In 1905 an art pottery was established for making "crystal patina" and "robin's egg blue" wares, in imitation, to a certain extent, of old oriental pottery, and Clifton India ware, in imitation of pottery made by the American Indians.
Below Bristol the valley becomes the Clifton Gorge, famous for its wooded cliffs and for the Clifton suspension bridge which bestrides it.
In 1745 Prince Charles Edward twice marched through Penrith, and a skirmish took place at Clifton.
Clifton, 1877) to have been the "other order" contemplated in the Act of Uniformity of Elizabeth, and it was held that from this time the cope and surplice alone were legal vestments in the Church of England.
In 1859 he was appointed successor to Brewster in the principalship of the United College of St Andrews, a position which he held until his death at Clifton on the 31st of December 1868.
6 1879 and educated at Clifton, at the City of London School, and at Trinity College, Cambridge.
could hardly do otherwise than ignore Errington's nomination, as he also ignored the nomination of Clifford, bishop of Clifton, and of Grant, bishop of Southwark; and, by what he humorously described as "the Lord's own coup d'etat," he appointed Manning to, the archiepiscopal see.
span at Clifton over the Avon, but the project was not then carried further; in 1860, however, the link chains of the Hungerford suspension bridge which was being taken down were available at small cost, and these were used to complete the bridge.
- Niagara Falls and Clifton Bridge.
Roebling's suspension bridge built in 1851-1856) of the Grand Trunk railway, which has a terminus at Niagara Falls (Clifton), Ontario, and connects here with the New York Central & Hudson River and the Lehigh Valley railways.
The Bath, Clifton and West of England Zoological Society owns small but extremely well-managed Zoological Gardens, well situated on the edge of Clifton Downs.
Auburn, Clifton, Price Hill, Walnut Hills and Mt.
She is said to have died at Clifton, Yorkshire, in 1561, and was buried there or at Shipton.
In 1863 he went to Clifton College as first headmaster, remaining there for 15 years.
THOMAS CARTE (1686-1754), English historian, was born at Dusmoon, near Clifton.
After holding masterships at King Edward's School, Birmingham, and at Clifton College, he succeeded G.
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The retreat was admirably conducted; Lord George and Cluny fought a gallant and successful rear guard at Clifton; they escaped from Cumberland across the border, but Charles, against advice, left a doomed garrison in Carlisle.
The name is also given to the butterfly, Mazarine or Clifton Blue (Polyommatus Adonis).
CHARLES HARDING FIRTH (1857-), British historian, was born at Sheffield on the r6th of March 1857, and was educated at Clifton College and at Balliol College, Oxford.
After one year at Hope chapel, Clifton, he was called to the ministry of Argyle Independent chapel in Bath; and on the 30th of January 1791 he began the work of his life there, attracting hearers of every religious denomination and of every rank, and winning for himself a wide reputation as a brilliant pulpit orator, an earnest religious author, and a friendly counsellor.
granted it to Henry, earl of Holland, and after passing through the hands of Sir Gervase Clifton and Sir Christopher Clapham, it was purchased about 1700 by the duke of Leeds, ancestor of the present duke, who is now lord of the manor.
border near Clifton; next a broad zone of compacted mountain ranges with a southern limit of similar trend; and lastly a region of desert plains, occupying somewhat more than the S.W.
of Clifton, it is much broken down and obscured by erosion and lava deposits.
Bedfordshire is divided into nine hundreds, Barford, Biggleswade, Clifton, Flitt, Manshead, Redbornestoke, Stodden, Willey and Wiscamtree, and the liberty, half hundred or borough of Bedford.
To illustrate Decorated and Perpendicular the churches of Clifton and of Marston Moretaine, with its massive detached campanile, may be mentioned; and Cople church is a good specimen of fine Perpendicular work.
Clifton Park, of 311 26 acres, 2 m.
Among the most fashionable streets are Mount Curve, Clifton and Park avenues, all in the " West Division "or south-western quarter of the city.
This finer work was the outcome of his friendship with Lady Austen, a widow who, on a visit to her sister, the wife of the vicar of the neighbouring village of Clifton, made the acquaintance of Cowper and Mrs Unwin.
In January 1758 he left Virginia and lived in England until his death on the 27th of July 1770 at Clifton, Bristol.
In April 1910 Leslie Hartley became a boarder at Clifton College, a public school on the edge of Bristol.
There is a farcical problem currently of a Clifton resident who applied to widen his gates to get a double buggy through.
Clifton campus in september.
On October the 8th 1868 the church was solemnly consecrated by the Bishop of Clifton - The Rt Rev Dr. Clifford.
Clifton represented some of his data graphically, see figs.
lay-by on the left just past Upper Clifton Farm.
For a truly memorable outing ask for Melvin Clifton in Plymouth.
It was then transported by packhorse to Byland's property at Clifton, just outside York, on the River Ouse.
Numbers have not grown as fast in Clifton as elsewhere as they seem to prefer gently sloping corrugated industrial roofing to chimney pots.
seventylock was put up in the late Seventies by the Clifton's, who ran a tailor's shop in Midland Road.
situated in the small village of Clifton Hampden, close to the River Thames.
His parents received an urgent telegram at their home now at Wilford, Clifton Road, Heaton Moor.
they belonged to that small body of British Independents who " separated " from the state church under the leadership of Richard Clifton or Clyfton (d.
The Niagara Falls and Clifton steel arch (fig.
Hobbes went on for a time living in the household; but his services were no longer in demand, and, remaining inconsolable under his personal bereavement, he sought distraction, in 1629, in another engagement which took him abroad as tutor to the son of Sir Gervase Clifton, of an old Nottinghamshire family.
He was educated at Clifton College, where he was head of the school in 1881 and edited the school magazine, and at Corpus Christi College, Oxford.
Clifton did not kiss me because he does not like to kiss little girls.
Yet despite this, much of Clifton still retained a raffish charm which appealed across generations and classes.
The clock was put up in the late Seventies by the Clifton 's, who ran a tailor 's shop in Midland Road.
We are situated in the small village of Clifton Hampden, close to the River Thames.
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