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  • English Puritans emigrated under the auspices of the Virginia Company to the Bermudas in 1612; and in 1617 a Presbyterian Church, governed by ministers and four elders, was established there by Lewis Hughes, who used the liturgy of the isles of Guernsey and Jersey.
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  • The act of 1679 expressly applies to Wales, Berwick-on-Tweed, Jersey and Guernsey, and the act of 1816 also extends to the Isle of Man.
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  • He was chaplain to the English garrison at Guernsey in April - December 16J9 and again in 1661; and in the latter year, refusing valuable livings in England offered on condition of conformity, he returned to America.
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  • Only in Jersey and Guernsey, whither large numbers of Huguenots had fled after the St Bartholomew massacre, was Presbyterianism fully permitted.
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  • In Jersey and in Guernsey there are courts of first instance with appeal to the bishop of Winchester.
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  • It will be noticed that such characteristically milking breeds as the Ayrshire, Jersey and Guernsey have no place here.
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  • Other cattle societies, all well caring for the interest of their respective breeds, are the Shorthorn Society of Great Britain and Ireland, the Lincolnshire Red Shorthorn Association, the Hereford Herd Book Society, the Devon Cattle Breeders' Society, the South Devon Herd Book Society, the Sussex Herd Book Society, the Longhorned Cattle Society, the Red Polled Society, the English Guernsey Cattle Society, the English Kerry and Dexter Cattle Society, the Welsh Bla.
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  • There are 29 counties in which coal is produced, but 81.4% of it in 1908 came from Belmont, Athens, Jefferson, Guernsey, Perry, Hocking, Tuscarawas and Jackson counties.
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  • In some years between 1852 and 1867 the old mackerel disappeared off Guernsey from the surface, and were accidentally discovered feeding at the bottom.
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  • Cambridge was first settled in 1798 by emigrants from the island of Guernsey (whence the name of the county); was laid out as a town in 1806; was incorporated as a village in 1837; and was chartered as a city in 1893.
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  • The Great Western railway company maintains a regular service of passenger steamers to Guernsey and Jersey.
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  • Washington, or Washington Court House as it is often called to distinguish it from the village of Washington in Guernsey county, Ohio, was laid out in 1810 and was chartered as a city in 1888.
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  • After a year's service he obtained leave to return to England, and after many adventures and narrow escapes in a journey through hostile territory he embarked for Guernsey, and thence for England.
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  • The third British species, the green lizard (Lacerta viridis), does not occur in England proper; it has, found a congenial home in the island of Guernsey, but is there much less developed as regards size and beauty than on the continent.
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  • He migrated to the Channel Islands early in the reign of Elizabeth; and, after a period as schoolmaster, officiated (1564-1566) at St Peter's, Guernsey, then under Presbyterian discipline.
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  • Next year the exile of Guernsey published his third great romance, Les Travailleurs de la mer, a work unsurpassed even among the works of its author for splendour of imagination and of style, for pathos and sublimity of truth.
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  • They operate in England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, Guernsey, Isle of Man and Jersey.
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  • From 1704 to 1706 he was governor of Guernsey.
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  • Not only are millions of bulbs cultivated in Holland for export every year, but thousands are now also grown for the same purpose in the Channel Islands, more particularly in Guernsey.
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  • Both these works were composed entirely from the original documents at the Public Record Office, London, and the archives of jersey and Guernsey.
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  • The book includes a foreword written by the Bailiff of Guernsey, the Island's senior judge.
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  • It was caught in a monofilament gill net off the southwest Coast of Guernsey in about 60 feet of water.
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  • The small Martello tower contains a museum about Guernsey shipwrecks, with many salvaged artifacts and related illustrations.
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  • The live octopus will be weighed and measured and taken to the Guernsey Aquarium.
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  • Clinton Downes from the Guernsey Fishermen's Trading Company told me that another crab potter caught 4 triggerfish earlier in the week.
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  • Several years ago, I enjoyed a charter trip to Guernsey in company with Allan.
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  • In 1768 the king, who had had a quarrel with Amherst, made amends by giving him another colonelcy; in 1770 he was made governor of Guernsey; and two years later, though not yet a full general, he was made lieutenant-general of the ordnance and acting commander-in-chief of the forces.
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  • Clinton Downes from the Guernsey Fishermen 's Trading Company told me that another crab potter caught 4 Triggerfish earlier in the week.
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  • A further X100,000 was paid for the Jersey, Guernsey, Isle of Man and other undertakings, and about £2,000,000 was.
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  • He was detained successively in the Tower, in Jersey, in Guernsey and in Dover Castle.
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