How to use Twickenham in a sentence
Borlase was well acquainted with most of the leading literary men of the time, particularly with Alexander Pope, with whom he kept up a long correspondence, and for whose grotto at Twickenham he furnished the greater part of the fossils and minerals.
The young couple took a house at Warninglid, in Sussex, which did not suit them, and then one in Montpelier Row, Twickenham, which did better.
His attitude in the House of Peers in the autumn of 1815 cost him a two years' exile to Twickenham; he courted popularity by having his children educated en bourgeois at the public schools; and the Palais Royal became the rendezvous of all the leaders of that middle-class opinion by which he was ultimately to be raised to the throne.
On the 30th of May 1864 he married his cousin, the princess Marie Isabelle, daughter of the duc de Montpensier; and his son and heir, the duc d'Orleans, was born at York House, Twickenham, in 1869.
Of the vast number designed upon traditional lines may be cited those for Lambton Castle, Welbeck, Eaton Hall, Twickenham, Clieveden, and the Astor Estate Office on the Victoria Embankment.Advertisement
Essex, to compensate in some degree for Bacon's disappointment, insisted on presenting him with a piece of land, worth about 1800, and situated probably near Twickenham Park.
Twickenham House was the residence of Sir John Hawkins, author of the History of Music, and Twickenham Park House, no longer standing, that of Lord Chancellor Bacon.
Twickenham at the Domesday survey was included in Isleworth.
Marie Amelie took refuge with her four children in England, where she spent two years at Orleans House, Twickenham.
Donne soon after formed part of the brilliant assemblage which Lucy, countess of Bradford, gathered around her at Twickenham; we possess several of the verse epistles he addressed to this lady.Advertisement
The latter process, which was known to Basil Valentine, was commercially applied by the quack doctor, Joshua Ward (1685-1761), of Twickenham, England, to the manufacture of the acid, which was known as "oil of vitriol made by the bell" or per campanum.
Berkeley sailed in May, but died soon after his arrival, at Twickenham, and was buried there on the 13th of July 1677.
On Saturday 2nd September, the season starts with the traditional curtain raiser of the London Double Header at Twickenham.
In the Twickenham sunshine an England career long fallow showed shoots of recovery.
The British School for Boys re-opened in the baptist schoolroom on Twickenham Green (the Girls School was added in 1862 ).Advertisement
London Wasps won ugly to claim the silverware at Twickenham in the Powergen Cup Final on Sunday.
Twickenham Stadium in west London is the national Rugby union stadium.
The British School for Boys re-opened in the Baptist schoolroom on Twickenham Green (the Girls School was added in 1862).
Twickenham Stadium in west London is the national rugby union stadium.
That's a lovely story, but it is more likely that that the weeping willow was brought to England in 1748 by Mr. Vernon, who planted a tree from the Euphrates at his home, Twickenham Park.Advertisement