Christchurch Sentence Examples
Dunedin is connected by rail with Christchurch northward and Invercargill southward, with numerous branches.
He interceded for her in vain with the king, as he had done in the cases of Fisher, More and the monks of Christchurch.
A portion of his correspondence on this subject was published by his son as The Founders of Canterbury (Christchurch, 1868).
With a more direct course, and in a widening, fertile valley it continues past Downton, Fordingbridge and Ringwood, skirting the New Forest on the west, to Christchurch, where it receives the Stour from the west, and 2 z m.
There is more than one meaning of Christchurch discussed in the 1911 Encyclopedia.Advertisement
The beds take their name from the Maitai river near Nelson; they are largely developed in the mountains of the Tararua-Ruahine-Raukumara chain, on the eastern side of the North Island; they occur in the Kaikoura Mountains, and an outlier forms Mount Torlesse, near the eastern edge of the Southern Alps, west of Christchurch.
Meteorological statistics are collected at Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, and Dunedin and eight other stations; and observations of rainfall, temperature, and wind-directions are received from eighteen stations of the second class.
At Otford, Wrotham and Charing were manorhouses or rather palaces of the archbishops of Canterbury; at Hollingbourne was a manor of the priors of Christchurch.
He all but completed the cathedral which his predecessor, William of St Carilef, had begun; fortified Durham; built Norham Castle; founded the priory of Mottisfout and endowed the college of Christchurch, Hampshire.
On the 18th of May 1807 the duc de Montpensier died at Christchurch in Hampshire, where he had been taken for change of air, of consumption.Advertisement
It stands on the small estuary of the Grey or Mawhera river, has a good harbour, and railway communication with Hokitika, Reef ton, &c., while the construction of a line to connect with Christchurch and Nelson was begun in 1887.
An estate of the value of -L200 a year was settled on the boy, and he was sent in succession to a private school at Hyde, Abbey near Winchester, to Eton in 1781, and to Christchurch, Oxford, in 1787.
Christchurch is mainly dependent on the rich agricultural district which surrounds it, the plain being mainly devoted to cereals and grazing.
Railways connect with Culverden to the north and with Dunedin and the south coast, with many branches through the agricultural districts; also with Lyttelton, the port of Christchurch, 8 m.
The foundation of Christchurch is connected with the so-called "Canterbury Pilgrims," who settled in this district in 1850.Advertisement
Lyttelton was the original settlement, but Christchurch came into existence in 1851, and is thus the latest of the settlements of the colony.
These teams cover all of the Bournemouth and Christchurch area providing antenatal, home birth and postnatal care.
It reminds me of nothing so much as the old drinking fountain in Christchurch Park.
He has a house near Christchurch where his wife still resides, and where he carries on a considerable tobacco manufactory.
At once Christchurch became the railhead for Bournemouth, In 1863 an act was obtained for a 3½ mile extension to Bournemouth.Advertisement
During the two years that he occupied the see of Kildare he was also dean of Christchurch, Dublin.
You can combine a New Zealand heli ski vacation with a sightseeing visit to Christchurch.
The 30-day fall voyage starts in the "City by the Bay" and travels to Sydney, Australia, with stops in Honolulu and Maui before heading across the Pacific to Bora Bora, Pago Pago, Fiji, Auckland, Wellington, and Christchurch.