He unsuccessfully contested Blackburn in 1900 and Wakefield in 1902, and in 1903 he became chairman of the Independent Labour party.
He held this position until 1906, and in that year was returned as Socialist member for Blackburn.
Colin Blackburn, Baron Blackburn >>
Beside the works already mentioned, his papers included: "Architectonica Sacra," notes on ecclesiastical antiquities; and "Life of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury," which served as the basis of Dr Blackburn's Latin life, and also of Wood's account.
Lord Morley of Blackburn's Life of Gladstone was published in 1903.
Blackburn; Illustrated Album of Biography of the Famous Valley of the Red River of the North and the Park Regions, including the most Fertile and Widely Known Portions of Minnesota and North Dakota (Chicago, 1889) New Light on the Earlier History of the Greater North-west.
BLACKBURN, a municipal, county and parliamentary borough of Lancashire, England, 210 m.
The hills in the vicinity rise to some 900 ft., and among English manufacturing towns Blackburn ranks high in beauty of situation.
Blackburn's speciality in the cotton industry is weaving.
Blackburn received a charter of incorporation in 1851, and is governed by a mayor, 14 aldermen and 42 councillors.
Blackburn is of considerable antiquity; indeed, the 6th century is allocated to the original foundation of a church on the site of the present parish church.
Blackburn was for some time the chief town of a district called Blackburnshire, and as early as the reign of Elizabeth ranked as a flourishing market town.
About the middle of the 17th century it became famous for its "checks," which were afterwards superseded by a similar linen-and-cotton fabric known as "Blackburn greys."
Abram, History of Blackburn (Blackburn, 1897).
1778), a carpenter of Blackburn, Lancashire, in 1770, though he had invented it some years earlier, gave the means of spinning twenty or thirty threads at once with no more labour than had previously been required to spin a single thread.
The main line of the Aire and Calder navigation runs from Goole by Castleford to Leeds, whence the Leeds and Liverpool canal, running by Burnley and Blackburn, completes the connexion between the Humber and the Mersey.
A short distance south-west of the mansion-house and between it and the wharf is a plain brick tomb, which was built by Washington's direction on a site chosen by himself, and contains the remains of Washington and Mrs Washington (removed to this tomb from the old family vault in 1831), and of about thirty relatives - members of the Washington, Blackburn, Corbin, Bushrod, Lewis and Custis families.
of Blackburn, on the Lancashire and Yorkshire railway.
1 1 With this estimate of Gordon's character may be contrasted those of Lord Cromer (the most severe of Gordon's critics), and of Lord Morley of Blackburn; in their strictures as in their praise they help to explain both the causes of the extraordinary influence wielded by Gordon over all sorts and conditions of men and also his difficulties.
EDWARD CARDWELL (1787-1861), English theologian, was born at Blackburn in Lancashire in 1787.
Blackburn is of particular interest as it provides evidence of active dissolution of the Ulster White Limestone underlying the plateau basalts.
bugle horn was the crest of the first Mayor of Blackburn, William Henry Hornby.
chef proprietor, Philip Blackburn prides himself on using the best of local seasonal produce to create a varied menu.
so colossal was the output that Blackburn was the greatest weaving town in the world.
Coventry City Ladies hit rock bottom with a 7-1 home drubbing by Blackburn Rovers.
The royal entourage will arrive at Blackburn railroad station shortly before 10am before making its way to the venue.
An exhibition explains the work of the famous Yorkshire aviation pioneer, Robert Blackburn.
It later won the Susan Smith Blackburn prize for women playwrights.
Contact Dr. Alan Blackburn Driving models of forest gap regeneration dynamics using remote sensing.
Blackburn reminds us, however, that racial slavery was peculiarly associated with plantation slavery.
The young stopper was a regular in Blackburn's reserve team last season and played well in Gretna's 3-1 pre-season win over Dumfermline.
unbeaten in all competitions for Blackburn, you can't argue with those stats.
He presented to Parliament the first petition on the subject (see further Blackburn, Women's Suffrage Record).
The young stopper was a regular in Blackburn 's reserve team last season and played well in Gretna 's 3-1 pre-season win over Dumfermline.
It 's seven matches unbeaten in all competitions for Blackburn, you ca n't argue with those stats.
If blackburn get into europe they will sign wayne bridge to replace an aging gray fo 5m.
Matt Derbyshire gave Blackburn a second minute lead with a shot that took a wicked deflexion on its way past Wolves keeper Carl Ikeme.
Amy Blackburn has recorded a few popular line dancing videos that not only teach you basic steps, but also offer a considerable workout.
If you're looking for patterns for paper airplanes, visit the website of Ken Blackburn, who holds the world record for keeping a paper airplane aloft.
Susan Boyle was born on April 1, 1961 in Blackburn, West Lothian, Scotland.
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