How to use Ashdown in a sentence

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  • Ironstone is found in the Wadhurst Clay, a subdivision of the Hastings beds, clays and calcareous ironstone in the Ashdown sand, but the industry has long been discontinued.

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  • A successful skirmish at Englefield, Berks (December 31, 870), was followed by a severe defeat at Reading (January 4, 871), and this, four days later, by the brilliant victory of Ashdown, near Compton Beauchamp in Shrivenham Hundred.

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  • Their course was not unchequered; but it was only in Wessex that they met with any effective resistance, and the victory of Ashdown (871) put no end to their advance; for, as we know, Alfred himself had at last wander a fugitive in the fastnesses of Selwood Forest.

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  • In the vicinity (near Forest Row station) is the golf course of the Royal Ashdown Forest Golf Club.

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  • It is on the whole a region with few streams, and a considerable portion of the ancient woodland still remains in Ashdown Forest.

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  • According to the Chronicle he invaded Wessex as far as Ashdown in Berkshire in the year 661.

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  • Alarmingly, the vast majority of the forward's shots went wide or were easily saved by goalkeeper Jamie Ashdown.

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  • If Ben Elton is the stadium rocker of the new musical theater scene, Niall Ashdown is the soulful indie band.

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  • John Ashdown studied Journalism and Contemporary History and is now working on the Guardian sports Desk as a football writer and sports sub-editor.

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  • John Ashdown studied Journalism and Contemporary History and is now working on the Guardian Sports Desk as a football writer and sports sub-editor.

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