For purchasing and improving the fenny lands in Lincolnshire.
Finsbury was so called from the fenny district in which it lay.
Fenchurch-street, from a fenny or moorish ground by a river side.
But, of all other, the fenny and marsh is the worst, and the clearest spring water next unto it.
Reeds make a strong thatch, but are not easily to be procured, except in fenny districts.
The few dull flowers that o'er the place are spreadPartake the nature of their fenny bed.
The rain and thaw, following upon frosty weather, had converted the fenny country in many directions into a shallow lake.
I am very bad with the ague, as people must be in the habit of saying in these fenny districts.
The tapir of Guatemala rolled by his fenny pool, and the peccary herded hard by.
I made similar inquiries at Fenny Stratford, and again at Dunstable, still without result.