Cobham Sentence Examples
Glover (" Leonidas ") attended every performance; the duke of Argyll, Lords Cobham and Lyttelton, Pitt, and several other members of parliament testified their admiration.
Gravesend and Cobham deaneries were created in 1862 and Greenwich and Woolwich in 1868, all in the archdeaconry of Rochester.
The church of Cobham contains one of the richest collections of ancient brasses in England.
Ancient mansions are very numerous; among these are the castellated Leeds Castle in the Maidstone district,`Penshurst Place, Hever Castle near Edenbridge, Saltwood and Westenhanger near Hythe, the Mote House at Ightham near Wrotham, Knole House near Sevenoaks, and Cobham Hall.
As Beltz observes, the fame of Sir Reginald Cobham, Sir Walter Manny and the earls of Northampton, Hereford and Suffolk was already established by their warlike exploits, and they would certainly have been among the original companions had the order been then regarded as the reward of military merit only.Advertisement
The eldest, Viscount Cobham (1842-), became a land commissioner and a railway com missioner; General Sir Neville Lyttelton, G.C.B.
The Lives of John Wicliffe, Lord Cobham, John Huss, Jerome of Prague and 21ika by William Gilpin (London, 1765) still has a certain value.
Essex was thus thrown upon his own resources, and his anger against the queen being roused afresh by the refusal to renew his monopoly of sweet wines, he formed the desperate project of seizing her person and compelling her to dismiss from her council his enemies Raleigh, Cobham, and Cecil.
Myres in a series of trials, to settle special 13 See Cobham, An Attempt at a Bibliography of Cyprus (4th ed., Nicosia, 1900), Appendix, " Cesnola Controversy," p. 54.44 The Lawrence-Cesnola Collection (London, 1881); Salaminia, id.
Cobham (4th ed., Nicosia, 1900), registers over 700 works which deal with Cyprus.Advertisement
Cobham (London), treats the island briefly from every standpoint.
In 1719 Vigo was captured by the British under Viscount Cobham.
His open adultery with his mistress, Eleanor Cobham, also made him unpopular.
His position was further damaged by his connexion with Eleanor Cobham, whom he had now married.
This was Sir John Oldcastle, in right of his wife, Lord Cobham, "the good Lord Cobham" as the common people called him.Advertisement
In 1413 he took a leading part in the proceedings against Sir John Oldcastle, Lord Cobham, and in the following year he died on the 19th of February, and was buried at Canterbury.
Shooting party, probably including gamekeepers on the Cobham Estate.
Also, during the 1940s, flying pioneer Sir Alan Cobham helped develop in-flight refueling here.
It was built a little upstream of the present strucutre and was paid for by Sir John de Cobham and Sir Robert Knolles.
In June 1578 he was sent with Lord Cobham to the Netherlands, mainly to glean reliable information on the complicated situation.Advertisement