It was a scene from another time as Dean's friend and his smiling wife handed the reins to the urban couple.
The town is governed by an urban district council.
Even on this holiday, one of the busiest days of the year, traffic remained modest by urban standards.
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Land ownership and urban populations.
The urban half clearly have no opportunity to farm.
Lights from lasers and muzzle fire spotted the forest below them before they reached an urban area, mostly dark with several patches of electricity.
The hills and farmlands gradually turned to inner suburbia and then to the harshness of urban streets, choked tightly with the crush, smells and sounds of the city.
Brady approached the five soldiers in urban gray tactical suits crowded around the small box with a hole still smoking from a hit by a wayward laser bullet.
In 1891 its urban population was computed to be 72,429, which in 1904 was estimated to have increased to about 90,000.
Sofia watched the scenery turn from urban to rural and recognized the roads leading up to Skyline Drive, the scenic route running through the mountains of northern Virginia.
(4) Population municipale agglomre au chef-lieu de la commune, which embraces the urban population as opposed to the rural population.
In the 17th century we have only to mention the concordat between Urban VIII.
It was not till 1370 that Pope Urban V.
The corporation was replaced by two constables chosen annually in the court leet of the manor until 1894, when an urban district council was appointed.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 7086.
Pop. of urban district (Igor) 7722.
Gregorys immediate successors, Victor Ill., Urban II.
Urban VIII., however, put in a claim to Ferrara, which, it will be remembered, had been recognized a papal fief in 1530.
Up to 1871 the island of Sicily was, according to the bull of Urban II., ecclesiastically dependent on the king, and exempt from the canonical power of the pope.
A monument of the Crusades with a statue of Pope Urban II.
Pop. of East Barnet Valley urban district, 10, 0 94.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 11,986.
Created cardinal by Urban VI., he was elected successor to the latter on the 2nd of November 1389.
In the immediate neighbourhood of Chesterfield on the west is the urban district of Brampton and Waltcn (pop. 2698), to the south-east is Hasland (7427), and to the north-east Brimington (4569).
The following table shows the urban population in the various divisions of the empire in 1897: - There were in European Russia and Poland only twelve cities with more than too,000 inhabitants in 1884; in 1900 there were sixteen, namely, St Petersburg, Moscow, Warsaw, Odessa, Lodz, Riga, Kiev, Kharkov, Vilna, Saratov, Kazan, Ekaterinoslav, Rostov-on-the Don, Astrakhan, Tula and Kishinev.
The urban population, divided into two categories according to their taxable wealth, elects delegates direct to the college of the government (Guberniya), and is thus represented in the second degree; but the system of division into categories, according not to the number of taxpayers but to the amount they pay, gives a great preponderance to the richer classes.
In this necessity Urban IV.
The telephone system is considerably developed; in 1904, 92 urban and 66 inter - urban systems existed.
The urban and rural district roads, covering a much greater mileage and classed as la petite voirie, are maintained chiefly by the communes under the supervision of the Minister of the Interior.
The three chief divisions are as follows: - (I) Chipping or High Barnet, a market town and urban district (Barnet), pop. (1901) 7876.
By a bull of 1264 Urban made the festival, hitherto practically confined to the diocese of Liege, obligatory on the whole Church,' and a new office for the festival was written by Thomas Aquinas himself.
The urban district consists of parts of the old parishes of Whitstable and Seasalter.
In commemoration of this Pope Urban IV.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 7786.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 8636.
Pop. of urban district (190') 2952.
The cathedral contains the burial-place of Urban IV.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 1570.
In 1901, 49,102 families inhabited 48,415 houses, and the proportion of the urban population to the rural was 27.5 to 72.5.
Pop. of urban district, 11,566.
The idea, however, did not spread until, in 1261, Jacob Pantaleon, archdeacon of Liege, ascended the papal throne as Urban IV.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 2511.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5479ï¿½ It has a pleasant undulating site near the headwaters of the river Wey.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 18,179.
Pop. of urban district (1900, 1805.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 13,493.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 9446.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 3003.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 6772.
The depositions of witnesses were returned to Rome in 1632, but meantime the forms of the Roman chancery had been changed by Urban VIII., and the advocates could not at once continue their work.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 2214.
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He died on the 8th of July 1623, and was succeeded by Urban VIII.
This is supposed to have happened in 1263, while Urban IV.
It is an urban district together with contiguous rural territory.
It consists principally of one long street (the Roman Watling Street) and the northern suburb of Milton, a separate urban district (pop. 7086), celebrated for its oysters, the fishery of which used to employ a large number of the inhabitants.
ORMSKIRK, a market town and urban district in the Ormskirk parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, 11 m.
The series relies on the internal mythology of hunters Sam and Dean Winchester as they cross the country in their 67 Chevy Impala hunting down urban legends, demons and monsters.
Even if you are an urban dweller who has never experienced anything but big city living, you can still enjoy the vicarious experience of living in a virtual Farm Town.
These green Cintas uniforms are manufactured in two collections, a resort line made in earth colors and an urban line of pinstripe and solids in light and dark blue.
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Milwaukee may be a large urban center, but it still offers ample opportunities for outdoor recreation.
But between 1890 and 1900 the urban population increased 56.6% and the semiurban 61-6%, while the rural increased only 10.6%.
Burnham is an urban district with a population (1901) of 3245.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 4979.
WOOD GREEN, an urban district in the Tottenham parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, suburban to London, 7'7 m.
The lay subjects of the Order consisted of two classes; on the one hand there were the conquered Prussians, in a position of serfdom, bound in time of war to serve with the brethren in foreign expeditions; on the other hand there were the German immigrants, both urban and rural, along with the free Prussians who had voluntarily submitted and remained faithful.
In 12 9 5 the Malatesta obtained possession of it, and kept it until 1444, when it was sold, with Pesaro, to Federico di Montefeltro of Urbino, and with the latter it passed to the papacy under Urban VIII.
The other urban districts are Alfreton (17,505), Alvaston and Boulton(i 279), Ashbourne (4039), Bakewell(2850), Baslow and Bubnell (797), Belper (10,934), Bolsover (6844) Bonsall (1360), Brampton and Walton (2698), Buxton (10,181), Clay Cross(8358), Dronfield(3809), Fairfield(2969), Heage(2889), Heanor (16,249), Long Eaton (13,045), Matlock (5979), Matlock Bath and Scarthin Nick (1819), Newbold and Dunston (5986), New Mills (7773), North Darley (2756), Ripley (io,III), South Darley (788), Swadlincote (18,014), Whittington (9416), Wirksworth (3807).
Pop. of urban district (1901), 3398.
A castle in the town, of the 15th century, is restored to use as offices for the urban district council.
MILFORD HAVEN, a market town, seaport, urban district and contributory parliamentary borough of Pembrokeshire, Wales, situated on the north shore of the celebrated harbour of the same name.
Pop. of urban district (Igo') 3495 It is pleasantly situated in the rich valley of the small river Otter.
Only 8% of the Russians total are classed as urban.
The cathedral (dedicated to St Nicholas the Pilgrim, a Greek assassinated at Trani in 1094 and canonized by Urban II.), on a raised open site near the sea, was consecrated, before its completion, in 1143; it is a basilica with three apses, a large crypt and a lofty tower, the latter erected in1230-1239by the architect whose name appears on the ambo in the cathedral of Bitonto, Nicolaus Sacerdos.
These urban municipalities are towns which for their local government are independent of the counties in which they are situated, and have, therefore, a larger amount of municipal autonomy than the communes or the other towns.
Similar industries, with brick-making, are practised at Darlaston, an urban district (pop. 15,395), within the parliamentary borough.
The board consists of five classes of members: (I) large landed proprietors (nobles owning S90 acres and over), who sit in person; (2) delegates of the small landowners, including the clergy in their capacity of landed proprietors; (3) delegates of the wealthier townsmen; (4) delegates of the less wealthy urban classes; (5) delegates of the peasants, elected by the volosts.
According to the census of 1897 the number of illiterates varied from 89.2 to 44.9% of the population in the rural districts, and from 63.6 to 37.2% in the urban.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5140.
At Troyes, where the gild of St Crispin was reconstituted as late as 1820, an annual festival is celebrated in the church of St Urban.
He extended his influence by the subjugation of Marseilles in 1257, then one of the most important maritime cities of the world, and two years later several communes of Piedmont recognized Charles's suzerainty In 1262 Pope Urban IV.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 5760.
Urban VIII., while forbidding the rendering of a public cultus without authorization from the Holy See, made an exception in favour of the blessed who were at that time (1625) in possession of an immemorial cultus, i.e.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 6180.
Of the total population in 1900, 54.3% was urban (ie.
These are divided into rural communes (Land gemeinden) and urban communes (Stadtgemeinden), the powers and functions of which, though differing widely, are based upon the same general principle of representative local self-government.
(f) the province, (2) the government district (Regierungsbezirk), (3) the rural circle (Landkreis) and urban ircle (Stadtkreis), (4) the official district (Amtsbezirk), (5) the town commune (Stadtgenzeinde) and rural commune (Landgemeinde).
Urban's bull was once more promulgated, at the council of Vienne in 1311, by 1 The pope's decision, so the story goes, was hastened by a miracle.
returned to Rome; and Urban VI., elected in 1378, put a final end to the Avignonian exile.
According to the results obtained by the census committee of 1897, working on a linguistic basis, the distribution of races was as given in the table opposite: 1 Taken as a whole, only 13% of the population of Russia lived in towns in 1897, but in the years 1857-60 less than 10% was urban.
In the college itself the voting - secret and by ballot throughout - is by majority; and since this majority consists, under the actual system, of very conservative elements (the landowners and urban delegates having 8ths of the votes), the progressive elements - however much they might preponderate in the country - would have no chance of representation at all save for the curious provision that one member at least in each government must be chosen from each of the five classes represented in the college.
This industrial centre is continued eastward in the urban district of East Ham (pop. 96,018), where the old village church of St Mary Magdalene retains Norman portions.
In 1885 the urban sanitary district was erected into a parliamentary borough, returning two members for the northern and southern divisions respectively.
From 1890 to 1900 the urban population (i.e.
Simon, its reputed author, and exalts him above Moses; (2) it mystically explains the Hebrew vowel points, which did not obtain till 570; (3) the compiler borrows two verses from the celebrated hymn called " The Royal Diadem," written by Ibn Gabirol, who was born about 1021; (4) it mentions the capture of Jerusalem by the crusaders and the re-taking of the Holy City by the Saracens; (5) it speaks of the comet which appeared at Rome, 15th July 1264, under the pontificate of Urban IV.; (6) by a slip the Zohar assigns a reason why its contents were not revealed before5060-5066A.M., i.e.1300-1306A.D., (7) the doctrine of the En Soph and the Sephiroth was not known before the 13th century; and (8) the very existence of the Zohar itself was not known prior 1 See, e.g., G.
The urban element is larger than in any other southern state, owing to the large population of New Orleans.
The average of settlement per square mile varied from 169.7 in Havana province to 11.8 in Camaguey, and was 46.4 for all of Cuba; the percentage of urban population (in cities, that is, with more than 1000 inhabitants) in the different provinces.
In order to conciliate even the Moslems, who include the bulk of the great landholders and of the urban population, its representatives visit the mosques in state on festivals; grants are made for the Mecca pilgrimage; and even the howling Dervishes in Serajevo are maintained by the state.
Esher is included in the urban district of Esher and The Dittons, of which Thames Ditton is a favourite riverside resort.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 13,656.
BOWNESS-ON-WINDERMERE, an urban district in the Appleby parliamentary division of Westmorland, England, on the east shore of Windermere, 14 m.
Together with the town of Windermere it forms an urban district (pop. 5061 in 1901), but the two towns were separate until 1gos.
To the north lies the urban district of Southborough (pop. 6977).
Pop. of urban district (r901) 3909.
The urban population (i.e.
CHINGFORD, an urban district in the Epping parliamentary division of Essex, England, 102 m.
Buckhurst Hill (an urban district; pop. 4786) lies to the N.E.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 8943.
They acquired great wealth and influence, and in 1623 Maffeo Barberini was raised to the papal throne as Urban VIII.
After the death of Urban in 1644 his successor, Innocent X., showed hostility to the Barberini family.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 12,808.
Bowling Green is served by the Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton and the Toledo & Ohio Central railways, and by the Toledo Urban & Interurban and the Lake Erie, Bowling Green & Napoleon electric lines, the former extending from Toledo to Dayton.
SOWERBY BRIDGE, an urban district in the Sowerby parliamentary division of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, 3 m.
The separate urban district of Sowerby adjoins to the south-west.
is the urban district of Balby-with-Hexthorpe (pop. 6781); and 7 m.
Though his Roman Antiquities and Scotia illustrior had been placed on the Index pending correction, Pope Urban VIII.
As a municipality covers a large extent of country, the population given is larger than that of the urban parishes, and is therefore not strictly correct according to European practice.
HOLMFIRTH, an urban district in the Holmfirth parliamentary division of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, on and Holme and the Ribble, 6 m.
The number and aggregate population of all towns and boroughs in Hungary proper having in 1890 more than 10,000 inhabitants was at the censuses of 1880, 1890 and 1900: Thus the relative increase of the population living in urban districts of more than io,000 inhabitants amounted in 1900 to nearly 4% of the total population.
Besides these sixty-three rural counties for Hungary, and eight for Croatia-Slavonia, Hungary has twenty-six urban counties or towns with municipal rights.
In Croatia-Slavonia there are four urban counties or towns with municipal rights namely: Eszek, Varasd, Zagrab and Zimony.
BETTWS Y COED, an urban district of Carnarvonshire, North Wales, 4 m.
CHISWICK, an urban district in the Ealing parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, suburban to London, on the Thames, 7a m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5406.
The exhibition of the Host dates from the institution of the Festival of Corpus Christi by Urban IV.
Writing in the name of the desolate church at Jerusalem he sounded the first trumpet-call of the crusades, though almost a century was to pass away before his note was repeated by Peter the Hermit and Urban II.'
Each district is sub-divided into field-cornetcies, the cornetcies being themselves divided, where necessary, into urban and rural areas.
Besides Pretoria and the towns in the Witwatersrand district, there are few urban centres of any size.
While thus caring for the urban areas the administration was equally alive to the needs of the country districts.
LLANWRTYD WELLS, an urban district of Breconshire, south Wales, with a station on the central Wales section of the London & North Western railway, 231 m.
Out of the civil parish, which has an area of 10,785 acres and had in 1 9 01 a population of 854, there was formed in 1907 the urban district, comprising 1611 acres, and with an estimated population at the date of formation of 812.
FISHGUARD (Abergwaun), a market town, urban district, contributory parliamentary borough and seaport of Pembrokeshire, Wales, near the mouth of the river Gwaun, which here flows into Fishguard Bay of St George's Channel.
At that period the urban masses, but recently converted to Christianity, sought in the worship of the martyrs a sort of substitute for polytheism.
Pop. of urban district (Igor) 3745.
It was formerly in the ancient parish of Eglwysilan, but from that and Bedwas (Mon.) an ecclesiastical parish was formed in 1850, while the whole of the parishes of Eglwysilan and Llanfabon, with a total acreage of 14,426, were in 1893 constituted into an urban district; its population in 1901 was 15,385, of which 4343 were in the "town" ward.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5558.
A minute knowledge of printed books and a methodical examination of departmental and communal archives furnished him with material for a long course of successful lectures, which gave rise to some important works on municipal history and led to a great revival of interest in the origins and significance of the urban communities in France.
Many widenings and other improvements of existing thoroughfares, and extensions of tramways were proposed, and detailed recommendations were made as regards urban and suburban railways, and the rehousing of the working population on the outskirts of London.
appointed by the London County Council 1 pp y y (4), the City of London and the City of Westminster (2 each), the other Metropolitan boroughs (1 each), the county councils of Middlesex, Hertfordshire, Essex, Kent and Surrey (1 each), borough of West Ham (2), various groups of other boroughs and urban districts, and the Thames and the Lea Conservancies.
Only 9.4% of the people were classed as urban in the census of 1901, and a considerable proportion of this number were natives of India and not Burmese.
CASTLEFORD, an urban district in the Osgoldcross parliamentary division of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, on the river Aire near its junction with the Calder, 9 m.
Here he composed a large number of motets and sacred pieces, which, being brought under the notice of Pope Urban VIII., obtained for him an appointment in the choir of the Sistine Chapel at Rome.
BETHESDA, an urban district of Carnarvonshire, N.
of France for matrimonial infidelity in 1095, Urban opened a struggle which was not terminated until after his death.
Urban crossed the Alps in the summer, and remained over a year in France and Burgundy, being everywhere reverently received.
He held a largely attended council at Clermont in November 1095, where the preaching of the First Crusade marked the most prominent feature of Urban's pontificate.
finally from Rome in 1097, and established Urban firmly in the papal see.
Urban died suddenly at Rome on the 29th of July 1099, fourteen days after the capture of Jerusalem, but before the tidings of that event had reached Italy.
It is well established that Urban preached the sermon at Clermont which gave the impetus to the crusades.
Letters of Urban are published in J.
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Pop. of urban district (1901) 8246.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 9230.
A fresh danger threatened the republic in 1367 when Charles IV., who had allied himself with Pope Urban V., Queen Joanna of Naples, and various north Italian despots to humble the Visconti, demanded that the Florentines should join the league.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 6126.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5248.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 10,426.
Pop. of urban district (19b1) 7670.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 2186.
We may consider that, in country districts, constant soil moisture is one of the chief factors; while in the case of urban outbreaks mere soil moisture is subsidiary to other more potent causes.
ROWLEY REGIS, an urban district in the Kingswinford parliamentary division of Staffordshire, England, on the Stourbridge branch of the Great Western railway, 7 m.
MIDSOMER NORTON, an urban district in the northern parliamentary division of Somersetshire, England, i 2 z m.
The church of St John the Baptist, principally Perpendicular, - has in its tower three bells presented by Charles Both this town and the adjacent urban district of Radstock (pop. 3355) have a considerable trade in coal, which is mined in the vicinity.
It is governed by an urban district council.
In 1631 Urban VIII.
Petrarch had urgently pressed Urban V., Gregory's immediate predecessor, to accomplish the desired change; and Dante had at an earlier date laboured to bring about the same object.
Peace was signed with the new pope, Urban VI., and Catherine, having thus accomplished her second great political task, went home again to Siena.
Thence on the outbreak of the schism Urban summoned her to Rome, whither, somewhat reluctantly, she journeyed with her now large spiritual family in November.
Once arrived she gave herself heartily to Urban's cause, and wore her slender powers out in restraining his impatient temper, quieting the revolt of the people of Rome, and trying to win for Urban the support of Europe.
WEMBLEY, an urban district in the Harrow parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, to m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 3303.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 3245.
Rhode Island in 1900 had the highest percentage of urban population of any state in the Union, 91.6% of the total population living in cities of 4000 or more inhabitants.
From 1890 to 1900 the urban population increased from 3 10, 335 to 392,509 or 26.5%; while the rural population (i.e.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5671.
The cathedral, consecrated in 1187 by Pope Urban III., stands at the northern extremity of the ancient city, by the bank of the Adige; it is inferior in size and importance to S.
In 1906 the urban population was 2229, the communal population 9986.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 3981.
Pop. of urban district (1891) 9786; (1901) 16,244.
Pop of urban district, which includes several neighbouring parishes (1901), 16,665.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 2628.
A neighbouring centre of the serge industry is the urban district of Buckfastleigh (pop. 2520), 3 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5093.
Pop. of urban district (Igor) 11,057.
the rise of the scholastic theology, the reforms of Pope Hildebrand, and the preaching of the First Crusade by Pope Urban II.
HOYLAND NETHER, an urban district in the Hallamshire parliamentary division of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, 51 m.
the growth of urban population).
The urban population is increasing, as shown in the following table: Decennial Rate of Increase or Decrease.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 3025.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 18,449.
CLEATOR MOOR, an urban district in the Egremont parliamentary division of Cumberland, England, 4 m.
Midleton is governed by an urban district council.
TEDDINGTON, an urban district in the Uxbridge parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, close to the Thames, 13 m.
The urban population of Delaware (i.e.
The consistent opposition of the retail traders in large urban centres other than the large stores, and of the country shopkeeper generally, has been sufficient to secure the refusal of the postmaster-general to the proposed scheme, but a commencement was made in 1908 for orders not exceeding X20 between the United Kingdom and Egypt, Cyprus and Malta, and certain British post offices in Turkey and Tangier.
Pop. of urban district of Heston and Isleworth (1901) 30,863.
ACTON, an urban district in the Ealing parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, suburban to London, 9 m.
He became a monk in the Benedictine monastery of Christ Church, Canterbury, where he made the acquaintance of Anselm, at that time visiting England as abbot of Bec. The intimacy was renewed when Anselm became archbishop of Canterbury in 1093; thenceforward Eadmer was not only his disciple and follower, but his friend and director, being formally appointed to this position by Pope Urban II.
The rural element of the population is large, though it is not increasing as rapidly as the urban; and no other state in the Union is so uniformly settled.
Between 1890 and -1900 the urban population increased 38.3%, while the rural increased 14.6%.
STEVENAGE, an urban district in the Hitchin parliamentary division of Hertfordshire, England, 282 m.
A few fragments printed in Polish had appeared before this, as the Lord's Prayer in the statutes of the bishops of Breslau in 1475, the story of Pope Urban in Latin, German and Polish in 1505, &c.; but the first complete work in the Polish language appeared from the press of this printer at Cracow in 1521, under the title, Speeches of the Wise King Solomon.
- [ED.] By consenting to this, the synod indirectly acknowledged that its previous sessions had not possessed an ecumenical character, and also that Gregory's predecessors, up to Urban VI., had been legitimate popes.
HODDESDON, an urban district in the Hertford parliamentary division of Hertfordshire, England, near the river Lea, 17 m.
BOLSOVER, an urban district in the north-eastern parliamentary division of Derbyshire, England, 52 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 4250.
NORTHFLEET, an urban district of Kent, England, within the parliamentary borough of Gravesend, on the Thames, 22 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 4208.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 2450.
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Pop. of urban district (1901) 16,831.
More came of the grant of Urban IV.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 6073.
His successor was Urban II.
BRIDGITTINES, an order of Augustinian canonesses founded by St Bridget of Sweden c. 1350, and approved by Urban V.
He was succeeded by Urban V.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 45 0 5.
To fix their European soldiery upon the new soil was an obvious necessity for the Macedonian chiefs who had set up kingdoms among the barbarians, and the lots of the veterans (except in Egypt) were naturally attached to various urban centres.
Of the total population, about 20% is urban.
The percentages of urban and rural population are respectively about 38 and 62.
Urban was vain, self-willed and extremely conscious of his position; he accepted the papacy chiefly as a temporal principality, and made it his first care to provide for its defence and to render it formidable.
The only territory gained during Urban's pontificate, the duchy of Urbino, the last addition to the papal states, was acquired by reversion (1631); and in his one war, with the duke of Parma, for the district of Castro, he met defeat and humiliation (1644).
The Thirty Years' War Urban professed to regard as waged for political, not for religious, ends.
Urban was the last pope to practise nepotism on a grand scale.
Urban bore a hand in the condemnation of Galileo.
Urban did much to embellish the city.
Urban died on the 29th of July 1644, and was succeeded by Innocent X.
For contemporary accounts of Urban see: Tommasucci, in Platina, De vitas Pontiff.
e Galileo Galilei (Rome, 1875); Gregorovius, Urban VIII.
dem Kaiser (Stuttgart, 1879); and Weech, Urban VIII.
WITHAM, an urban district in the Maldon parliamentary division of Essex, England, 39 m.
MEXBOROUGH, an urban district in the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, on the Don, II m.
in 1343 appointed, by the bull Unigenitus Dei filius, that the jubilee should recur every fifty years instead of every hundred years as had been originally contemplated in the constitution of Boniface; Urban VI., who was badly in need of money, by the bull Salvator foster ij1 1389 reduced the interval still further to thirty-three years (the supposed duration of the earthly life of Christ); and Paul II.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 16,576.
URBAN GRANDIER (1590-1634), priest of the church of Sainte Croix at Loudun in the department of Vienne, France, was accused of witchcraft in 1632 by some hysterical novices of the Carmelite Convent, where the trial, protracted for two years, was held.
The administration is in the hands of an urban district council.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 7107.
The other urban districts are Brynmawr, Builth Wells and Hay, with populations of 6833, of 1805 and of 1680 respectively in 1901.
LYTHAM, an urban district and watering-place in the Blackpool parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, on the north shore of the estuary of the Ribble, 131 m.
An urban district council was formed in 1900.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 1406.
Westward again is Leigh-on-Sea (an urban district, pop. 3667); its lofty Perpendicular church tower is visible from afar.
(Giovanni Battista Pamfili) was born in Rome on the 6th of May 1574, served successively as auditor of the Rota, nuncio to Naples, legate apostolic to Spain, was made cardinal in 1627, and succeeded Urban VIII.
In 1649 Castro, which Urban VIII.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 6726.
And, since the strongest motive in the pilgrimage was the acquisition of indulgences, unnumbered thousands were moved to assume the Cross, when, in 1095, Urban II.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 13,020.
The large urban population of the state makes the animal products very valuable, Illinois ranking third in 1900 in the number of dairy cows, and in the farm value of dairy products; indeed, all classes of live stock, except sheep, increased in number from 1850 to 1900, and at the end of the latter year Illinois was surpassed only by Iowa in the number of horses and swine; in 1909 there were more horses in Illinois than in Iowa.
The urban population, on the basis of places having 4000 inhabitants or more, was 51% of the total; indeed the population of Cook county, in which the city of Chicago is situated, was two-fifths of the total population of the state; during the decade of the Civil War (1860-1870) the population of the state increased only 48.4%, and that of Cook county about 140%, while from 1870 to 1900 the increase of all counties, excluding Cook, was about 36%, the increase in Chicago was about 468%.
He received the red hat from Urban VIII.
BALA, a market-town and urban district of Merionethshire, N.
WHICKHAM, an urban district in the Chester-le-Street parliamentary division of Durham, England, 4 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 4028.
Notwithstanding the part Langham as chancellor had taken in the anti-papal measures of 1365 and 1366 he was made a cardinal by Pope Urban V.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 3974.
CLECKHEATON, an urban district in the Spen Valley parliamentary division of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, 51 m.
in 1260 and cardinal-priest of Sta Cecilia by Urban IV.
The latter was crowned by the antipope Clement, while Urban regarded both him and his rival as usurpers.
On Urban's death in 1389 Boniface IX.
Son of Agapito Colonna, who had himself become a bishop and cardinal, the new pope belonged to one of the greatest Roman families; to Urban VI.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 3599 It is intersected by the river Barrow, which is here crossed by a bridge of five arches.
FINCHLEY, an urban district in the Hornsey parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, 7 m.
The government edifices, large retail shops and most of the fine urban residences are in the ciudad nueva, while most of the urban industries, the railway stations and the dwellings of the poorer classes are in the ciudad novisima.
There are seven plazas, or squares, within the urban limits: Zabala or Rincon, Constitucion or Matriz, Independencia, Libertad or Cagancha, Treinte y Tres, Flores and Frutos; and two suburban parks or public gardens: the Paseo del Prado and Parque Urbano.
(Giovanni Gaetano Orsini), pope from the 25th of November 1277 to the 22nd of August 1280, was a Roman nobleman who had served under eight popes, been made cardinal-deacon of St Nicola in carcere Tulliano by Innocent IV., protector of the Franciscans by Alexander IV., inquisitor-general by Urban IV., and succeeded John XXI., largely through family influence, after a six-months' vacancy in the Holy See.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 19,048.
LEYTON, an urban district forming one of the north-eastern suburbs of [[[London, England]], in the Walthamstow (S.W.) parliamentary division of Essex.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 6094.
WILLESDEN, an urban district in the Harrow parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, suburban to London, lying immediately outside the boundary of the county of London (boroughs of Hammersmith and Kensington).
HANWELL, an urban district in the Brentford parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, 102 m.
ATHERTON, or Chowbent, an urban district in the Leigh parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, 13 m.
CONSETT, an urban district in the north-western parliamentary division of Durham, England, 20 m.
In 1900 there were 116 incorporated towns and cities; and of the total population 43.3% was urban, - i.e.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 4544 The town is only of importance from its antiquarian interest and the magnificent ruins of its old castle.
about 1076, and was consecrated pope in succession to Urban II.
Aspiring during the reign of her son to the same role which she had seen Blanche of Castile play, she induced, in 1263, the young Philip, heir to the throne, to promise to obey her in everything up to the age of thirty; and Saint Louis was obliged to ask for a bull from Urban IV.
In the same period (1900-1905), the value of the products of urban 1 establishments decreased from $1,332,288 to $1,244,223, and the amount of capital invested increased from $871,531 to $988,615; but the value of the products of rural establishments increased from $1,936,267 to $2,279,037, and the capital invested from $1,176,352 to $1,707,274.
the population of places having 4000 inhabitants or more) increased from 18,078 in 1890 to 26,657 in 1900 or 47.5%, the urban being 28.8% of the total population in 1900.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 3789.
SOUTHALL NORWOOD, an urban district in the Brentford parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, suburban to London, 12 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 6617.
The urban district, under the Local Government (Ireland) Act 1900, is wholly in county Westmeath, but the same area is divided by the Shannon between the parliamentary divisions of South Westmeath and South Roscommon.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 3241.
The governing body consisted of a high steward, deputy steward, two water-bailiffs and 28 burgesses, but the cdrporation was abolished by the Municipal Corporation Act of 1883, and a Local Board was formed, which, under the Local Government Act, gave place in 1894 to an urban district council.
Pop. (1897) 1,005,460, of whom 132,383 were urban.
ASHTON-IN-MAKERFIELD, an urban district in the Newton parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, 4 m.
The street railways, underground trolley in the urban district and overhead trolley in the suburbs, connect at several points with interurban railways in Maryland and Virginia.
The one great economic change brought about by the decline of the Roman Empire was the lessening of urban life throughout the greater part of Europe, the closing up of avenues of communication and the predominance of isolated agricultural communities.
The quarrel with the papacy was continued with the new pope Urban III., and open warfare was begun.
The German clergy remained loyal to the emperor, and hostilities were checked by the death of Urban and the election of a new pope as Gregory VIII., who adopted a more friendly policy towards the emperor.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 11,755.
In the one class the density is mainly rural, in the other it is chiefly due to the concentration of the population into large urban aggregates.
Infantile mortality is higher, too, in urban tracts, especially those associated with manufacturing industries.
In 1257 he became bishop of Le Puy; in 1259 he was elected archbishop of Narbonne; and on the 24th of December 1261 Urban IV.
Pop. of urban district (1891) 17,063; (1901) 29,327.
The institution of the Angelus is by some ascribed to Pope Urban II., by some to John XXII.
All education above that level is in the hands of the educational department and school boards elected in each parish, each rural parish being bound (since 1898) to be divided into a proper number of school districts and to have a school in each of them, the state contributing to these expenses Boo marks a year for each male and 600 marks for each female teacher, or 25% of the total cost in urban communes.
Area 5082 acres, including the former urban district of Pemberton (pop. 21, 664 in 1901), which was included with Wigan in 1904.
and Urban II., at the councils of Rome and Amalfi (1051, 1089), s Opusc. xvii.
ASHINGTON, an urban district in the Wansbeck parliamentary division of Northumberland, England, 4 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 7143.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 6062.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5866.
He studied law in Rome and Naples, entered the Curia under Urban VIII.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 4447.
Urban, on the other hand, remained at Rome, where he appointed twenty-six new cardinals and excommunicated Clement and his adherents.
Urban succeeded in escaping to Genoa, where he put several of his cardinals to death for suspected disloyalty.
Urban was frugal and never practised simony, but harshness, lack of tact, and fondness for unworthy nephews disgraced his pontificate.
The chief sources for the life of Urban VI.
des Papstes Urban VI.," in Hist.
Lindner, "Papst Urban VI.," in Zeitschrift fir Kirchengeschichte, iii.
of Naples and Urban VI.
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Pop. of urban district (1901) 16,491.
SEAHAM HARBOUR, a seaport and urban district, in the South-eastern parliamentary division of Durham, England, 6 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 10,181.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 10,934.
It is uncertain whether he was present at Urban's great sermon at Clermont in 1095; but it is certain that he was one of the preachers of the crusade in France after that sermon, and his own experience may have helped to give fire to his eloquence.
Towns.-In the first half of the 19th century the percentage of urban population remained nearly stationary at a little less than 10.
Of a rhyming family of Hjarne, it is enough to mention one member, Urban Hjarne (1641-1724), who introduced the new form of classical tragedy from France, in a species of transition from the masques of Stjernhjelm to the later regular rhymed dramas.
It was generally believed that miracles were wrought at his tomb in Chichester cathedral, which was long a popular place of pilgrimage, and in 1262 he was canonized at Viterbo by Pope Urban IV.
According to official returns, the real-estate valuations in 1903-1904 aggregated 1, 777, 21 7,7 0 4 pesos, of which 1,020,609,215 pesos were in urban and 754,608,489 pesos in rural property.
The urban nobles had set up a republic, which, under forms ostensibly modelled on antiquity (e.g.
GRAYS THURROCK, or Grays, an urban district in the southeastern parliamentary division of Essex, England, on the Thames, 20 m.
Population.In 1881 the present writer estimated the population of Persia at 7,653,600; 1,963,800 urban, 3,780,000 rural and 1,909,800 wandering (Bevolkerung der Erde, p. 28; Ency.
On account of his knowledge of civil and canon law, he was made papal vice-chamberlain and archbishop of Ravenna by Urban VI., and appointed by Boniface IX.
in 1602 (through Baronius and Bellarmine), especially as concerns the rubrics; and by Urban VIII.
Together they make a fine collection, and it is a pity that Urban VIII.
Pop. of urban district (1891), 19,454; (1901), 28,653.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 7735.
Burton, Cape Colony for the Settler (1903); (account of urban and rural industries - their probable future development).
Pop. of urban district (1901) 13,426.
LIVERSEDGE, an urban district in the Spen Valley parliamentary division of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, 7 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 7363.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 2177.
The clergy suffered more than the laity under a prolonged interdict, and in 1262 Pope Urban VI.
NEWBURN, an urban district in the Tyneside parliamentary division of Northumberland, England, on the Tyne, 51m.
On the 5th of May 1364 he became privy seal, and in June is addressed by the new pope, Urban V., as king's secretary.
A long story has been made out of Pope Urban V.'s delay in the recognition of Wykeham, which has been conjectured to have been because of his nationalist proclivities.
The foundation of Winchester was begun with a bull of Pope Urban VI.
The time which elapsed between the foundation and completion of the colleges may be attributed to Wykeham's preoccupation with politics in the disturbed state of affairs, due to the papal schism begun in 1379, in which England adhered to Urban VI.
Other regulations prevailed in different countries, until the inconveniences arising from the want of uniformity led to the rule now observed being laid down under Pope Urban II.
The university of Heidelberg was founded by the elector Rupert I., in 1385, the bull of foundation being issued by Pope Urban VI.
Thurles is governed by an urban district council.
WOMBWELL, an urban district in the Barnsley parliamentary division of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, 4 m.
A part of the town is in Suffolk, and the urban district is in the administrative county of West Suffolk.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 4823.
TWICKENHAM, an urban district in the Brentford parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, 12 m.
The urban population of Idaho in 1900 (i.e.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 6833.
In 1894 this was formed into an urban district, which was enlarged in 1900 by the addition of a portion of the parish of Aberystruth in Monmouthshire, the whole being at the same time consolidated into a civil parish.
WANSTEAD, an urban district in the Romford parliamentary division of Essex, England, forming a residential suburb of London, on a branch of the Great Eastern railway, 8 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 11,897.
URBAN (Uberto Crivelli), pope from the 25th of November 1185 to the 10th of October 1187, was a Milanese, and had been made cardinal-priest .of St Lorenzo in Damaso and archbishop of Milan by Lucius III., whom he succeeded.
mit Papst Urban III.," in Forschungen zur deutschen Geschichte, vol.
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Pop. of urban district (1901), 5645.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 4799.
The urban and rural communities are in the proportion of 4 to 6.
PRESTWICH, an urban district in the Prestwich parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, 5 m.
The great length of river and sea front, and the easy communication from all parts of the state with the leading urban markets, have brought about the development of this industry.
In 1800 barely 2% of the population was urban; in 1900 80% of the inhabitants either lived in cities or were in daily communication with Philadelphia or New York.
Pop. of urban district of Colwyn Bay and Colwyn (1901) 8689.
In December 1363 he preached before Urban V.
West Cowes is separated from East Cowes by the picturesque estuary of the river Medina, the two towns (each of which is an urban district) lying on opposite sides of its mouth at the apex of the northern coast of the island.
The population numbered 988,431 in 1860 and 1,938,326 in 1897, of whom only 302,852 were urban, while 942,179 were women.
The official total of the in habitants of Ortigueira (18,426 in 1900) includes many families which dwell at some distance; the actual urban population does not exceed 2000.
10.1 The Administrative County 10.2 The Urban District
Apart from the huge area of urban and suburban London, the London Basin has few large towns.
It is interesting to note, in this connexion, that the increase of population diminished steadily, in the three decades under notice, within the area covered by the administrative county of London, which is only the central part of urban London (compare the population table of the great urban districts, below).
The English counties were: The Welsh counties were Montgomeryshire, Cardiganshire, Flintshire, Merionethshire and Brecknockshire, the first-named showing Urban and the highest decrease, 5.08%, in 1891-1901.
This suggested some tendency to return to a state of equilibrium as between urban and rural districts.
Housing.-The total area of England and Wales covered by urban districts (a term which coincides pretty nearly with that of towns, which bears no technical meaning in England) was 3,848,987 acres, and contained a population of 25,058,355 in 1901, the increase in the decade 1891-1901 being 15.2%.
The urban population averaged 5.4 persons to a house, but varied greatly in different towns.
In 1901 the proportion of females to males in urban districts was 1086 to woo, and in rural districts 1011 to 1000.
The proportion of married adults (aged twenty and upwards) was found to decrease from 1881 to 1901, being 630 per thousand Urban Districts of England and Wales with Population exceeding 80,000 (1901) .
In the case of Cornwall and Cumberland the physical conditions are similar to these; but in that of Middlesex and Surrey the existence of large urban areas belonging or adjacent to London must be taken into account.
The presence of a widespread urban population must also be remembered in the case of Lancashire and the West Riding of Yorkshire.
Market-gardening is carried on most extensively on suitable lands in the neighbourhood of the great areas of urban population; thus the open land remaining in Middlesex is largely devoted to this industry.
The establishment of their engineering and other workshops at certain centres by the great railway companies has important bearing on the concentration of urban population.
r Urban District (other than borough) town) Rural District.
(4) Provision was made by the act of 1888 for including entirely within one administrative county each of such urban districts as were situated in more than one ancient county.
The various urban and rural districts are described below (Section X.).
In rural districts the functions of these boards are, under the Local Government Act of 1894, performed by the district councils, and in other places their constitution is similar to that of the urban and district councils (see PooR LAW).
The largest area of local government is the county; next to that the sanitary district, urban or rural, including under this head municipal boroughs, all of which are urban districts.
Election petitions against county councillors and members of other local bodies (borough councillors, urban and rural district councillors, members of school boards and boards of guardians) are classed together as municipal election petitions, and are heard in the same way, by a commissioner who must be a barrister of not less than fifteen years' standing.
Provision is made for the control of main roads in urban districts being retained by the urban district council.
In urban districts where such control has not been claimed, and in rural districts, the county council may either maintain the main roads themselves or allow or require the district councils to do so.
The things referred to include the alteration of the boundary of the district or parish; the division or union thereof with any other district or districts, parish or parishes; the conversion of a rural district or part thereof into an urban district or vice versa.