His unexpected recovery revived his father's hopes for his education, hitherto so much neglected if judged by ordinary standards; and accordingly in January 1752 he was placed at Esher, Surrey, under the care of Dr Francis, the well-known translator of Horace.
ESHER, a township in the Epsom parliamentary division of Surrey, England, 142 m.
of London by the London & South Western railway (Esher and Claremont station).
To the north-west lie the grounds of Esher Place.
Christ Church, Esher, contains fine memorials of King Leopold and others, and one of its three bells is said to have been brought from San Domingo by Sir Francis Drake.
Esher is included in the urban district of Esher and The Dittons, of which Thames Ditton is a favourite riverside resort.
He also collaborated with Lord Esher in editing the Correspondence of Queen Victoria (1907).
In this aspect the principal extension of London has been into the counties of Kent and Surrey, to the pleasant hilly districts about Sydenham, Norwood and Croydon, Chislehurst and Orpington, Caterham, Redhill and Reigate, Epsom, Dorking and Leatherhead; and up the valley of the Thames through Richmond to Kingston and Surbiton, Esher and Weybridge, and the many townships on both the Surrey and the Middlesex shores of the river.
His institution of the permanent Committee of Imperial Defence, and of the new Army Council (1904), were reforms of the highest importance, resulting from the report of a "triumvirate" consisting of Lord Esher, Sir John Fisher and Sir George Clarke, appointed in November 1903.
1850), who resided at Claremont in the neighbouring parish of Esher, his queen and other members of his family; but their bodies were subsequently removed to Dreux in Normandy.
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The incense of " Esher," i.e.
quickened when, with three overs to go and Esher needing about thirty, Richie Richardson beckoned me toward him.
And my pulse quickened when, with three overs to go and Esher needing about thirty, Richie Richardson beckoned me toward him.
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