How to use Preston in a sentence

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  • There are mineral springs, mostly medicinal waters, in Greenbrier, Summers, Webster, Ohio and Preston counties.

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  • For fuller details and explanations of the elements of the subject, the reader must be referred to general treatises such as Baynes's Thermodynamics (Oxford), Tait's Thermodynamics (Edinburgh), Maxwell's Theory of Heat (London), Parker's Thermodynamics (Cambridge), Clausius's Mechanical Theory of Heat (translated by Browne, London), and Preston's Theory of Heat (London).

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  • In 1715 he joined the Jacobite insurgents, being taken prisoner at the battle of Preston and sentenced to death.

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  • Preston that all the lines of the same series show identical effects when measured on the frequency scale, arfrl the fact recently announced by Runge 3 that even in the more complicated cases mentioned some simple relation between the distances of the components exists.

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  • Carlow to a minor post (1839) in the Irish ordnance survey, thence (1842) to the English survey, attending mechanics' institute lectures at Preston in Lancashire.

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  • Close to the town is the beautiful Elizabethan mansion of Astley Hall, which is said to have sheltered Oliver Cromwell after the battle of Preston (1648).

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  • As a volunteer he served in Dormer's regiment at the battle of Preston in 1715, spent some time on the Continent, and in 1717 entered parliament for Seaford, Sussex.

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  • His political interest was probably first kindled by the Preston election in 1830, in which Lord Stanley, after a long struggle, was defeated by "Orator" Hunt.

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  • In August 1648, they crossed the border, leaving the fanatics to arm in their rear, but Cromwell, by a rapid march across the fells, caught and utterly routed them at Preston and on the line of the Ribble, taking captive the infantry and Hamilton, who was sent to the block.

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  • Mar never crossed the Forth, and the command of Mackintosh, who did, was captured, with his Northumbrian cavaliers, at Preston, on the very day (12th of November) when Argyll foiled Mar in the confused battle of Sheriffmuir.

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  • He was imprisoned in Edinburgh castle, but probably, through the favour of the duke of Argyll, he was released without being brought to trial; but his brother Philip was taken prisoner at the battle of Preston and condemned to be shot, the sentence being executed on the 2nd of December 1715.

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  • The Preston (Sonoma county) School of Industry, for older boys, and the Whittier (Los Angeles county) State School, for girls and for boys under sixteen, are the state reformatories, each having good industrial and manual training departments.

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  • The first model was set up in the parlour of the house belonging to the free grammar school at Preston.

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  • This invention having been brought to a fairly advanced stage, he removed to Nottingham in 1768, accompanied by Kay and John Smalley of Preston, and there erected his first spinning mill, which was worked by horses.

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  • In 1651 Lord Derby landed from the Isle of Man and marched through Preston to Wigan on the way to join Charles II.

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  • His cousin, William Campbell Preston Breckinridge (1837-1904), was a Democratic representative in Congress from 1885 to 1893.

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  • Extensive system in south Lancashire, connecting Manchester with Preston and Fleetwood (where the docks and steamship services to Ireland are worked jointly with the London & NorthWestern company), Southport, Liverpool, &c.

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  • From that time until his death he organized and led the anti-disunion party of the state, Francis Preston Blair, jun., succeeding him as leader.

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  • The extension of the principle to territory other than that to be acquired from Mexico was probably due to Preston King (1806-1865) of New York.

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  • In 1124 they had settled at Tulketh, near Preston, but migrated in 1127 to Furness under the auspices of Stephen, count of Boulogne, afterwards king, at that time lord of the liberty of Furness.

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  • Colonel William Preston, county surveyor of Fincastle county, within which the 2000-acre tract lay, refused to approve Captain Bullitt's survey, and had the lands resurveyed in the following year, nevertheless the tract was conveyed in December 1773 by Lord Dunmore to his friend Dr John Connolly, a native of Lancaster county, Pennsylvania, who had served in the British army, as commander of Fort Pitt (under Dunmore's appointment), was an instigator of Indian troubles which culminated in the Battle of Point Pleasant, and was imprisoned from 1775 until nearly the close of the War of American Independence for attempting under Dunmore's instructions to organize the "Loyal Foresters," who 1 Louisville cement, one of the best-known varieties of natural cement, was first manufactured in Shipping Port, a suburb of Louisville, in 1829 for the construction of the Louisville & Portland Canal; the name is now applied to all cement made in the Louisville District in Kentucky and Indiana.

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  • After the defeat of the Scottish forces at Preston by Cromwell in 1648, it is said that 1500 prisoners were confined in the church at Chapel-en-le-Frith.

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  • They managed to leave Preston totally bewildered at how they let Brierley Hill off the hook.

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  • Our base is at an indoor venue in Preston, and we took it outdoors in late august 2004.

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  • Act 4 - John Preston has become a successful businessman.

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  • Preston won the Second Division championship the next season losing only seven matches in the League.

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  • Born in London, James Burton began his musical training in the Choir of Westminster Abbey where he was head chorister under Simon Preston.

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  • Cremated Remains Graves The cremated Remains Graves The cremated remains section at Preston Cemetery is for the interment of cremated human remains.

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  • All of the smaller feather fascinators in this section are handcrafted to order in our studio in Preston.

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  • Paul Wright is a regular Preston competitor but confesses that his car is a little slow compared to other front-runners.

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  • The remains of Preston Church are in the parish graveyard which lies about 600m south west of the village of Preston.

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  • There was a clear handball by a Preston player in that final onslaught which was missed by a below par Howard Webb.

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  • Preston 2 - 1 Man Utd A youthful man Utd A youthful Manchester United side lost out to Preston North End in an entertaining friendly at Deepdale.

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  • Most obvious is the use of a tubular front fork assembly rather than the aluminum monocoque of Preston.

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  • The Preston Dock Railroad Order The Secretary of State's decision to make the Order to transfer ownership of Preston Dock Railroad.

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  • Produced by Richard Preston, keyboard pyrotechnics courtesy of Dean Brodrick.

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  • The moves follow the pair resignation from Preston earlier last week.

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  • Back to Preston Lodge today to teach science for the rest of the week.

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  • At Our Studio in Preston Our recent move into Preston city center has enabled us to open a new showroom.

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  • The two have refused to pay fines imposed after they held a sit-in at the Lancashire County Council's offices in Preston.

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  • The Reading number sixteen has previously snubbed moves to Bristol City, Preston, Stoke and the Busan Icons.

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  • A battling win against Preston would have been the perfect springboard to fight our way back up the league.

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  • Burnley continued their poor start to 2006 with defeat to local rivals Preston, stretching their winless streak to six games.

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  • Road safety minded youngsters are being invited to let their artistic talents shine for the chance to win a signed Preston North End shirt.

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  • Kevin Russell and Heath combined to embarrass the Preston keeper and lead to some rather childish tantrums from Beck on the touchline.

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  • Keith Stroud will take control of Preston's trip to table toppers Reading.

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  • Home Page News French electric vehicles set to VA va vroom round Preston?

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  • The route westwards beyond the Pennines provided links with areas centered round Halton, Heysham, Preston and Kendal.

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  • Inland, including the suburb of Preston, the town extends some 2 m.

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  • Fearing that he might have a successor who held Arminian doctrines, he resigned the mastership in favour of John Preston, but survived him, and lived also to see the college presided over successively by William Sancroft (or Sandcroft) and Richard Holdsworth.

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  • Eric Alston Eric Alston is a successful racehorse trainer based in near Preston, Lancashire in the UK.

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  • A Frank Casper throw in found Martin Dobson who hit a scissor kick toward the edge of the Preston box.

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  • The two have refused to pay fines imposed after they held a sit-in at the Lancashire County Council 's offices in Preston.

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  • Situated in a residential cul-de-sac within easy access of transport and local shopping facilities on Preston Road and Wembley Park.

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  • Keith Stroud will take control of Preston 's trip to table toppers Reading.

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  • The weary but happy crews at the finish were unanimous in the praise for Adrian Gladwin 's 9th Preston.

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  • Home Page News French electric vehicles set to va va vroom round Preston?

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  • Most recently, the Grammy winning singer, actress, and business woman is gaining attention for her marriage and impending divorce to her former back-up dancer Kevin Federline, with whom she has two sons, Sean Preston and Jayden James.

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  • The couple has a year-old son, Sean Preston, and a new baby who was born on September 12th.

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  • As the legal battle begins, reports are swirling that Kevin Federline wants custody of their two children, Sean Preston and Jayden James.

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  • Isaiah Washington, who portrayed Dr. Preston Burke on the hit television series Grey's Anatomy, is not returning to work in the fall.

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  • In 2003, she was cast as the lead in What a Girl Wants, with Colin Firth and Kelly Preston.

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  • Currently, the ex-couple shares custody of children Sean Preston and Jayden James, ages 23 months and 11 months, but Federline is seeking primary physical custody.

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  • The former couple's battle over custody of their two sons, Jayden James and Sean Preston, continues to make headlines even though the couple's divorce has been final for several months.

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  • At twelve o'clock (PST) on October 3, 2007, Britney Spears officially lost physical custody of her two young boys, Sean Preston and Jayden James to ex-husband Kevin Federline.

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  • The Los Angeles Superior Court had previously sealed the court documents pertaining to the ongoing custody war between the parents of Sean Preston and Jayden James, due the very high-profile nature of the case.

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  • February 2006 - Spears is caught on camera driving down the road with son Sean Preston sitting in her lap and not safely strapped into a car seat.

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  • May 2006 - This time, she had a car seat for then infant, Sean Preston, but it was facing the wrong direction.

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  • February 2006 - Attempting to escape the paparazzi, Britney grabs five-month old baby Sean Preston, plops him in her lap and drives away.

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  • April 2006 - Sean Preston falls out of his high chair, prompting an inquiry by the Department of Children and Family Services of Los Angeles.

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  • May 2006 - Brit is photographed tripping with Sean Preston in one arm and a coffee in the other hand.

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  • Sean Preston was put in the bodyguard's vehicle by Spears' court-appointed supervisor and returned to the house to get one year old Jayden.

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  • Recently, Britney has since been granted a few sleepovers with her boys Jayden James and Sean Preston.

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  • Jett Travolta, the 16 year old son of John Travolta and Kelly Preston, has passed away.

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  • Jett Travolta is survived by his parents, John Travolta and Kelly Preston and younger sister Ella.

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  • Charlie Sheen has a list of missteps dating back to the 80s (for starters, he allegedly accidentally shot actress Kelly Preston), but in 2011, he seemed intent on breaking his own record.

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  • Travolta has been married to actor Kelly Preston since 1991.

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  • He enjoys flying his own private jets, which comes in handy for his busy celebrity family which includes his wife, actress Kelly Preston.

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  • In 1990, Charlie Sheen was engaged to Kelly Preston, whom he reportedly shot in the arm.

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  • During his 2011 tour, Sheen reportedly debunked the urban myth of his shooting Kelly Preston.

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  • Sean Preston Federline was born on September 14, 2005.

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  • Although Britney and Kevin opted not to learn their baby's gender in advance, little Sean Preston came home to a nursery decorated with gifts from Britney's Moroccan-themed baby shower.

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  • Sean Preston, was born September 14, 2005.

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  • She claimed she was protecting Sean Preston from pushy paparazzi photographers and didn't have time to put him in his car seat.

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  • In April, child welfare officials visited Britney's home after Sean Preston fell from a high chair.

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  • In mid-May, a pregnant Britney Spears nearly dropped baby Sean Preston outside a Manhattan hotel.

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  • Even Britney Spears chose more conventional names for her two boys, Sean Preston and Jayden James.

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  • This coffee joint on Preston Road is a stand-alone shop with a spiritual bent.

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  • You could pair the Anne Klein New York Preston with anything from blue jeans to a form-fitting halter and a skirt.

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  • Washington won critical acclaim with his portrayal of Dr. Preston Burke.

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  • Carrie Preston, Todd Lowe, Anna, of course, Alex, Nelsan, Rutina, Michelle, Steve--- I love them all.

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  • Later that year she married rapper-dancer Kevin FederlineIn and in 2005 had her first child, Sean Preston Federline and a year later her second son, Jayden.

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  • Less competitive automakers, Kaiser Frazer and Preston Tucker, were bankrupt by the 1950s.

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  • Sean Preston was born via c-section in 2005.

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  • The Ordinary Boys are a four-piece indie-ska band from Brighton who were mainly resigned to the alternative music press, until lead singer Preston's appearance on Celebrity Big Brother in January 2006.

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  • The Ordinary Boys formed in 2002, with Sam Preston on guitar and vocals, William Brown on guitar and vocals, Charles Stanley on drums and James Gregory on bass.

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  • During Preston's stay in the Big Brother house, he became good friends with novelty non-celebrity Chantelle Houghton.

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  • The two had quite a flirtatious relationship, leading to much speculation in the tabloid media about whether or not Preston and Chantelle were in the throws of romance.

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  • Preston was already engaged to his French girlfriend Camille, but there have been rumors since Preston left the Big Brother house that he and Chantelle are now in fact an item.

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  • Preston also got on well with Pete Burns, controversial punk rocker who achieved fame in the eighties with his new wave band Dead Or Alive.

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  • Also in the house was Respect party leader George Galloway, who Preston did not always see eye to eye with.

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  • The season finale featured appearances by Lynyrd Skynyrd, Babyface, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, David Hasslehoff, Kenny G, Rascal Flatts, George Benson, and Billy Preston.

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  • Preston and Queen's parks are the principal of several public recreation grounds; and the racecourse at Kemp Town is also the property of the town.

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  • Immediately on the fall of Pembroke Cromwell set out to relieve Lambert, who was slowly retreating before Hamilton's superior forces; he joined him near Knaresborough on the 12th of August, and started next day in pursuit of Hamilton in Lancashire, placing himself at Stonyhurst near Preston, cutting off Hamilton from the north and his allies, and defeating him in detail on the 17th, 18th and 19th at Preston and at Warrington.

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  • Not even Sheridan's horsemen in 1864-65 did their work more effectively than did the English squadrons in the Preston campaign.

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  • Dunbar attested his constancy and gave proof that Cromwell was a master of the tactics of all arms. Preston was an example like Austerlitz of the two stages of a battle as defined by Napoleon, the first flottante, the second foudroyante.

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  • In 1885, at Preston, the competitions were concerned with two-horse, three-horse and four-horse whipple-trees, and packages for conveying fresh butter by rail.

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  • In 1652 a number of people in Westmorland and north Lancashire who had separated from the common national worship,' came under the influence of Fox, and it was this community (if it can be so called) at Preston Patrick which formed the nucleus of the Quaker church.

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  • The earl left no children and he was succeeded as 16th earl by his brother Frederick Arthur Stanley (1841-1908), who had been made a peer as Baron Stanley of Preston in 1886.

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  • He took orders, and in 1682 went to Paris as chaplain to the ambassador Richard Graham, Viscount Preston (1648-1695).

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  • As brigadier-general his leading of the right wing at Preston contributed greatly to the victory.

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  • The English version, taken from the account by Joseph Livesey in the Staunch Teetotaler, January 1867, is that one Richard Turner, a Preston artisan and popular temperance speaker, declared at a meeting about 1833, that "nothing but tee-teetotal would do."

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  • Numerous small suburbs fill the space between the two circles, the chief being Northcote, Preston, Camberwell, Toorak, Caulfield, Elsternwick and Coburg.

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  • In 1768 he was a delegate to the provincial convention which was called to meet in Boston, and conducted the prosecution of Captain Thomas Preston and his men for their share in the famous " Boston Massacre of the 5th of March 1770., He served in the Massachusetts General Court in 1773-1774, in the Provincial Congress in 177 4-1775, and in the Continental Congress in 1 7741778, and was speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 1777, a member of the executive council in 1779, a member of the committee which drafted the constitution of 1780, attorney-general of the state from 1777 to 1790, and a judge of the state supreme court from 1790 to 1804.

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  • He was at this time curate of Hoole, near Preston, having recently taken orders in the Church of England, although, according to the received accounts, he had not attained the canonical age.

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