A large county in northern England where the Verinder family’s estate is located.
Yorkshire Term Timeline in The Moonstone
The timeline below shows where the term Yorkshire appears in The Moonstone. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
The Loss of the Diamond: Gabriel Betteredge: Chapter 15
...proclaims that Rosanna should leave her job, and Mrs. Yolland enthusiastically agrees in her thick “Yorkshire language,” proclaiming that “she is going to leave it!” Betteredge grows confused and “smell[s] mischief... (full context)
The Discovery of the Truth: Third Narrative: Franklin Blake: Chapter 1
The Discovery of the Truth: Third Narrative: Franklin Blake: Chapter 2
...off, but Betteredge asks that they talk immediately about whatever business has brought Franklin to Yorkshire, rather than waiting until the next day. Betteredge hardly believes Franklin when he says he... (full context)
The Discovery of the Truth: Third Narrative: Franklin Blake: Chapter 8
The Discovery of the Truth: Fourth Narrative: Ezra Jennings
...asked, first, that Franklin not see her letter, and secondly, that she may go to Yorkshire, arrange the house, and be “present as one of the witnesses” for the experiment. Jennings... (full context)
...withdrawal symptoms are worsening. Betteredge is with Franklin when Jennings arrives for his visit in Yorkshire, and Franklin explains that Bruff wrote him and “expressed the strongest disapproval” of the planned... (full context)
...morning, he notes, a letter arrived confirming Rachel and Mrs. Merridew were setting out for Yorkshire. Betteredge is “in his best black suit, and his stiffest white cravat,” but still disappointed... (full context)
The Discovery of the Truth: Eighth Narrative: Gabriel Betteredge
...say about the Moonstone, but only about Rachel and Franklin’s marriage, which took place in Yorkshire only a few months after their reconciliation. Apologetically, Betteredge admits that he had “a drop... (full context)