2nd Earl Rivers

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John Savage, 2nd Earl Rivers - Life
... Earl Rivers, the Steward of Halton, lived at Halton Castle, near Runcorn ... In 1639/40 Earl Rivers was appointed on to a committee investigating complaints against Charles I ... The Earl Rivers Regiment of Foote was there on the day the King raised his standard in Nottingham, and they served in major battles thereafter ...

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    Thy summer voice, Musketaquit,
    Repeats the music of the rain;
    But sweeter rivers pulsing flit
    Through thee, as thou through Concord Plain.
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