Margary sentence example
- Meanwhile, in the Farther East so rapid has been the progress of geographical research since the first beginnings of investigation into the route connexion between Burma and China in 1874 (when the brave Augustus Margary lost his life), that a gradually increasing tide of exploration, setting from east to west and back again, has culminated in a flood of inquiring experts intent on economic and commercial development in China, essaying to unlock those doors to trade which are hereafter to be propped open for the benefit of humanity.
- Margary was assassinated in January 187 5.
- The route southeast from Whitchurch, Margary's route 19, " the Longford ", headed southeast to rejoin Watling Street at Pennocrucium.
- The opening of Christian (Protestant) mission work in Yun-nan began in 1877, and was one result of the murder of Mr Margary (see China, History, § D).
- The route southeast from Whitchurch, Margary 's route 19, " the Longford ", headed southeast to rejoin Watling Street at Pennocrucium.Advertisement