How to use Truro in a sentence

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  • At Falmouth he wrote his Laboratorium portabile and at Truro the Alphabetum minerale.

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  • From 1818 to 1820, and again in 1826-29, he sat in the House of Commons as member for Truro.

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  • Early in 1877 he was consecrated first bishop of Truro, and threw himself with characteristic vigour into the work of organizing the new diocese.

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  • In 1882 he was senior proctor of the university, and the same year was made a canon of Truro and examining chaplain to its bishop. He was appointed a canon of St.

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  • A memorial tablet, with an inscription by Archbishop Benson, is placed in the Cathedral at Truro; and Mr Passmore Edwards erected a public institute in his honour at Launceston, near his birthplace.

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  • His father, John Martyn, was a "captain" or mine-agent at Gwennap. The lad was educated at Truro grammar school under Dr Cardew, entered St John's College, Cambridge, in the autumn of 1797, and was senior wrangler and first Smith's prizeman in 1801.

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  • In 1893 he became dean of Ely, remaining there till 1905, when Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman nominated him to the bishopric of Truro.

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  • He entered parliament in 1625 as member for Truro, and continued to represent that or some neighbouring west country constituency in such parliaments as were summoned till his death.

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  • On his return to England in the following year he married, and entered parliament as member for Truro.

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  • He has been the bands Principle cornet since 1999, winning best cornet at Bugle and Truro Contest.

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  • Finally got to sleep & woke up at 6am to get momma up for her trip to Truro.

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  • Tully and now in use at Truro, in which tar is injected into the incandescent fuel in a water-gas generator and enriches the water gas with methane and other hydrocarbons, the resulting pitch and carbon being filtered off by the column of coke through which the gas passes.

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  • That he in no way slighted diocesan work had been shown at Truro.

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  • At his suggestion the duke invited Gladstone to stand for Newark in the Tory interest against Mr Serjeant Wilde, afterwards Lord Chancellor Truro.

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  • Agricultural colleges are also maintained at Truro, Nova Scotia, and Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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  • The first settlement here was made about 1680; it became a "district" or precinct of Truro' in 1714, and was established as a township with its present name in 1727.

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  • During his school days at the grammar schools of Penzance and Truro he showed few signs of a taste for scientific pursuits or indeed of any special zeal for knowledge or of ability beyond a certain skill in making verse translations from the classics and in story-telling.

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  • There is more than one meaning of Truro discussed in the 1911 Encyclopedia.

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  • He died at Truro May 4 1912.

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