Chelsea sentence example
It is situated on a peninsula between the Mystic and Chelsea rivers, and Charlestown and East Boston, and is connected with East Boston and Charlestown by bridges.
Flexible tubing for electric wires (first made at Chelsea 1889) and art tiles are important products.
Until 1739, under the name of Winnisimmet, Chelsea formed a part of Boston, but in that year it was made a township; it became a city in 1857.
The principal thoroughfares are Wandsworth Road and Battersea Park and York Roads from east to west, connected north and south with the Victoria or Chelsea, Albert and Battersea bridges over the Thames.
It was cultivated in England in the 17th century, and the name C. lusitanica was given by Philip Miller, the curator of the Chelsea Physick garden, in 1768, in reference to its supposed Portuguese origin.Advertisement
Among the leading and more distinctive items were printing and publishing ($21,023,855 in 1905); sugar and molasses refining ($ 1 5,74 6, 547 in 1900; figures not published in 1905 because of the industry being in the hands of a single owner); men's clothing (in 1900, $8,609,475, in 1905, $11,246,004); women's clothing (in 1900, $3,258,483, in 1905, $5,705,470); boots and shoes (in 1900, $3,882,655, in 1905, $5,575,927); boot and shoe cut stock (in 1905, $5, 211, 445); malt liquors (in 1900, $7,518,668, in 1905, $6,715,215); confectionery (in 1900, $4,455,184, in 1905, $6,210,023); tobacco products (in 1900, $3,504,603, in 1905, $4,59 2, 698); pianos and organs ($3,670,771 in 1905); other musical instruments and materials (in 1905, $231,780); rubber and elastic goods (in 1900, $3,139,783, in 1905, $2,887,323); steam fittings and heating apparatus (in 1900, $2,876,327, in 1905, $3,354, 020); bottling, furniture, &c. Art tiles and pottery are manufactured in Chelsea.
Independence is further curtailed by other state boards semi-independent of the city - the police commission of three members from 1885 to 1906, and in 1906 a single police commissioner, appointed by the governor, a licensing board of three members, appointed by the governor; the transit commission, &c. There are, further, county offices (Suffolk county comprises only Boston, Chelsea, Revere and Winthrop), generally independent of the city, though the latter pays practically all the bills.
Bounded by the Thames - Fulham, Chelsea, the City of Westminster (here the City of London intervenes), Stepney, Poplar.
The breadth of this low tract, from Chelsea downward, was from 2 to 3 m.
On the north there is a flat tract between Chelsea and Westminster, covering Pimlico, but from Westminster down to the Tower there is a marked slope directly up from the river bank.Advertisement
It rose on the heights of Hampstead, traversed Paddington, may be traced in the course of the Serpentine lake in Hyde Park, ran parallel to and east of Sloane Street, and joined the Thames close to Chelsea Bridge.
Brick earth overlies it from Kensington to Brentford and west thereof, and appears in Chelsea and Fulham, Hornsey and Stoke Newington, and in patches south of the Thames between Battersea and Richmond.
From the western boundary of the City proper, an area covering the greater part of the city of Westminster, and extending into Chelsea, Kensington, Paddington and Marylebone, is exclusively associated with the higher-class life of London.
Its finest portion is the Chelsea Embankment, fronting Battersea Park across the river, shaded by a pleasant avenue and lined with handsome houses.
The Underground Electric Railways Company, which acquired a controlling influence over these concerns, undertook the construction of a great power station at Chelsea; while the Metropolitan Company, which had fallen into line with the District (not without dispute over the system of electrification to be adopted) erected a station at Neasden on the Aylesbury branch.Advertisement
The surface tramway system of London cannot be complete, as, within an area roughly represented by the boroughs of Chelsea, Kensington and Fulham, the city of Westminster and a considerable district north thereof, and the city of London, the ' Charing Cross station was the scene of a remarkable catastrophe on the 5th of December 1905, when a large part of the roof collapsed, and the falling debris did very serious damage to the Avenue theatre, which stands close to the station at a lower level.
The City Steamboat Company, established in 1848, began with eight boats, and by 1865 had increased their fleet to seventeen, running from London Bridge to Chelsea.
The Chelsea Water Company opened its supply from the Thames in 1721; the Lambeth waterworks were erected in 1783; the Vauxhall Company was established in 1805, the West Middlesex, near Hammersmith, and the East London on the river Lea in 1806, the Kent on the Ravensbourne (Deptford) in 1810, the Grand Junction in 1811, and the Southwark (which amalgamated with the Vauxhall) in 1822.
In some parishes overseers were appointed in the ordinary manner; in others the vestry, by local acts and by orders under the Local Government Act 1894, was appointed to act as, or empowered to appoint, overseers, whilst in Chelsea the guardians acted as overseers.
Along the banks of the Thames are several small havens whose names have remained to us, such as Rotherhithe, Lambhith (Lambeth), Chelchith (Chelsea), &c., and it is not unlikely that the Saxons, who would not settle in the city itself, associated themselves with these small open spots.Advertisement
According to the census of 1900 there were 33 incorporated cities in Massachusetts, of which 8 had between 12,000 and 20,000 inhabitants; 5 between 20,000 and 25,000 (Everett, North Adams, Quincy, Waltham, Pittsfield); 2 io between 25,000 and 50,000 (Holyoke, Brockton, Haverhill, Salem, Chelsea, Malden, Newton, Fitchburg, Taunton, Gloucester); 7 between 50,000 and ioo,000 (Lowell, Cambridge, Lynn, Lawrence, New Bedford, Springfield, Somerville); and 3 more than roo,000 inhabitants, viz.
Of her mother little is known save that she lived for some time with her daughter, and that in 1679 she was drowned, apparently when intoxicated, in a pond at Chelsea.
Tradition credits the foundation of Chelsea Hospital to her influence over the king.
One of his latest public acts was a proposal laid before parliament for improving the revenues of the church, and a project for a college of controversial divinity at Chelsea.
In 1829 Lindley, who since 1822 had been assistant secretary to the Horticultural Society, was appointed to the chair of botany in University College, London, which he retained till 1860; he lectured also on botany from 1831 at the Royal Institution, and from 1836 at the Botanic Gardens, Chelsea.Advertisement
He died at his palace at Chelsea on the 17th of April 1761.
Then the king began to come himself to More's house at Chelsea, and would dine with him without previous notice.
In More's house you would see that Plato's Academy was revived again, only, whereas in the Academy the discussions turned upon geometry and the power of numbers, the house at Chelsea is a veritable school of Christian religion.
The vengeance of Henry was not satisfied by this judicial murder of his friend and servant; he enforced the confiscation of what small property More had left, expelled Lady More from the house at Chelsea, and even set aside assignments which had been legally executed by More, who foresaw what would happen before the commission of the alleged treason.
He was an intimate friend of Holbein, whose first introduction to England was as a visitor to More in his house at Chelsea, where the painter is said to have remained for three years, and where he probably first met Henry VIII.Advertisement
In Mary's reign, and in the tide of Catholic reaction, Roper and Harpsfield wrote lives of him; Ellis Heywood dedicated his Il Moro (Florence, 1556) a fanciful account of More's life at Chelsea, to Cardinal Pole, and Tottell reprinted the folio of his English works.
Kilburn, which as a district extends outside the borough, takes name from a stream which, as the Westbourne, entered the Thames at Chelsea.
The manufacture of porcelain was at the time attracting great attention in England, and while the factories at Bow, Chelsea, Worcester and Derby were introducing the artificial glassy porcelain, Cookworthy, following the accounts of Pere d'Entrecolles, spent many years in searching for English materials similar to those used by the Chinese.
He was subsequently appointed chaplain of Chelsea hospital (1824), chaplain-general of the forces (1844-1875) and inspector-general of military schools (1846-1857).
The botanist Jungermann had plant houses at Altdorf in Switzerland; those of Loader, a London merchant, and the conservatory in the Apothecaries' Botanic Garden at Chelsea, were among the first structures of the kind erected in British gardens.Advertisement
He was educated at private schools and at King's College, London, after his father's promotion to the rectory of St Luke's, Chelsea.
His purchase of the manor of Chelsea in 1712 has perpetuated his memory in the name of a "place," a street, and a square.
When Sloane retired from active work in 1741 his library and cabinet of curiosities, which he took with him from Bloomsbury to his house in Chelsea, had grown to be of unique value.
Among his other acts of munificence may be mentioned his gift to the Apothecaries' Company of the botanical or physic garden, which they had rented from the Chelsea estate since 1673.
During the presidential campaign he made speeches in Illinois, and in Massachusetts he spoke before the Whig State Convention at Worcester on the 12th of September, and in the next ten days at Lowell, Dedham, Roxbury, Chelsea, Cambridge and Boston.Advertisement
They went to London in the summer of 1834, and took a house at 5 (now 24) Cheyne Row, Chelsea, which Carlyle inhabited till his death; the house has since been bought for the public. Irving, who had welcomed him on former occasions, was just dying, - a victim, as Carlyle thought, to fashionable cajoleries.
The statue by Boehm on the Chelsea Embankment, however, is characteristic; and there is a fine painting by Watts in the National Portrait Gallery.
The buildings were removed, and the grounds became the property of Chelsea Hospital.
She died on the 28th of July 1557 at Chelsea, and was buried in Westminster Abbey.
It was cultivated in the Chelsea Physick Garden in 1752, and was believed to have been sent to Europe by French missionaries.Advertisement
It was cultivated by Philip Miller at Chelsea in 1752.
The main roads south communicate with the Victoria or Chelsea, Albert and Battersea bridges over the Thames.
The beautiful Chelsea embankment, planted with trees and lined with fine houses and, in part, with public gardens, stretches between Victoria and Battersea bridges.
The better residential portion of Chelsea is the eastern, near Sloane Street and along the river; the western, extending north to Fulham Road, is mainly a poor quarter.
Chelsea, especially the riverside district, abounds in historical associations.Advertisement
In the 18th and 19th centuries Chelsea, especially the parts about the embankment and Cheyne Walk, was the home of many eminent men, particularly of writers and artists, with whom this pleasant quarter has long been in favour.
Later, the names of Turner, Rossetti, Whistler, Leigh Hunt, Carlyle (whose house in Cheyne Row is preserved as a public memorial), Count D'Orsay, and Isambard Brunel, are intimately connected with Chelsea.
Chelsea was noted at different periods for two famous places of entertainment, Ranelagh in the second half of the 18th century, and Cremorne Gardens in the middle of the 19th.
Chelsea was formerly famous for a manufacture of buns; the original Chelsea bun-house, claiming royal patronage, stood until 1839, and one of its successors until 1888.
In the vicinity are the Chelsea Barracks (not actually in the borough).
The parliamentary borough of Chelsea returns one member, and includes, as a detached portion, Kensal Town, north of Kensington.
The City of Westminster, as thus depicted, extends from the western end of Fleet Street to Kensington Gardens, and from Oxford Street to the Thames, which it borders over a distance of 3 m., between Victoria (Chelsea) Bridge and a point below Waterloo Bridge.
The Thames, bordered in early times by a great expanse of fen on either hand from Chelsea and Battersea downward, washed, at the point where the Abbey stands, one shore of a low island perhaps three-quarters of a mile in circumference, known as Thorney or Bramble islet.
They settled in Chelsea (30 Cheyne Row), where in later years Mrs De Morgan had a large circle of intellectual and artistic friends.
In 1674, and again in 1675, he was invited to London by Sir Jonas Moore, governor of the Tower, who proposed to establish him in a private observatory at Chelsea, but the plan was anticipated by the determination of Charles II.
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Chelsea's asset quality remains high with mortgage arrears 20% less than the industry average.
Picture by Merlin Massara Jack was severely asphyxiated during the last 19 minutes of his birth at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital.
It is, in truth a futile scramble, unless of course you're Chelsea and have a shady Russian billionaire to back you.
With that, the referee brings proceedings to a close with three shrill blasts on his shiny whistle and Chelsea take the three points.
I would have advocated Shaun Wright-Phillips ahead of Beckham, but he destroyed his career when chasing the big bucks at Chelsea.
It probably costs more to have a season ticket at Chelsea than smoke cigars.
Chelsea should also be praised for wrestling a spitting cobra that attacked her and left her with a scar for life.
Strange how Eddie went for a 35 year old crock rather than young Liam who had such a good game agaisnt Chelsea.
With their own Russian sugar daddy they haven't turned into a South Coast Chelsea.
Ultra chic and utterly decadent myhotel chelsea is an urban retreat where the feel of a bohemian country house meets contemporary glamor.
That was after the Chelsea Messiah walked in on the ref and the Barca boss doing something really disgraceful.
Kensington and Chelsea is a culturally diverse area of London.
The humble earthworm also plays a vital role in Chris ' Chelsea garden.
Chelsea Chelsea's excited group had refreshments and football Easter eggs for their first session.
The Parkcity, London Set within the exclusive district of Kensington & Chelsea, the 4* deluxe Parkcity epitomizes elegance and style.
We should warn you Ã¢ these range from the local village fete to the Chelsea Flower Show!
Early into the second half, Lazio were reduced to ten men, opening the floodgates for Chelsea.
Chelsea alumna, Alison Cook worked with 50, Year 8 students to create a massive mixed media floral garland for the school hall.
Chelsea Pensioners reading the gazette of the Battle of Waterloo.
Neil is a passionate plantsman and has several gold medals to his name including five consecutive Golds at Chelsea for his grasses.
In this part of his journey he accompanies a young woman (Chelsea Field) running away from an abusive husband.
Chelsea are not invincible, the league is not won.
He didn't celebrate, and although at that stage it could have meant dropped points for Chelsea, he was n't jeered.
He was often taken off during the games and he was dropped from the starting lineup in the Carling Cup final against Chelsea.
Bankrolled by the Russian oligarch, Chelsea have moved to control the game in England like no club has ever done in the past.
A get-together at Chelsea College of Art which appears to pit ' identity politics for artists ' against global capitalism.
As the 4x4's various pseudonyms - Chelsea Tractor, Montessori Wagon - suggest, it's not their ability to go off road.
Author profile Dr. Joan Gomez is honorary consulting psychiatrist to the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital.
Chelsea Bell with the 8lb rainbow trout she caught on her first fishing trip.
At 16, Richard, a keen Chelsea fan and aspiring rapper decided to ditch his CB radio moniker Chelsea Boy.
The FA have not helped the tension between Chelsea and Leeds over teenage starlets, Michael Woods and Tom Taiwo.
Thomas Cook and Chelsea have withdrawn the train charter to Cardiff - not enough takers.
Still, its a nice move to propose an extra thirty quid on road tax for the ' Chelsea tractors ' .
We managed to go unbeaten at home - something only Chelsea matched.
Chelsea are accused of breaking the rules to lure two talented youngsters from Bates ' current club Leeds.
Bute filled the offices of ranger of Richmond Forest, governor of the Charterhouse, chancellor of Marischal College, Aberdeen (1761), trustee of the British Museum (1765), president of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (1780) and commissioner of Chelsea hospital.
The memorials which crowd the picturesque church and churchyard of St Luke near the river, commonly known as the Old Church, to a great extent epitomize the history of Chelsea.
Examples of the original Chelsea ware (see Ceramics) are of great value.
Of buildings and institutions the most notable is Chelsea Royal Hospital for invalid soldiers, initiated by Charles II.
There had far too much purity of intention for Chelsea 's liking in the 19th minute.
Sloane Square and Pont Street in Chelsea offer redbrick mansion blocks housing apartments.
Had Chelsea 's finishing not been so wasteful, they could have seen Ranieri off with a sackful of goals.
It all smacks of another desperate attempt to have a dig at Chelsea.
Portsmouth Reserves fell to their fourth straight defeat after getting caned by Chelsea Reserves tonight at Fratton Park.
The site of Chelsea College, a theological college founded by James I, was selected.
Former FONCY Player of the Year Jason Shackell was in the thick of the action for the first team against Chelsea on Saturday.
Still, its a nice move to propose an extra thirty quid on road tax for the ' chelsea tractors '.
There were those who thought Chelsea should have played in a new strip yesterday, one with a thick yellow streak down the back.
Hi Chelsea, Busy schedules happen, especially as you grow up.
Their daughter Chelsea followed a vegetarian diet for a period as well, which further bolster ideas that Clinton himself had become a vegetarian.
For more information about bridal shower invitation wording, check out the Chelsea Paper website.
Another relationship was denied vehemently at first by both parties, but 50 Cent and talk show host Chelsea Handler have finally admitted they did have a relationship in late 2010.
Even after his self-imposed eviction, he claimed that he was still very much in love with the 22-year old and that he had "made the right decision" choosing her over Chelsea.
The couple and their four adopted children, Parker, Chelsea, Blake and Vivienne, settled into their home in Queens and lived a relatively quiet life.
Chelsea Noble joined the cast in 1989, playing Mike Seaver's girlfriend.
Married to Chelsea Noble in 1991, Cameron now has six children with four beingadopted.
These voyages depart from Chelsea Piers in Manhattan and provide stunning views of the city's skyline.
This species is said to have been originally introduced by the cook of H.M. ship Centurion, commanded by Lord Anson, in 1744, and was cultivated by Philip Miller in the Botanic Garden at Chelsea.
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Over time, this home became the Chelsea Retirement Community and grew to include a variety of neighborhood-type communities designed to meet the needs of the senior community.
The Silver Maples of Chelsea offers options for independent, residential-style living as well as assisted living accommodations where residents live under the supervision of licensed, caring staff.
This not-for-profit senior community is sponsored by the Chelsea Area Wellness Foundation in conjunction with the United Methodist Retirement Communities.
The Garden Cottages are one of the latest additions to the Chelsea Retirement Community.
Residents who call the Garden Cottages home also have access to Chelsea Retirement Community amenities, including social activities, classes and even "Campus Care," which provides home care support 24 hours a day whenever it is needed.
You can purchase this designer's case in Sherbet (the swirling red pattern) or in Chelsea green.
Chelsea cut where some parts are shaved and others are kept longer.
The first three dolls introduced were Barbie, Chelsea and Madison.
Kassie DePaiva began her tenure on daytime as Chelsea Reardon on Guiding Light.
He and Billie are the parents of Chelsea, who donated a pancreas to save his life.
Chelsea and Sheila - No hook up here, but Chelsea expresses her interest in wanting to be more than houseguests with Sheila in season nine.
Matt ended up with Chelsea Wanstrath and Shayne Lamas (daughter of actor Lorenzo Lamas) as the final two, and he chose Shayne.
Chelsea Autumn began at the Millionaire's Club as Patti Stanger's personal assistant, and is now Vice President of Matching.
Khloe Kardashian appeared as herself in an episode of Chelsea Lately.
Produced by E! late night host Chelsea Handler, Pretty Wild on E focused on the life of the Neiers-Arlington-Dunn family.
Chelsea Chanel Dudley, also known as Chanel from Fantasy Factory, has made a big splash on the small screen in a short amount of the time.
Chelsea's interests are primarily industrial.
See Mellen Chamberlain (and others), History of Chelsea (2 vols., Boston, 1908), published by the Massachusetts Historical Society.