Forfar sentence example

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  • He was chosen as one of the lords of the congregation in 1557, and commanded the contingents sent by Forfar and Fife against the queen regent in 1559.
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  • Brechin - which is controlled by a provost, bailies and council - unites with Arbroath, Forfar, Inverbervie and Montrose to return one member to parliament.
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  • Bervie unites with Arbroath, Brechin, Forfar and Montrose in returning one member (for the "Montrose burghs") to parliament.
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  • The unpretending mansion near by was built by Archibald Douglas, 1st earl of Forfar (1653-1712).
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  • In Perth, Fife, Forfar and Aberdeen the average was 30%; but in nearly all the counties, towards the end at least of the period of depression, the coexistent demand and competition for farms were observable.
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  • Sandstone, of which the total production in 1905 was 1,142,135 tons valued at £320,761, is quarried in nearly every county, but the industry flourishes particularly in the shires of Lanark, Dumfries, Ayr and Forfar.
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  • The counties in which the manufacture is now most largely carried on are Forfar, Perth, Fife and Aberdeen, but Renfrew, Lanark, Edinburgh and Ayr are also extensively associated with it.
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  • By the 15th of May 1307 a writer of a letter from Forfar says that if Edward dies his cause in Scotland is lost.
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  • In the winter of 1307 and in 1308 Bruce ruined Buchan, a Comyn territory, and won the castles of Aberdeen and Forfar, while Edward Bruce cleared the English out of Galloway.
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  • After six years' theological study, Jamieson was licensed to preach in 1789 and became pastor of an Anti-burgher congregation in Forfar; and in 1797 he was called to the Anti-burgher church in Nicolson Street, Edinburgh.
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  • It lies at the east end of the Loch of Forfar in the valley of Strathmore, and is 13 m.
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  • Forfar is at least as old as the time of Malcolm Canmore, for the first parliament after the defeat of Macbeth met in the old castle, which stood on a mound on the northern side of the town.
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  • Forfar seems to have played a less reputable part in the persecution of witches.
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  • The town is under the jurisdiction of a provost, bailies and council, and, with Brechin, Forfar, Inverbervie and Montrose, returns one member to parliament.
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  • This event seems to have cooled the hotheads in Forfar, because very few went off to fight in the '45.
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  • A village Lodge, the Master was one James Beattie, a rural postman attached to the Forfar Post Office.
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  • During 2003 local people were involved in a project at Forfar Loch to help reduce another invasive species, the Himalayan balsam.
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  • Firstly, Raith's Davidson and Forfar's Donald both saw yellow after a midfield tussle.
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  • Having explored the coasts of Fife and Forfar, he gained a decisive victory over the Caledonians under Galgacus at the Graupian hill (see Britain, Roman).
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  • One great drawback on the property of Forfar is the scarcity of fuel.
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  • Firstly, Raith 's Davidson and Forfar 's Donald both saw yellow after a midfield tussle.
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