How to use High-street in a sentence
Many old houses are also preserved, and in High Street their overhanging upper stories, supported on pillars, form a covered way for foot-passengers.
John Knox's house at the east end of High Street is kept in excellent repair, and contains several articles of furniture that belonged to the reformer.
These tall tenements on both sides of what is now High Street and Canongate are still a prominent characteristic of the Old Town.
Matters were not bettered by the Act of Union signed in a cellar in High Street in 1707, amidst the execrations of the people, and it was not till the hopes of the Jacobites were blasted at Culloden (1746) that the townsfolk began to accept the inevitable.
Poor and squalid streets are found, in close proximity to the wealthiest localities, between Marylebone Road and St John's Wood Road, and about High Street in the south, the .site of the original village.Advertisement
They extended east of High Street as far as Harley Street, but by 1778 the ground was being built over.
It has a quaint old-fashioned appearance, many ancient houses in High Street bearing inscriptions and dates.
The Gothic Wallace Tower in High Street stands on the site of an old building of the same name taken down in 1835, from which were transferred the clock and bells of the Dungeon steeple.
He entered the academy of Dr Philip Doddridge at Northampton, became minister of a congregation formed by a fusion of Presbyterians and Independents at High Street Chapel, Shrewsbury (1741), received Presbyterian ordination there (1745), resigned in 1766 owing to ill-health, and lived in retirement at Kidderminster until his death.
Kensington Square, however, lying south of High Street in the vicinity of St Mary Abbots church, still preserves some of its picturesque houses, nearly all of which were formerly inhabited by those attached to the court; it numbered among its residents Addison, Talleyrand, John Stuart Mill, and Green the historian.Advertisement
One of its masters was Joseph Milner (1744-1797), author of a history of the Church; and among its students were Andrew Marvell the poet (1621-1678) and William Wilberforce the philanthropist (1759-1833), who is commemorated by a column and statue near the dock offices, and by the preservation of the house of his birth in High Street.
The building in which they met stood off High Street and was only cleared away in.
The market cross, erected in High Street in 1669 to replace the older cross which Cromwell destroyed, was removed in 1765 as an obstruction.
The old cross, which had stood for several years in the quadrangle of Chambers Institution, was restored and erected in High Street in 1895.
In High Street may be seen the noble hall and truncated fabric of the Maison Dieu founded by Hubert de Burgh in the 13th century for the reception of pilgrims of all nations.Advertisement
It is a fine building in Tudor Style, "worthy," said Macaulay, "to stand in the High Street of Oxford."
She enjoyed the hectic bustle of High Street Kensington.
High Street Sandstone detailing for the blue brick abutments of the bridge carrying the line above the high street.
Angel Artichoke High Street An 18th century alehouse which formerly stood on or about the site of No. 89, Bell Street, Reigate.
Kate Moss has lost her modeling contract with High Street chain H&M despite making a groveling apology earlier this week.Advertisement
Rolle Street then bisected this route in 1866, resulting in the creation of High Street.
By contrast, Coates flogged his 49- strong chain of high street bookies in 2005 for a paltry?40m.
In the past I have used high street bookmakers.
The number of books bought from high street booksellers has actually gone up by around 25 per cent in the past ten years.
A long time ago I did a stint of work in an Exeter high street bookshop.Advertisement
He has been writing for years, but only recently is he making his way onto our high street bookstore 's shelves.
The first of Remploy's high-street branches are opening in Birmingham, Plymouth and Leeds.
Domestic demand maintained relatively buoyant with UK high street sales growing at 5.6% .
The atmosphere on the campus is tranquil and peaceful, in sharp contrast to the hectic bustle of High Street Kensington.
He also carried on business as a tallow chandler, his premises extending from High street to the High House Inn in the Crofts.
The chain's merger with Alliance Unichem brand would see more than 2,700 high street chemists in the UK carrying the brand.
The recent closure of a number high street outlets by UK electronic goods retailer Dixon's was blamed in part on Internet commerce.
Creating a pedestrian priority promenade along the length of the High Street by installing footway level crossings at side streets.
From the High Street the entrance is rather deceptive - there is a wrought iron sign indicating the entrance to an alley.
Originally a milk bar, Brucciani's typifies the simple, geometric ' high street deco ' styling popular at the time.
Effings on the High Street is an expensive and high class delicatessen where lunch consists of quality deli fare sourced from around the world.
By working closely with a leading European distributor based in Germany we get continental euro prices beating by a margin UK high street prices.
As four large shops fronts replaced six smaller old ones, the numbers 53 and 54 High Street disappeared for ever in the process.
The Phase 2 building will give the campus high street frontage.
Nowadays it is a huge funfair which fills most of the town center from Bath Row to the High Street.
In fact, you are now able to find more and more glitz on the high street all year round.
It can't even walk into a MacDonald's on the high street to order a hamburger.
In High street could be heard singers, accompanied by a harp and violin, bawling out in vulgar strains snatches of indecent songs.
For the occasion stretches of wooden hoardings on the High Street side had been removed.
The High Street once boasted sixteen inns as Yarm was one of the most important coaching stops on the north-south route.
The George inn in Boro High Street is London's only remaining galleried inn.
This table allows for total inversion, where most high street inversion tables restrict you to having to use the attached belt.
The High Street is a pedestrianized area, with drop kerbs, designed with visually impaired people in mind too.
Is Norwich Union's closure of Hill House Hammond the death knell of the high street broker?
We recommend buying a black leotard from the High Street plus this item for a complete costume.
To the western edge is Queensway with the popular High Street shopping and covered mall called Whitley's.
You'll find all the major high street names either in the pedestrianized shopping area or the modern indoor shopping mall.
Mens Designer Clothing The latest authentic designer menswear up to 55% lower than High Street prices.
It also badly damaged the earth motte near today's High Street on which the castle had been built in 1160.
Most people visiting a high street optician are asked to indicate verbally which lens gives the sharpest image.
You will find a qualified optometrist on virtually every high street who is able to examine your children's eyes.
Regular eye tests at your high street optometrist should mean that diabetic retinopathy will be diagnosed early in the disease.
When will they see sense and branch out into High Street IKEA fast-food outlets?
Oxfam bookshops - for secondhand books via High Street shops.
Marlborough Court is located on Pembroke Road which runs parallel to Kensington High Street with its man.
Hotel, Restaurant, Bar & Function Suite With its columned portico protruding onto the High Street.
When high street shops widen their aisles so twin pushchairs may be navigated around with ease.
A simple voice activated tape recorder like the one above can be purchased from any high street retailer for less than £ 25.00.
As internet commerce catches up with high street retail, customers will be able to demand exactly what they want.
Is the great ' travel insurance rip-off ' alive, well and living on your high street?
The property can be found behind a gate just where this raised roadway meets the High Street on the left hand side.
Once you have gone through the high street of Bourne End, you will reach a mini roundabout.
What is so sacrosanct about having fifteen chemists in each High Street?
The Burgh School was situated in the building occupied today by the chemist's shop at 66 High Street.
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One of the key areas to be affected by the slowdown in high street spending is spending on the home.
The main entrance off High Street is through tall and heavy wooden doors (+4, +2 stairs, no handrails ).
Of these turnpike stairs there were, in the recollection of the author, some in High Street and Church Street.
The railroad opened on October 1, 1862, with one intermediate station at Watford High Street.
Most scrapbooks available from high street stationers are generally unsuitable for long term protection purposes.
Upon reaching the ferry terminal turn left onto High Street.
There is no real main shopping thoroughfare, many shops are located in the side streets off the main high street.
I always expect to see tumbleweeds blowing along the high street.
The US broker believes the struggling retailer provides the greatest potential upside on the High Street.
Green 's recently rebuffed bid for ailing high-street retailer Marks & Spencer, earlier this year, was well publicized.
He 's saddened by the loss of shops in the high street.
Prince Bishops Shopping Center New shopping mall with high street shops well represented.
The company offers leisure, fashion and sportswear for men, women and children from all the major high street chains.
The main entrance off High Street is through tall and heavy wooden doors (+4, +2 stairs, no handrails).
Butchers ' stalls were set up in High Street and Butchers Row (now Queen Street).
Most high street jewelers sell inexpensive digital watches which have a stopwatch facility (about £ 13).
She bought the card from one of the swanky shops on Kensington High Street.
Continue past even more delightful thatches cottages, continuing along Common Lane at the end of the High Street.
In the High Street is a picturesque group of half timbered cottages reliably thought to date from the 13th century.
But this no longer means traipsing up and down the high street or searching every website.
Being the trapeze artist had me wheeling myself along Croydon High Street in my wheelchair, prior to having my hips replaced.
The Internet presents a good alternative to shopping on the high street when shopping for items such as games.
Shopping online also often offers the customers savings over purchasing in the high street.
When looking to buy a stress reducing device such as the StressEraser, it is possible to buy them from high street stores as well as online.
Pearl jewelry is available from both high street online jewelry stores.
Many high street jewelry stores, as well as online jewelers have a wide range to choose from.
These books can be found in high street book stores and also from online book retailers.
Earring organizers can be purchased from high street stores as well as from online retailers.
When seeking to buy a pendant made with a tumbled gemstone it is useful to look at the selection available from high street stores as well as online jewelers.
Wedding rings can be bought from high street jewelry stores or online.
Engagement rings can be purchased from high street jewelers and online stores.
When buying from a high street store it is possible to try a ring on and see how it looks and feels.
Bulova moon phase watches can be purchased from high street watch and jewelry stores as well as from a selection of online retailers.
When buying from a high street or 'bricks and mortar' store, it is possible to actually feel and touch the watch, whereas when buying online it is possible to browse many different types of watch without leaving home!
It is also possible to find discounted novelty watches from high street jewelers and gift shops.
Being a high quality brand, Movado watches are not often found heavily discounted in high street stores.
They can be purchased in high street stores as well as from online retailers.
Armitron ladies' watches can be bought from online retailers as well as from high street watch or jewelry stores.
Online retailers are often able to reflect their lower overheads in the prices charged and therefore goods from online retailers are sometimes cheaper than their high street alternative.
Places to find these clocks include high street watch and clock stores and also online.
There are many stores that offer a good range of oversized women's watches and these include both high street stores and online watch retailers as well as gift stores and shops selling fashion accessories.
Disney watches can be purchased in both high street stores and also from online Internet stores.
They can be purchased from both online watch stores and high street stores.
Both online stores and high street stores offer unique benefits to a shopper.
Star Wars clocks and alarm clocks can be purchased from many stores and both high street "brick and mortar" stores and online stores.
Ikepod watches are not available in high street stores.
These are readily available in both high street watch stores and from online retailers.
A Disney the Little Mermaid watch can be purchased from high street stores or purchased online.
Near the tolbooth stands the market cross, a stone column with a unicorn on the top supporting the burgh arms. At the west end of High Street is a statue of David Macbeth Moir ("Delta," 1798-1851), Musselburgh's most famous son.