Improvements in the plough, harrow and roller were introduced, adapting those implements to different soils and purposes.
Harrow down the clods, level the ridges by cross ploughing, work the land thoroughly.
He worked at Harrow for nearly twenty years under Dr C. J.
He was educated at Harrow, 1822-1827, Dr G.
20 1851, he was educated at Harrow and at Trinity College, Cambridge, where he graduated with a firstclass in the law and history tripos, 1873.
He died near Harrow on the 14th of July 1907.
He went to school at Harrow, and graduated at Trinity College, Cambridge, in 1829.
The hoe and harrow are therefore excellent tools for use in dry weather.
Scare off the birds, harrow up the weeds, cut down all that shades the crop. Ploughs, waggons, threshing-sledges, harrows, baskets, hurdles, winnowing-fans are the farmer's implements.
Educated at Harrow, Brasenose College, Oxford, and GÃ¶ttingen, he was elected fellow of Brasenose and in 1884 keeper of the Ashmolean Museum at Oxford, holding this post till 1908.
His bent for science showed itself while he was still a schoolboy, and indeed his removal from Eton to Harrow is said to have been occasioned by an accidental explosion which occurred whilst he was performing an experiment for his own amusement.
extending to Romford, Enfield, Harrow, &c., north of the Thames, and to Dartford Reigate, Epsom, &c., south of it.
Large gatherings of spectators are attracted to the first-class cricket matches played at Lord's ground, St John's Wood, by the Marylebone Club and the Middlesex County teams, Eton College against Harrow School, and Oxford against Cambridge University; to the Kennington Oval for the matches of the Surrey club, and the Leyton ground for those of the Essex club.
Charles Merivale was at Harrow School (1818 to 1824) under Dr Butler.
HENRY NUTCOMBE OXENHAM (1829-1888), English ecclesiologist, son of a master at Harrow, was born there on the 1 5th of November 182 9.
From Harrow he went to Balliol College, Oxford.
He was educated at Harrow and at Trinity College, Cambridge, and was called to the bar at Lincoln's Inn in 1786.
His eldest Son, William Henry Perkin, who was born at Sudbury, near Harrow, on the 17th of June 1860, and was educated at the City of London School, the Royal College of Science, and the universities of Wiirzburg and Munich, became professor of chemistry at the Heriot-Watt College, Edinburgh, in 1887, and professor of organic chemistry at Owens College, Manchester, in 1892.
The influence of the revival extended to many other schools, such as Christ's Hospital (1552), Westminster (1560), and Merchant Taylors' (1561); Repton (1 557), Rugby (1567) and Harrow (1571).
The text-books to be used at Harrow in 1590 included Hesiod and some of the Greek orators and historians.
William was educated at Laleham, Eton, Harrow and Balliol College, Oxford.
At Harrow he obtained in 1842 a Lyon scholarship, and at Oxford in 1845 a first-class in mathematics, in 1846 the junior and in 1847 the senior university mathematical scholarship. In 1846 he left Oxford to take his father's place in the business, in which he was engaged until his death.
He was educated at Harrow and at Trinity College, Oxford, where he took a first class in literae humaniores in 1869.
He was also a fellow of Brasenose College, honorary fellow of Exeter, a fellow of the British Academy and of other learned societies, and a governor of Harrow School.
One man can harrow 60 to 73 acres a day.
CHARLES MERIVALE (1808-1893), English historian and dean of Ely, the second son of John Herman Merivale and Louisa Heath Drury, daughter of Dr Drury, head master of Harrow, was born on the 8th of March 1808.
Rufus King's son, John Alsop King (1788-1867), was educated at Harrow and in Paris, served in the war of 1812 as a lieutenant of a cavalry company, and was a member of the New York Assembly in1819-1821and of the New York Senate in 1823.
He afterwards went to Harrow and to Balliol College, Oxford.
These qualities adhered to him through life, and he had scarcely left Harrow, at the age of eighteen, when the death of his father (April 17, 1802) raised him to the Irish peerage.
He was educated at Harrow and Trinity College, Cambridge, Subsequently he studied medicine at St George's hospital, and chemistry at University College, London.
He was educated at Harrow, and St John's College, Cambridge, where he graduated as a.
CHARLES WORDSWORTH (1806-1892), Scottish bishop, son of Christopher Wordsworth, Master of Trinity, was born in London on the 22nd of August 1806, and educated at Harrow and Christ Church, Oxford.
Lord Rawdon, as he was then called, was educated at Harrow and Oxford, and joined the army in 1771 as ensign in the 15th foot.
In 1885 he abandoned journalism, and became Liberal candidate for the Harrow division of Middlesex at the general election, but was defeated.
RANDALL THOMAS DAVIDSON (1848-), archbishop of Canterbury, son of Henry Davidson, of Muirhouse, Edinburgh, was born in Edinburgh and educated at Harrow and Trinity College, Oxford.
In the north and west the clay is interspersed with patches of plateau gravel in the direction of Finchley (where boulder clay also appears), Enfield and Barnet; and of Bagshot sands on Hampstead Heath and Harrow Hill.
The Metropolitan railway has a line from Baker Street through north-west London to Harrow, continuing to Uxbridge, while the original main line runs on to Rickmansworth, Aylesbury and Verney Junction, but has been worked by the Metropolitan and Great Central companies jointly since 1906.
The Metropolitan District (commonly called the District) system serves Wimbledon, Richmond, Ealing and Harrow on the west, and passes eastward by Earl's Court, South Kensington, Victoria and Mansion House (City) to Whitechapel and Bow.
WEMBLEY, an urban district in the Harrow parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, to m.
Thus encouraged, he took out a patent for his process, and leaving the College of Chemistry, a boy of eighteen, he proceeded, with the aid of his father and brother, to erect works at Greenford Green, near Harrow, for the manufacture of the newly discovered colouring matter, and by the end of 1857 the works were in operation.
He was still allowed his liberty, but one night while supping with Walsingham's servant he observed a memorandum of the minister's concerning himself, fled to St John's Wood, where he was joined by some of his companions, and after disguising himself succeeded in reaching Harrow, where he was sheltered by a recent convert to Romanism.
He was fond of athletic exercises, had played for Harrow against Eton in 1824.
During the rest of the century the leading landmarks are the three royal commissions known by the names of their chairmen: (1) Lord Clarendon's on nine public schools, Eton, Winchester, Westminster, Charterhouse, Harrow, Rugby, Shrewsbury, St Paul's and Merchant Taylors' (1861-1864), resulting in the Public Schools Act of 1868; (2) Lord Taunton's on 782 endowed schools (1864-1867), followed by the act of 1869; and (3) Mr Bryce's on secondary education (1894-1895).
Lord's, as it is called, is the headquarters of the M.C.C. (Marylebone Cricket Club), the governing body of the game; here are played the home matches of this club and of the Middlesex County Cricket Club, the Oxford and Cambridge, Eton and Harrow, and other well-known fixtures.
He was educated at Harrow and at Balliol College, Oxford, and was elected fellow of Trinity College in 1875.
WILLESDEN, an urban district in the Harrow parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, suburban to London, lying immediately outside the boundary of the county of London (boroughs of Hammersmith and Kensington).
He was educated at Harrow and Christ Church, Oxford, where he obtained a first class in classics in 1822, and graduated M.A.
The land, having been ploughed in autumn, is prepared for sowing by working it with the grubber, harrow and roller, until a fine tilth is obtained.
Down, and educated at Harrow and Cambridge.
The scenery is quiet in its character, but the gravel hills are often prominent features, as at Harrow and in the northern suburbs of London; the country is now mainly under grass or occupied with market and nursery gardens, and many parts, of which Epping Forest is a fine example, are still densely wooded, the oak being the prevailing tree.
Counting the seed, wheat and the labour, it costs about $1 an acre to harrow the ground and plant the wheat.
ROBERT OFFLEY ASHBURTON CREWE CREWE - [[Milnes, 1st Earl Of]] (1858-), English statesman and writer, was born on the 12th of January 1858, being the son of Lord Houghton (q.v.), and was educated at Harrow and Trinity, Cambridge.
Educated at Harrow and Balliol College, Oxford, he was for ten years a lecturer at University College, Oxford (1871-81).
In 1852 he became an assistant master at Harrow, and soon afterwards he married Miss Whithard.
He was in the habit of visiting the house of Richard Bellamy, who lived near Harrow and was under suspicion on account of his connexion with Jerome Bellamy, who had been executed for sharing in Anthony Babington's plot.
In 1827 he received the rectory of West Tytherley, Hampshire, and two years later he was elected headmaster of Harrow.
"ROBERT BONTINE CUNNINGHAME-GRAHAM (1852-), British author and traveller, was born in 1852, the son of William Cunninghame-Graham Bontine of Ardoch and Gartmore, and was educated at Harrow.
Their implements are very primitive, consisting of a plough fashioned from a fork of a tree, and a rude harrow.
In 1868 Westcott was appointed examining chaplain by Bishop Connor Magee (of Peterborough); and in the following year he accepted a canonry at Peterborough, which necessitated his leaving Harrow.
Retford, thence serving Grimsby and Hull, with branches to Lincoln, &c. The main line reached from London by joining the line of the Metropolitan railway near Aylesbury and following it to Harrow.
The wheat region is a country of heavy snows, and of severe, dry cold; but when March comes the snows begin to melt away, and by April the ploughed land is dry enough for the harrow.
The earliest suggestion that horses were used in agriculture is derived from a piece of the Bayeux tapestry, where a horse is represented as drawing a harrow.
cardinal tetra 03/01/06 No 10 + healthy cardinal tetras wanted in Harrow, Ruislip area.
Every December the School hosts Town carols, a carol concert open to anyone in the Harrow area.
Young county champs seek national glory HARROW St Mary's won the regional final of the Under-13 National Club championship on Tuesday.
comb harrow and some hand weeding.
Cereals sown on wide rows, 25 cm (9 3/4 inch) At 2 leaf stage go through with the harrow comb.
The Harrow Safe Home Project has brought gains through target hardening.
Among the grass, underfoot, is thyme, the spiny rest harrow, yellow kidney vetch, and pale blue harebells.
Leys are plowed and cereals drilled using a power harrow and drill combination unit.
A new spring tine harrow specially designed for use on grassland is solving an age-old problem for dairy farmer Will Taylor.
The decision to buy an 18m Opico comb harrow was made to pre-empt a possible future levy on agrochemical use.
The OPICO grass harrow in operation on the all weather sand track at Wolverhampton Racecourse.
Photo C - cultivating the soil by disk harrow in Britain.
We've tried the chain harrow in the past without anything like the same benefits.
The gang of seven were sentenced at Harrow Crown Court after earlier pleading guilty to their roles in the attempted heist.
Harrow Cllr defects to the Greens 27th Apr 2006 " If you want honesty in politics, you have to vote for it.
Very recently a Harrow pupil spent a Gap Year in Japan learning judo.
The current recommendation for Harrow is a lotion containing malathion.
narcotics detective Jayne Harrow was framed in a phony drug bust.
A multi-screen cinema, an Asian cinema and of course the historic Harrow School, alma mater of such notables as Sir Winston Churchill.
And as far as grass establishment is concerned, he agrees that the grass harrow and air seeder does a good job.
This has allowed a good tilth to be obtained following a plow / power harrow approach.
tine harrow specially designed for use on grassland is solving an age-old problem for dairy farmer Will Taylor.
HENDON, an urban district in the Harrow parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, on the river Brent, 8 m.
Educated at Harrow, Brasenose College, Oxford, and GÃƒ¶ttingen, he was elected fellow of Brasenose and in 1884 keeper of the Ashmolean Museum at Oxford, holding this post till 1908.
The chief implements were a wooden plough of simple and light construction, a hoe or mattock, and a light harrow.
On the west and north the residential suburbs immediately outside the county include Acton and Ealing, Willesden, Highgate, Finchley and Hornsey; from the last two a densely populated district extends north through Wood Green and Southgate to Barnet and Enfield; while the " residential influence " of the metropolis far exceeds these limits, and may be observed at Harrow and Pinner, Bushey and Boxmoor, St Albans, Harpenden, Stevenage and many other places.
From Farnham westward the only portion of this the oldest track that can now be traced is a small portion that still bears the name of the Harrow (i.e.
He was a brilliant classical scholar, and a famous cricketer and athlete; he was in the Harrow cricket eleven in the first regular matches with Eton (1822) and Winchester (1825), and is credited with bringing about the first Oxford and Cambridge match in 1827, and the first university boat-race in 1828, in both of which he took part.
Rechen, from a root meaning to scrape together, heap up), an agricultural and horticultural implement consisting of a toothed bar fixed transversely to a handle, and used for the collection of cut hay, grass, &c., and, in gardening, for loosening the soil, light weeding and levelling, and generally for purposes performed in agriculture by the harrow.
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When eight years of age he was the best scholar at the famous school at Harrow.
Ever since Harrow and Oxford days I have wondered why there is not more sanctified common sense among Christians.
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Harrow Tradition From the playing of Harrow Football to the famous straw hat, Harrow 's way of life is steeped in tradition.
James lived a rather upper-crust existence, attending several prestigious British schools including Woolhampton, Harrow, Bristol University, and the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.
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