Frome sentence example

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  • This will include provision of a morning commuter service from Frome to Bristol.

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  • It flows east and south in a wide curve, through a broad upper valley past Chippenham and Melksham, after which it turns abruptly west to Bradford-on-Avon, receives the waters of the Frome from the south, and enters the beautiful narrow valley in which lie Bath and Bristol.

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  • Edred died on the 23rd of November 955 at Frome, in Somersetshire, and was buried in the old minster at Winchester.

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  • The meeting of roads from Bath, Frome, Shaftesbury and Salisbury made Warminster a busy coaching centre.

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  • It lies between the rivers Frome and Piddle, r 2 m.

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  • After the Restoration he was successively rector of Wimbush, Essex, vicar of Frome Selwood, Somersetshire, rector of Streat and Walton.

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  • It is unevenly built on high ground above the river Frome, which is here crossed by a stone bridge of five arches.

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  • It was formerly called Frome or Froome Selwood, after the neighbouring forest of Selwood; and the country round is still richly wooded and picturesque.

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  • The Saxon occupation of Frome (From) is the earliest of which there is evidence, the settlement being due to the foundation of a monastery by Aldhelm in 705.

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  • A witenagemot was held there in 934, so that Frome must already have been a place of some size.

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  • Local tradition asserts that Frome was a medieval borough, and the reeve of Frome is, occasionally mentioned in documents after the reign of Edward I., but there is no direct evidence that Frome was a borough and no trace of any charter granted to it.

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  • Frome was never incorporated.

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  • The manufacture of woollen cloth has been established since the 15th century, Frome being the only Somerset town in which this staple industry has flourished continuously.

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  • The Five Mile Act drove him to Frome Selwood, and in that neighbourhood he preached until his death on the 22nd of December 1681.

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  • The community at Malmesbury increased, and Aldhelm was able to found two other monasteries to be centres of learning at Frome and at Bradford on Avon.

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  • For big grayling, there are few better places than the Frome below Dorchester, where fish of well over two pounds are common.

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  • The Frome process used woad, a blue dye associated with Brits since Caesar visited.

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  • Mr and Mrs wort then went on to raise more funds and donated a defibrillator to Frome Victoria Hospital.

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  • Mr and Mrs Wort then went on to raise more funds and donated a defibrillator to Frome Victoria Hospital.

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  • They retired to Frome in the early nineteen seventies from Clapham where they were involved in local amateur dramatics.

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