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The Hampton Court organ of 1690 shows that Schmidt had further lowered his pitch a semitone, to a' 441 7.
Rousseau was also employed to paint architectural subjects and landscapes in the palace of Hampton Court, where many of his decorative panels still exist.
Meanwhile all hopes of an accommodation with Charles were dispelled by his flight on the 11th of November from Hampton Court to Carisbroke Castle in the Isle of Wight, his Flight object being to negotiate independently with the Scots, the parliament and the army.
On the 12th of September 1651 Cromwell made his triumphal entry into London at the conclusion of his victorious campaigns; and parliament granted him Hampton Court as a residence with £4000 a year.
He was fond of music and of art, and kept statues in Hampton Court Gardens which scandalized good puritans.Advertisement
On the 10th of August George Fox met him riding at the head of his guards in the park at Hampton Court, but declared "he looked like a dead man."
The next day he again fell ill and was removed from Hampton Court to Whitehall, where his condition became worse.
Among the principal examples are " Roman Triumphs " (not the same compositions as the Hampton Court pictures), " A Bacchanal Festival," " Hercules and Antaeus," " Marine Gods," " Judith with the Head of Holophernes," the " Deposition from the Cross," the " Entombment," the " Resurrection," the " Man of Sorrows," the " Virgin in a Grotto."
In 1604 Chaderton was appointed one of the four divines for managing the cause of the Puritans at the Hampton Court conference; and he was also one of the translators of the Bible.
It is served directly by the Chesapeake & Ohio railway, and indirectly by the New York, Philadelphia & Norfolk (Pennsylvania System), passengers and freight being carried by steamer from the terminus at Cape Charles; by steamboat lines connecting with the principal cities along the Atlantic coast, and with cities along the James river; by ferry, connecting with Norfolk and Portsmouth; and by electric railway (3 m.) to Hampton and (1 2 m.) to Newport News.Advertisement
Stephens headed the Confederate commission to the peace conference at Hampton Roads in February 1865.
On account of its warm climate, Florida has many resorts for health and pleasure, which are especially popular in the season from January to April; the more important are St Augustine, Ormond, Daytona, Palm Beach, Miami, Tampa, White Springs, Hampton Springs, Worthington Springs and Orange Springs.
He was put in command of its naval forces when Franklin Buchanan resigned after he was wounded in the action with the Federal squadron in Hampton Roads.
By the victories of Pichegru the stadtholder and all his family were, however, compelled to leave Holland and seek refuge in England, where the palace of Hampton Court was set apart for their use.
Flowing past Hampton Court, opposite to which it receives the Mole on the right, and past Kingston (202),(202), it reaches Teddington (184).Advertisement
In 1841 some slaves who were being carried in the brig "Creole" from Hampton Roads, Virginia, to New Orleans, revolted, killed the captain, gained possession of the vessel, and soon afterwards entered the British port of Nassau.
Leaving Hampton Roads on the 18th of August 1838, it Mopped at Madeira and Rio de Janeiro; visited Tierra del Fuego, Chile, Peru, the Paumotu group of the Low Archipelago, the Samoan islands and New South Wales; from Sydney sailed into the Antarctic Ocean in December 1839 and reported the discovery of an Antarctic continent west of the Balleny islands; visited the Fiji and the Hawaiian islands in 1840, explored the west coast of the United States, including the Columbia river, San Francisco Bay and the Sacramento river, in 1841, and returned by way of the Philippine islands, the Sulu archipelago, Borneo, Singapore, Polynesia and the Cape of Good Hope, reaching New York on the 10th of June 1842.
Hampton Roads is famous in history as the scene of the first engagement between iron-clad vessels.
John Lorimer Worden (1818-1897), had left New York on the morning of the 6th of March; after a dangerous passage in which she twice narrowly escaped sinking, she arrived at Hampton Roads during the night of the 8th, and early in the morning of the 9th anchored near the "Minnesota."
At Sewell's Point, on Hampton Roads, in 1907 was held the Jamestown Tercentennial Exposition.Advertisement
Famous heroes who are specially connected with England are Alfred the Great, Richard Cceur-de-Lion, King Horn, Havelok the Dane, Guy of Warwick, Sir Bevis of Hampton (or Southampton), Robin Hood and his companions.
He preached in the Presbyterian church at East Hampton, Long Island (1798-1810, being ordained in 1 799); in the Congregational church at Litchfield, Connecticut (1810-1826), in the Hanover Street church of Boston (1826-1832), and in the Second Presbyterian church of Cincinnati, Ohio (1833-1843); was president of the newly established Lane Theological Seminary at Walnut Hills, Cincinnati, and was professor of didactic and polemic theology there (1832-1850), being professor emeritus until his death.
His daughter, Catherine Esther Beecher (1800-1878), was born at East Hampton, Long Island, on the 6th of September 1800.
His son, Edward Beecher (1803-1895), was born at East Hampton, Long Island, on the 27th of August 1803, graduated at Yale in 1822, studied theology at Andover, and in 1826 became pastor of the Park Street church in Boston.
They were rejected both by Queen Elizabeth, and, after the Hampton Court Conference petitioned about them, by King James I.Advertisement
The district is residential and the town is a resort of visitors both to the river and to Bushey Park, which lies immediately south (see Hampton).
Garrick, who called her " the best of women and wives," lived most happily with her in his villa at Hampton, acquired by him in 1754, whither he was glad to escape from his house in Southampton Street.
Roubiliac's statue of Shakespeare, for which Garrick sat, and for which he paid the sculptor three hundred guineas, was originally placed in a small temple at Hampton, and is now in the entrance hall at the British Museum.
Hampton is an agricultural shipping point, ships fish, oysters and canned crabs, and manufactures fish oil and brick.
Hampton was settled in 1610 on the site of an Indian village, Kecoughtan, a name it long retained, and was represented at the first meeting (1619) of the Virginia House of Burgesses.
Hampton was incorporated as a town in 1887, and in 1908 became a city of the second class.
He took a prominent and truculent part in the famous conference of prelates and Presbyterian divines held at Hampton Court in 1604.
The James river, afterwards so much used for the Federal operations, was not yet clear, and it was here, in Hampton Roads, that the famous fight took place between the ironclads "Merrimac" (or "Virginia") and "Monitor" (March 8-9, 1862).
In England a National Physical Laboratory (N.P.L.) has been established, based on the German institute, and has its principal laboratory at Bushey House, near Hampton, Middlesex.
In the same year Massachusetts encouraged friendly Puritans to settle Hampton on the same purchase, and about a year later this colony organized Hampton as a town with the right to send a deputy to the General Court.
In the Wilderness and Petersburg campaigns he was constantly employed as a divisional commander under Stuart, and, after Stuart's death, under General Wade Hampton.
On the other hand, again, Hodson died a poor man, his effects were sold for £170, his widow was dependent on charity for her passage home, was given apartments by the queen at Hampton Court, and left only £400 at her death.
There was formerly an archiepiscopal palace in the town, built by Archbishop Hampton about 1620; and the Dominicans, the Franciscans, the Augustinians, the Carmelites and the knights of St John have monastic establishments.
The last of these - Christopher Hampton - who was consecrated to the primacy in 1613, repaired the ruined cathedral of Armagh.
Although the diffusion of epic poetry in England did not actually inspire any new chansons de geste, it developed the taste for this class of literature, and the epic style in which the tales of Horn, of Bovon de Hampton, of Guy of Warwick (still unpublished), of Waldef (still unpublished), and of Fulk Fitz Warine are treated, is certainly partly due to this circumstance.
As a result the king summoned a conference of leading Puritan divines, and of bishops and other leading Anglican divines, which met under his presidency at Hampton Court in January 1604.
He died at Hampton Court on the 25th of August 1867.
Here was constructed the iron-clad "Virginia" (the old "Merrimac"), which on the 9th of March 1862 fought in Hampton Roads the famous engagement with the "Monitor."
He was present at the Hampton Court Conference in January 1604, and died at Lambeth on the 29th of the following February.
The most satisfying of Darer's paintings done in Venice are the admirable portrait of a young man at Hampton Court (the same sitter reappears in the "Feast of Rose Garlands"), and two small pieces, one the head of a brown Italian girl modelled and painted with real breadth and simplicity, formerly in the collection of Mr Reginald Cholmondeley and now at Berlin, and the small and very striking little "Christ Crucified" with the figure relieved against the night sky, which is preserved in the Dresden Gallery and has served as model and inspiration to numberless later treatments of the theme.
From Byzantium the special skill in this art was transmitted in the 9th and 10th centuries to the Rhenish provinces of Germany and to Italy, and thence to the whole of western Europe; in this way the 18th century smith who wrought the Hampton Court iron gates was the heir to the mechanical skill of the ancient metalworkers of Phoenicia and Greece.
Virginia, and studied for eight months (1878-1879) at the Wayland Seminary in Washington, D.C. In 1879 he became instructor at the Hampton Institute, where he trained about.
Hampton Roads at the mouth of the James river, which forms the harbour for the leading ports of the state, Norfolk and Newport News, affords one of the best anchorages of the Atlantic coast.
At the mouth of the river they met Lord Delaware, however, who brought other colonists and plentiful supplies; and they returned, set up a trading post at what is now Hampton and undertook to bring the hostile natives to subjection.
His first wife died in 1714; and in 1715 he married Ann Lake, widow of John Cotton, of Hampton, N.H., a grandson of John Cotton of Boston.
Amesbury is served by two divisions of the Boston & Maine railway, and is connected by electric line with Haverhill and Newburyport, Mass., and with Hampton Beach, New Hampshire, and Salisbury Beach, Mass., two summer resorts.
The Puritans were invited to a conference with the king at Hampton Court (1604).
This resulted in the futile "Hampton Roads Conference" of the 3rd of February 1865 (see Lincoln, Abraham).
The primate, Christopher Hampton, in a letter which is a model of Christian eloquence, mildly rebuked his eminent suffragan.
Naturally, as a Hampton resident Garrick was noticed by Walpole who rather disparaged his social standing as a wine merchant turned actor.
The USS Monitor steamed for Hampton Roads on March 6, 1862 and entered the annals of history forever.
The house was held by copyhold of the Manor and Honor of Hampton Court, as were all the properties in the area.
But, let's not let sporting excellence obscure the many other strings to the Hampton bow.
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The boat is currently moored on a temporary, NON-RESIDENTIAL mooring near Hampton Court in Surrey on the River Thames.
Hampton Court Palace ice rink is open from Saturday December 2nd 2006 Sunday 14th January 2007.
Though the battle between the two vessels was indecisive, its effect was to "neutralize" the "Merrimac," which had caused great alarm in Washington, and to prevent the breaking of the Federal blockade at Hampton Roads; in the history of naval warfare it may be regarded as marking the opening of a new era - the era of the armoured warship. On the 3rd of February 1865 near Fortress Monroe on board a steamer occurred the meeting of President Lincoln and Secretary Seward with Confederate commissioners which is known as the Hampton Roads Conference (see Lincoln, Abraham).
He was one of the commissioners to treat at the Hampton Roads Conference in 1865 (see Lincoln, Abraham), and after the surrender of General Lee was summoned by President Lincoln to Richmond to confer regarding the restoration of Virginia in the Union.
Melville delivered his opinion to that effect in two long speeches with his accustomed freedom, and, having shortly afterwards written a sarcastic Latin epigram on some of the ritual practised in the chapel of Hampton Court, and some eavesdropper having conveyed the lines to the king, he was committed to the tower, and detained there for four years.
At this time Grandfather managed a saddler 's shop in Great Hampton Street, W. H. Heaton & Co.
Choral Scholarships are tenable in conjunction with the Chapel Royal at Hampton Court Palace.
Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) successfully secured the surrender of a long lease on behalf of Novell.
The hotels include Best Western, Comfort In, Country Inn & Suites, Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn, the Ramada and Super 8.
Hampton Inn & Suites, Palm Desert offers a Shop & Stay package, which includes a $20 gift card that can be used centerwide.
Police in East Hampton state that if it weren't for Seinfeld's quick thinking and action, the accident would have been much more serious for Jerry and for other drivers on the highway.
An avid baseball fan, Singer plays in the annual East Hampton, N.Y.
The school, founded in 1968, provides educational services to the South Hampton Roads region.
Tidewater is the largest higher education facility and the largest workforce development provider in the Hampton Roads region.
Candidissima - A large-flowered form sometimes called the Hampton Court Lily.
Lighting is an important feature in any building, and choosing lighting from an established company like Hampton Bay lighting can help you make your home or office come alive.
If you love the look of dropped lighting, but want a more simple look, consider pendant lighting from Hampton Bay.
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Vanity lights, wall sconces, and lamp shades-Other Hampton Bay products include vanity lights and wall sconces.
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Lighting from Hampton Bay offers you a variety of options to fit virtually any style or designing need.
Hampton Bay outdoor lighting offers style and quality at an affordable price.
Hampton Bay lighting, fans, and outdoor furniture are offered exclusively by Home Depot.
Made of sturdy cast aluminum for many years of useful service, Hampton Bay outdoor wall lights are hardwired but easy to install.
Versatile and elegantly simple, Hampton Bay outdoor lighting post and path lights can add dimension to a walkway and create a focal point when included in a flowerbed or near an entry.
Illuminate a water feature, flowerbed, patio or deck with the convenience of Hampton Bay solar fixtures.
Hampton Bay integrates its outdoor lighting solutions, so you can usually find matching styles throughout its line of fixtures and accessories.
Warranties vary from product to product so check the packaging or contact Hampton Bay's support desk for further information.
Hampton Bay fixtures are not ADA compliant, and they may or may not be Energy Star compliant.
Home Depot's site has a detailed section on Hampton Bay products in which you can find specific product information, including photos, product dimensions, electrical requirements, and customer reviews.
Home Depot stores exclusively sell Hampton Bay ceiling fans.
As easy to use and install ceiling fans, Hampton Bay fans are a common choice in many households and commercial buildings.
Hampton Bay fans offer a wide variety of style and color options.
From a diversity of metal finishes to the look of different woods, Hampton Bay brand fans fit in every room and every style of décor.
In warm weather conditions ceiling fans assist in cooling a building by creating a breeze; however, cooling is not the only use for Hampton Bay ceiling fans.
Though Hampton Bay ceiling fans vary in size, most models have five blades.
The construction of Hampton Bay fans includes the addition of Gossamer Wind blades as the brand name for every fan.
One of the most well known features of a Hampton Bay fan is the Quick Connect Installation system.
Quick Connect was first introduced with Hampton Bay brand fans, and it is an innovative process replicated by other manufacturers.
Since Hampton Bay is a Home Depot brand, customers have the peace of mind of knowing where to go for help with questions and concerns.
The Hampton Bay brand excels at meeting the needs of most consumers with innovative ideas and technology.
Hampton snoring treatment options vary according to the severity of the sleep problem.
States often share city names with one another and Hampton is a popular choice.
Hampton snoring treatments should begin with a physical examination.
Web MD offers a great search resource that features a list of doctors in Hampton and surrounding areas.
A quick examination can be the final step in your search for a Hampton snoring treatment that works for you.
The American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine lists a dentist in Hampton who offers help for snoring and sleep problems.
While no dentists from the city of Hampton, New Jersey are listed, you may find one who is a member of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine in surrounding areas.
Wellness.com features a generous list of allergists in Hampton, Virginia.
Hampton sleep apnea treatments are readily available to patients.
Residents of Hampton have a number of different options when it comes to finding sleep specialists to address their needs.
Sleepmed Hampton Roads is a facility that can accommodate patients who want to determine the source of a sleep disorder.
There are plenty of options available in the Hampton area.
In addition to these and other luxury hotels, there are many budget options near the park, including familiar chains such as Days Inn, Hampton Inn, and Motel 6.
In addition to these and other luxury hotels, there are many budget options near Busch Gardens, including familiar chains such as Days Inn, Hampton Inn, and Motel 6.
Located just a mile-and-a-half from Hershey Park, Hampton Inn & Suites offer visitors comfort and convenience.
Henry Hampton, owner of the Blackside, Inc. production company, made this film during the 1980s, drawing from his own personal experiences, as well as from historical events and contemporary interviews, to tell the story.
One of the more famous and chilling ghost videos hit the world news media in December of 2003 when Hampton Court Palace staff reported capturing a real ghost on their closed-circuit security cameras.
On December 19, 2003, CNN.com posted the photo of a ghost dressed in robes standing in the doorway of the Hampton Court Palace, the home of Henry VII.
He was born on May 26, 1983, in Eastpoint, Long Island, and spent his school days at the exclusive Ross School in East Hampton.
It is served by the Atlantic Coast Line, the Seaboard Air line, the Southern, the New York, Philadelphia & Norfolk, the Chesapeake & Ohio, the Norfolk & Western, the Norfolk & Southern and the Virginian railways, by many steamship lines, by ferry to Portsmouth (immediately opposite), Newport News, Old Point Comfort and Hampton, and by electric lines to several neighbouring towns.