leland visited Birmingham. This short but interesting visit is perhaps best described in his own words (observe that he spells the name of the town in three different ways in the space of a few short paragraphs): I cam thoroughe a praty strete or evar I...
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