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By 1804 he wrote that "The whole of the Angel-hill appears to have been raised and levelled by filling up the ditch near the Abbey-gate, where the ground was so low, that people ascended the houses on the opposite side, by several steps.

The ground near the gate is now much raised, it is said three feet." One of the two Bury MP's, Sir Robert Davers, bought the manor of Rushbrooke. He owned sugar plantations in Barbados, planted by the first Robert Davers from 1635 onwards.

In 1689, following the "Glorious Revolution", the throne was offered to William and Mary, who became William III and Mary II.

Queen Mary had died of smallpox in 1694, leaving William to reign alone until 1702.

In March, 1702, King William III died, and Queen Anne came to the throne on 8th March.

Queen Anne, like her predecessor Queen Mary II, was a daughter of James II, who had fled the country in 1688.

In Edmund Gillingwater's "Historical and Descriptive Account of St Edmundsbury" of 1804, he claimed that "The ditch was open at the beginning of the last century".Like other well to do men, he liked to enter the court circuit whenever royalty was in town.The house now called Angel Corner was built on the Angel Hill in Bury.Quick links on this page First Suffolk turnpikes 1711 River Lark canalised 1716 Trial of Arundel Coke 1722 Kirby's Suffolk Traveller 1735 Bury to London same day 1737 Downing's map of Bury 1741 Warren's map of Bury 1748 The modern calendar 1752 New butchers' shambles 1761 Turnpike to Newmarket 1770 Warren's updated map 1776 Fornham Park enclosed 1782 The French Revolution 1789 Napoleonic Wars begin 1793 End of Bury wool trade 1800 Richard Yates's Antiquities 1805 Buck & Greene brewers 1806 Suffolk livestock 1810 Foot of Page 1812 By the end of the 18th century the Guildhall Feoffees had built a Dispensary in Angel Lane to provide out-patient care to the poor of Bury.In Haverhill as the seventeenth century gave place to the eighteenth, weaving began to expand in the town, no doubt as a result of the influence of Flemish Huguenot refugees who had settled in the eastern counties late in the seventeenth century, following the French King Louis XIV's revocation of the Edict of Nantes.

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