It was a scene from another time as Dean's friend and his smiling wife handed the reins to the urban couple.
The town is governed by an urban district council.
Even on this holiday, one of the busiest days of the year, traffic remained modest by urban standards.
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Land ownership and urban populations.
The urban half clearly have no opportunity to farm.
Lights from lasers and muzzle fire spotted the forest below them before they reached an urban area, mostly dark with several patches of electricity.
The hills and farmlands gradually turned to inner suburbia and then to the harshness of urban streets, choked tightly with the crush, smells and sounds of the city.
Brady approached the five soldiers in urban gray tactical suits crowded around the small box with a hole still smoking from a hit by a wayward laser bullet.
In 1891 its urban population was computed to be 72,429, which in 1904 was estimated to have increased to about 90,000.
Sofia watched the scenery turn from urban to rural and recognized the roads leading up to Skyline Drive, the scenic route running through the mountains of northern Virginia.
(4) Population municipale agglomre au chef-lieu de la commune, which embraces the urban population as opposed to the rural population.
In the 17th century we have only to mention the concordat between Urban VIII.
It was not till 1370 that Pope Urban V.
The corporation was replaced by two constables chosen annually in the court leet of the manor until 1894, when an urban district council was appointed.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 7086.
Pop. of urban district (Igor) 7722.
Gregorys immediate successors, Victor Ill., Urban II.
A monument of the Crusades with a statue of Pope Urban II.
Up to 1871 the island of Sicily was, according to the bull of Urban II., ecclesiastically dependent on the king, and exempt from the canonical power of the pope.
Urban VIII., however, put in a claim to Ferrara, which, it will be remembered, had been recognized a papal fief in 1530.
The following table shows the urban population in the various divisions of the empire in 1897: - There were in European Russia and Poland only twelve cities with more than too,000 inhabitants in 1884; in 1900 there were sixteen, namely, St Petersburg, Moscow, Warsaw, Odessa, Lodz, Riga, Kiev, Kharkov, Vilna, Saratov, Kazan, Ekaterinoslav, Rostov-on-the Don, Astrakhan, Tula and Kishinev.
The telephone system is considerably developed; in 1904, 92 urban and 66 inter - urban systems existed.
In this necessity Urban IV.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 11,986.
Created cardinal by Urban VI., he was elected successor to the latter on the 2nd of November 1389.
The urban population, divided into two categories according to their taxable wealth, elects delegates direct to the college of the government (Guberniya), and is thus represented in the second degree; but the system of division into categories, according not to the number of taxpayers but to the amount they pay, gives a great preponderance to the richer classes.
In the immediate neighbourhood of Chesterfield on the west is the urban district of Brampton and Waltcn (pop. 2698), to the south-east is Hasland (7427), and to the north-east Brimington (4569).
Pop. of East Barnet Valley urban district, 10, 0 94.
The three chief divisions are as follows: - (I) Chipping or High Barnet, a market town and urban district (Barnet), pop. (1901) 7876.
The urban and rural district roads, covering a much greater mileage and classed as la petite voirie, are maintained chiefly by the communes under the supervision of the Minister of the Interior.
By a bull of 1264 Urban made the festival, hitherto practically confined to the diocese of Liege, obligatory on the whole Church,' and a new office for the festival was written by Thomas Aquinas himself.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 7786.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 8636.
In commemoration of this Pope Urban IV.
The urban district consists of parts of the old parishes of Whitstable and Seasalter.
Pop. of urban district (190') 2952.
The cathedral contains the burial-place of Urban IV.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 1570.
In 1901, 49,102 families inhabited 48,415 houses, and the proportion of the urban population to the rural was 27.5 to 72.5.
The idea, however, did not spread until, in 1261, Jacob Pantaleon, archdeacon of Liege, ascended the papal throne as Urban IV.
Pop. of urban district, 11,566.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 2511.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5479ï¿½ It has a pleasant undulating site near the headwaters of the river Wey.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 18,179.
Pop. of urban district (1900, 1805.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 13,493.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 9446.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 3003.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 6772.
The depositions of witnesses were returned to Rome in 1632, but meantime the forms of the Roman chancery had been changed by Urban VIII., and the advocates could not at once continue their work.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 2214.
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It consists principally of one long street (the Roman Watling Street) and the northern suburb of Milton, a separate urban district (pop. 7086), celebrated for its oysters, the fishery of which used to employ a large number of the inhabitants.
ORMSKIRK, a market town and urban district in the Ormskirk parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, 11 m.
The series relies on the internal mythology of hunters Sam and Dean Winchester as they cross the country in their 67 Chevy Impala hunting down urban legends, demons and monsters.
Even if you are an urban dweller who has never experienced anything but big city living, you can still enjoy the vicarious experience of living in a virtual Farm Town.
These green Cintas uniforms are manufactured in two collections, a resort line made in earth colors and an urban line of pinstripe and solids in light and dark blue.
For some unique Old English fonts, try Urban Fonts.
Milwaukee may be a large urban center, but it still offers ample opportunities for outdoor recreation.
Urban's bull was once more promulgated, at the council of Vienne in 1311, by 1 The pope's decision, so the story goes, was hastened by a miracle.
returned to Rome; and Urban VI., elected in 1378, put a final end to the Avignonian exile.
According to the results obtained by the census committee of 1897, working on a linguistic basis, the distribution of races was as given in the table opposite: 1 Taken as a whole, only 13% of the population of Russia lived in towns in 1897, but in the years 1857-60 less than 10% was urban.
In the college itself the voting - secret and by ballot throughout - is by majority; and since this majority consists, under the actual system, of very conservative elements (the landowners and urban delegates having 8ths of the votes), the progressive elements - however much they might preponderate in the country - would have no chance of representation at all save for the curious provision that one member at least in each government must be chosen from each of the five classes represented in the college.
The board consists of five classes of members: (I) large landed proprietors (nobles owning S90 acres and over), who sit in person; (2) delegates of the small landowners, including the clergy in their capacity of landed proprietors; (3) delegates of the wealthier townsmen; (4) delegates of the less wealthy urban classes; (5) delegates of the peasants, elected by the volosts.
According to the census of 1897 the number of illiterates varied from 89.2 to 44.9% of the population in the rural districts, and from 63.6 to 37.2% in the urban.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5140.
At Troyes, where the gild of St Crispin was reconstituted as late as 1820, an annual festival is celebrated in the church of St Urban.
He extended his influence by the subjugation of Marseilles in 1257, then one of the most important maritime cities of the world, and two years later several communes of Piedmont recognized Charles's suzerainty In 1262 Pope Urban IV.
He died on the 8th of July 1623, and was succeeded by Urban VIII.
This is supposed to have happened in 1263, while Urban IV.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 5760.
Since 1378 Western Christendom, in consequence of the election of the two popes Urban VI.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 4226.
Until nearly a century after the founding of the Carolinas there was not a town in North Carolina that had a population of 1000, and the urban population of the state was exceptionally small at the beginning of the rapid rise of the manufacturing industries about 1880.
In 1900 the urban population (in places having 4000 inhabitants or more) was 152,019, or 8% of the total; the semi-urban (in incorporated places having less than 4000 inhabitants) was 186,258 or 9.8% of the total; and the rural (outside of incorporated places) was 1,555,533 or 82.1% of the total.
But between 1890 and 1900 the urban population increased 56.6% and the semiurban 61-6%, while the rural increased only 10.6%.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5545.
Burnham is an urban district with a population (1901) of 3245.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 4979.
WOOD GREEN, an urban district in the Tottenham parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, suburban to London, 7'7 m.
The lay subjects of the Order consisted of two classes; on the one hand there were the conquered Prussians, in a position of serfdom, bound in time of war to serve with the brethren in foreign expeditions; on the other hand there were the German immigrants, both urban and rural, along with the free Prussians who had voluntarily submitted and remained faithful.
In 12 9 5 the Malatesta obtained possession of it, and kept it until 1444, when it was sold, with Pesaro, to Federico di Montefeltro of Urbino, and with the latter it passed to the papacy under Urban VIII.
The other urban districts are Alfreton (17,505), Alvaston and Boulton(i 279), Ashbourne (4039), Bakewell(2850), Baslow and Bubnell (797), Belper (10,934), Bolsover (6844) Bonsall (1360), Brampton and Walton (2698), Buxton (10,181), Clay Cross(8358), Dronfield(3809), Fairfield(2969), Heage(2889), Heanor (16,249), Long Eaton (13,045), Matlock (5979), Matlock Bath and Scarthin Nick (1819), Newbold and Dunston (5986), New Mills (7773), North Darley (2756), Ripley (io,III), South Darley (788), Swadlincote (18,014), Whittington (9416), Wirksworth (3807).
Pop. of urban district (1901), 3398.
A castle in the town, of the 15th century, is restored to use as offices for the urban district council.
MILFORD HAVEN, a market town, seaport, urban district and contributory parliamentary borough of Pembrokeshire, Wales, situated on the north shore of the celebrated harbour of the same name.
Pop. of urban district (Igo') 3495 It is pleasantly situated in the rich valley of the small river Otter.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 9182.
This industrial centre is continued eastward in the urban district of East Ham (pop. 96,018), where the old village church of St Mary Magdalene retains Norman portions.
In 1885 the urban sanitary district was erected into a parliamentary borough, returning two members for the northern and southern divisions respectively.
From 1890 to 1900 the urban population (i.e.
The county and the township are the units of the rural, the city and the village the units of the urban local The provision for circuit courts was first made in the constitution by an amendment of 1883.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5903.
The narrow streets and the traffic congestion of the business district presented difficult problems of urban transit, but the system is of exceptional efficiency.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 11,435.
LLANDILO, or Llandeilo Fawr, a market town and urban district of Carmarthenshire, Wales, picturesquely situated above the right bank of the river Towy.
In the case of urban leases, however, ejectment (q.v.) - called in Scots Law " removing " - will not be authorized unless the tenant received 4 0 days' warning before the term of removal.
HEANOR, an urban district in the Ilkeston parliamentary division of Derbyshire, England, ro m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 8106.
The same appeal was made, more than once, to Urban II.; and the answer was the First Crusade.
Such were the forces set in movement by Urban II., when, after holding a synod at Piacenza (March, 10 9 5), and receiving there fresh appeals from Alexius, he moved to Clermont, in the S.E.
Like Gregory, Urban had thus sought for aid for the Eastern empire; unlike Gregory, who had only mentioned the Holy Sepulchre in a single letter, and then casually, he had struck the note of Jerusalem.
The instant cries of Deus volt which answered the note showed that Urban had struck aright.
Thousands at once took the cross; the first was Bishop Adhemar of Puy, whom Urban named his legate and made leader of the First Crusade (for the holy war, according to Urban's original conception, must needs be led by a clerk).
Fixing the 15th of August 1096 as the time for the departure of the crusaders, and Constantinople as the general rendezvous, Urban returned from France to Italy.
The idea of the crusade had thus already ripened in French poetry, before Urban preached his sermon.
The sermon of Urban II.
Some three or four months before the term fixed by Urban II., in April and May 1096, five divisions of pauperes had already collected.
of France, had reached Constantinople in November 1096, in a species of honourable captivity, and had done Alexius homage; Robert of Normandy and Stephen of Blois, to whom Urban II.
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The Genoese had been invited by Urban II.
Already in 1365 Urban VI.
The urban population on the basis of places having a population of 4000 or more was 16.6% of the total in 1900 and 22.7% in 1905, the percentage for Florida, as for other Southern States; being small as compared with the percentage for most of the other states of the Union.
The removal to London was proof that the leaders were alive to the necessity of grappling with the rapid growth of towns and cities, and that the Connexion, at first mainly a rural movement, had also urban work to accomplish.
Nearly two miles inland to the north-west is Madron (an urban district with a population of 3486).
Three miles north-east is the urban district of Ludgvan (pop. 2274), and to the south is Paul (6332), which includes the village of Newlyn.
of Bushey Park, is an urban district with a population (1901) of 2606.
CHISLEHURST, an urban district in the Sevenoaks parliamentary division of Kent, England, 114 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 4201.
CHESHUNT, an urban district in the Hertford parliamentary division of Hertfordshire, England, on the Lea, 14 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 2994.
Pop. of urban district (1901) S900.
PADIHAM, an urban district in the Clitheroe parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, 3 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 8092.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 3781.
The village of Sheringham (pop. of urban district, 2359), lying to the west, is also frequented by visitors.
The slaves were employed either in domestic service - as household managers, attendants or personal escorts - or in work of other kinds, agricultural or urban.
BEDLINGTON, an urban district of Northumberland, England, within the parliamentary borough of Morpeth, 5 m.
On the south bank of the river is the township and urban district of Cowpen (pop. 17,879), with collieries and glass works; coal is shipped from this point by river.
at Veroli, and in 1185 visited Urban III.
Simon, its reputed author, and exalts him above Moses; (2) it mystically explains the Hebrew vowel points, which did not obtain till 570; (3) the compiler borrows two verses from the celebrated hymn called " The Royal Diadem," written by Ibn Gabirol, who was born about 1021; (4) it mentions the capture of Jerusalem by the crusaders and the re-taking of the Holy City by the Saracens; (5) it speaks of the comet which appeared at Rome, 15th July 1264, under the pontificate of Urban IV.; (6) by a slip the Zohar assigns a reason why its contents were not revealed before5060-5066A.M., i.e.1300-1306A.D., (7) the doctrine of the En Soph and the Sephiroth was not known before the 13th century; and (8) the very existence of the Zohar itself was not known prior 1 See, e.g., G.
The urban element is larger than in any other southern state, owing to the large population of New Orleans.
The average of settlement per square mile varied from 169.7 in Havana province to 11.8 in Camaguey, and was 46.4 for all of Cuba; the percentage of urban population (in cities, that is, with more than 1000 inhabitants) in the different provinces.
It is an urban district together with contiguous rural territory.
In order to conciliate even the Moslems, who include the bulk of the great landholders and of the urban population, its representatives visit the mosques in state on festivals; grants are made for the Mecca pilgrimage; and even the howling Dervishes in Serajevo are maintained by the state.
Esher is included in the urban district of Esher and The Dittons, of which Thames Ditton is a favourite riverside resort.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 13,656.
BOWNESS-ON-WINDERMERE, an urban district in the Appleby parliamentary division of Westmorland, England, on the east shore of Windermere, 14 m.
Together with the town of Windermere it forms an urban district (pop. 5061 in 1901), but the two towns were separate until 1gos.
To the north lies the urban district of Southborough (pop. 6977).
Pop. of urban district (r901) 3909.
The urban population (i.e.
CHINGFORD, an urban district in the Epping parliamentary division of Essex, England, 102 m.
Buckhurst Hill (an urban district; pop. 4786) lies to the N.E.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 8943.
They acquired great wealth and influence, and in 1623 Maffeo Barberini was raised to the papal throne as Urban VIII.
After the death of Urban in 1644 his successor, Innocent X., showed hostility to the Barberini family.
Only 8% of the Russians total are classed as urban.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 12,808.
Bowling Green is served by the Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton and the Toledo & Ohio Central railways, and by the Toledo Urban & Interurban and the Lake Erie, Bowling Green & Napoleon electric lines, the former extending from Toledo to Dayton.
SOWERBY BRIDGE, an urban district in the Sowerby parliamentary division of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, 3 m.
The separate urban district of Sowerby adjoins to the south-west.
is the urban district of Balby-with-Hexthorpe (pop. 6781); and 7 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 4514.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 4726.
The cathedral (dedicated to St Nicholas the Pilgrim, a Greek assassinated at Trani in 1094 and canonized by Urban II.), on a raised open site near the sea, was consecrated, before its completion, in 1143; it is a basilica with three apses, a large crypt and a lofty tower, the latter erected in1230-1239by the architect whose name appears on the ambo in the cathedral of Bitonto, Nicolaus Sacerdos.
Though his Roman Antiquities and Scotia illustrior had been placed on the Index pending correction, Pope Urban VIII.
As a municipality covers a large extent of country, the population given is larger than that of the urban parishes, and is therefore not strictly correct according to European practice.
HOLMFIRTH, an urban district in the Holmfirth parliamentary division of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, on and Holme and the Ribble, 6 m.
The number and aggregate population of all towns and boroughs in Hungary proper having in 1890 more than 10,000 inhabitants was at the censuses of 1880, 1890 and 1900: Thus the relative increase of the population living in urban districts of more than io,000 inhabitants amounted in 1900 to nearly 4% of the total population.
These urban municipalities are towns which for their local government are independent of the counties in which they are situated, and have, therefore, a larger amount of municipal autonomy than the communes or the other towns.
Besides these sixty-three rural counties for Hungary, and eight for Croatia-Slavonia, Hungary has twenty-six urban counties or towns with municipal rights.
In Croatia-Slavonia there are four urban counties or towns with municipal rights namely: Eszek, Varasd, Zagrab and Zimony.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 2652.
BETTWS Y COED, an urban district of Carnarvonshire, North Wales, 4 m.
CHISWICK, an urban district in the Ealing parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, suburban to London, on the Thames, 7a m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5406.
The exhibition of the Host dates from the institution of the Festival of Corpus Christi by Urban IV.
Writing in the name of the desolate church at Jerusalem he sounded the first trumpet-call of the crusades, though almost a century was to pass away before his note was repeated by Peter the Hermit and Urban II.'
Each district is sub-divided into field-cornetcies, the cornetcies being themselves divided, where necessary, into urban and rural areas.
Besides Pretoria and the towns in the Witwatersrand district, there are few urban centres of any size.
While thus caring for the urban areas the administration was equally alive to the needs of the country districts.
LLANWRTYD WELLS, an urban district of Breconshire, south Wales, with a station on the central Wales section of the London & North Western railway, 231 m.
Out of the civil parish, which has an area of 10,785 acres and had in 1 9 01 a population of 854, there was formed in 1907 the urban district, comprising 1611 acres, and with an estimated population at the date of formation of 812.
FISHGUARD (Abergwaun), a market town, urban district, contributory parliamentary borough and seaport of Pembrokeshire, Wales, near the mouth of the river Gwaun, which here flows into Fishguard Bay of St George's Channel.
At that period the urban masses, but recently converted to Christianity, sought in the worship of the martyrs a sort of substitute for polytheism.
Pop. of urban district (Igor) 3745.
It was formerly in the ancient parish of Eglwysilan, but from that and Bedwas (Mon.) an ecclesiastical parish was formed in 1850, while the whole of the parishes of Eglwysilan and Llanfabon, with a total acreage of 14,426, were in 1893 constituted into an urban district; its population in 1901 was 15,385, of which 4343 were in the "town" ward.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5558.
A minute knowledge of printed books and a methodical examination of departmental and communal archives furnished him with material for a long course of successful lectures, which gave rise to some important works on municipal history and led to a great revival of interest in the origins and significance of the urban communities in France.
Many widenings and other improvements of existing thoroughfares, and extensions of tramways were proposed, and detailed recommendations were made as regards urban and suburban railways, and the rehousing of the working population on the outskirts of London.
appointed by the London County Council 1 pp y y (4), the City of London and the City of Westminster (2 each), the other Metropolitan boroughs (1 each), the county councils of Middlesex, Hertfordshire, Essex, Kent and Surrey (1 each), borough of West Ham (2), various groups of other boroughs and urban districts, and the Thames and the Lea Conservancies.
Only 9.4% of the people were classed as urban in the census of 1901, and a considerable proportion of this number were natives of India and not Burmese.
CASTLEFORD, an urban district in the Osgoldcross parliamentary division of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, on the river Aire near its junction with the Calder, 9 m.
Here he composed a large number of motets and sacred pieces, which, being brought under the notice of Pope Urban VIII., obtained for him an appointment in the choir of the Sistine Chapel at Rome.
BETHESDA, an urban district of Carnarvonshire, N.
of France for matrimonial infidelity in 1095, Urban opened a struggle which was not terminated until after his death.
Urban crossed the Alps in the summer, and remained over a year in France and Burgundy, being everywhere reverently received.
He held a largely attended council at Clermont in November 1095, where the preaching of the First Crusade marked the most prominent feature of Urban's pontificate.
finally from Rome in 1097, and established Urban firmly in the papal see.
Urban died suddenly at Rome on the 29th of July 1099, fourteen days after the capture of Jerusalem, but before the tidings of that event had reached Italy.
It is well established that Urban preached the sermon at Clermont which gave the impetus to the crusades.
Letters of Urban are published in J.
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Pop. of urban district (1901) 8246.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 9230.
A fresh danger threatened the republic in 1367 when Charles IV., who had allied himself with Pope Urban V., Queen Joanna of Naples, and various north Italian despots to humble the Visconti, demanded that the Florentines should join the league.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 6126.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5248.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 10,426.
Pop. of urban district (19b1) 7670.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 2186.
We may consider that, in country districts, constant soil moisture is one of the chief factors; while in the case of urban outbreaks mere soil moisture is subsidiary to other more potent causes.
ROWLEY REGIS, an urban district in the Kingswinford parliamentary division of Staffordshire, England, on the Stourbridge branch of the Great Western railway, 7 m.
MIDSOMER NORTON, an urban district in the northern parliamentary division of Somersetshire, England, i 2 z m.
The church of St John the Baptist, principally Perpendicular, - has in its tower three bells presented by Charles Both this town and the adjacent urban district of Radstock (pop. 3355) have a considerable trade in coal, which is mined in the vicinity.
It is governed by an urban district council.
In 1631 Urban VIII.
Petrarch had urgently pressed Urban V., Gregory's immediate predecessor, to accomplish the desired change; and Dante had at an earlier date laboured to bring about the same object.
Peace was signed with the new pope, Urban VI., and Catherine, having thus accomplished her second great political task, went home again to Siena.
Thence on the outbreak of the schism Urban summoned her to Rome, whither, somewhat reluctantly, she journeyed with her now large spiritual family in November.
Once arrived she gave herself heartily to Urban's cause, and wore her slender powers out in restraining his impatient temper, quieting the revolt of the people of Rome, and trying to win for Urban the support of Europe.
WEMBLEY, an urban district in the Harrow parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, to m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 3303.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 3245.
Rhode Island in 1900 had the highest percentage of urban population of any state in the Union, 91.6% of the total population living in cities of 4000 or more inhabitants.
From 1890 to 1900 the urban population increased from 3 10, 335 to 392,509 or 26.5%; while the rural population (i.e.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5671.
The cathedral, consecrated in 1187 by Pope Urban III., stands at the northern extremity of the ancient city, by the bank of the Adige; it is inferior in size and importance to S.
In 1906 the urban population was 2229, the communal population 9986.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 3981.
Pop. of urban district (1891) 9786; (1901) 16,244.
Pop of urban district, which includes several neighbouring parishes (1901), 16,665.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 2628.
A neighbouring centre of the serge industry is the urban district of Buckfastleigh (pop. 2520), 3 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5093.
Pop. of urban district (Igor) 11,057.
the rise of the scholastic theology, the reforms of Pope Hildebrand, and the preaching of the First Crusade by Pope Urban II.
HOYLAND NETHER, an urban district in the Hallamshire parliamentary division of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, 51 m.
the growth of urban population).
The urban population is increasing, as shown in the following table: Decennial Rate of Increase or Decrease.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 3025.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 18,449.
CLEATOR MOOR, an urban district in the Egremont parliamentary division of Cumberland, England, 4 m.
Midleton is governed by an urban district council.
TEDDINGTON, an urban district in the Uxbridge parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, close to the Thames, 13 m.
The urban population of Delaware (i.e.
The consistent opposition of the retail traders in large urban centres other than the large stores, and of the country shopkeeper generally, has been sufficient to secure the refusal of the postmaster-general to the proposed scheme, but a commencement was made in 1908 for orders not exceeding X20 between the United Kingdom and Egypt, Cyprus and Malta, and certain British post offices in Turkey and Tangier.
Pop. of urban district of Heston and Isleworth (1901) 30,863.
ACTON, an urban district in the Ealing parliamentary division of Middlesex, England, suburban to London, 9 m.
He became a monk in the Benedictine monastery of Christ Church, Canterbury, where he made the acquaintance of Anselm, at that time visiting England as abbot of Bec. The intimacy was renewed when Anselm became archbishop of Canterbury in 1093; thenceforward Eadmer was not only his disciple and follower, but his friend and director, being formally appointed to this position by Pope Urban II.
The rural element of the population is large, though it is not increasing as rapidly as the urban; and no other state in the Union is so uniformly settled.
Between 1890 and -1900 the urban population increased 38.3%, while the rural increased 14.6%.
STEVENAGE, an urban district in the Hitchin parliamentary division of Hertfordshire, England, 282 m.
ELLAND, an urban district in the Elland parliamentary division of Yorkshire, England, on the Calder, 22 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 6331.
Across the Ouzel in Buckinghamshire, where Leighton railway station is situated, is the urban district of Linslade (pop. 2157).
reduced the period between these lucrative occasions from one hundred to fifty years, and Urban VI.
Neverthe sided with Urban VI.
in Rome, Scotland with Clement VII., his rival; Flanders followed England; Urban secured Germany, Hungary and the northern kingdoms; while Spain, after remaining neutral for a time, went over to Clement.
An unusual density of urban settlement, furnishing excellent home markets and transportation facilities, are the main props of this new interest.
Since 1865 (at least) various parts of Cape Cod have shrunk greatly in population, agriculture and manufactures, and even in fishing interests; this reconstruction of industrial and social interests being, apparently, simply part of the general urban movement-a movement toward better opportunities.
The government of Brookline (pop. in 1905, 2 3,43 6) is an interesting example of the adaptation of the township system to urban conditions.
Pop. of urban district (Igor), 7454.
WROTHAM, an urban district in the Medway parliamentary division of Kent, England, io m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 4003.
The popes took the direction of the matter into their own hands towards the end of the 11th century as they realized the necessity of promoting peace among Christians in order to unite them successfully in the crusades against the Mahommedans; and the first decree of the Council of Clermont (1095), at which Urban II.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 5680.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5547.
in 1059, that of Urban II.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 4850.
RAMSBOTTOM, an urban district in the Heywood parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, 4 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 4862.
inland to the east, it forms the urban district of Stratton and Bude, with a population (1901) of 2308.
The village (pop. of urban district in 1901, 781) lies near the head of the lake, on the small river Rothay and the Keswick-Ambleside road, 122 m.
BARRY, an urban district and seaport of Glamorganshire, Wales, on the Bristol Channel, 153 m.
The urban district of Barry, with a population in 1901 of 27,030, comprises the ecclesiastical parishes of Barry, Cadoxton, Merthyr-Dovan, and a portion of Sully in which is included Barry Island (194 acres), now, however, joined to the mainland.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 2536.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 7245.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 2404.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 12,762.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 4438.
CHADDERTON, an urban district of Lancashire, England, within the parliamentary borough of Oldham.
PRESCOT, a market town and urban district in the Ormskirk parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, 8 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 4349.
The rural population embraces 51% of the whole, the urban population 48%.
Pop. (1901), urban district of Swadlincote district, 18,014.
In the urban areas the proportion of persons, of all races, able to read and write was 50 67%; in the rural areas the proportion was 26.43%.
In 1900 the urban population (i.e.
The rural population was therefore in that year 58.8% of the total, and the urban was only 28.7% of the total, but from 1890 to 1900 the urban increased 185% while the rural increased only 55.6%.
The preponderating industrial activity of the kingdom fosters the tendency of the population to concentrate in towns, and no German state, with the exception of the Hanseatic towns, has so large a proportion of urban population, this forming 52.97% of the whole.
From 1890 to 1900, on the basis of places having 4000 inhabitants or more, the urban population increased from 10,177 in 1890 to 28,743 in 1900; so that there was the remarkable increase of 182.4% in urban population against an increase of 16.8% in the total population.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 9279.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 3837.
The urban district of Warblington, r m.
FARNWORTH, an urban district in the Radcliffe-cumFarnworth parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, on the Irwell, 3 m.
The municipal boroughs are Bromley (pop. 27,354), Canterbury, a city and county borough (24,889), Chatham (37,057), Deal (10,581), Dover (4 1, 794), Faversham (11,290), Folkestone (30,650), Gillingham (42,530), Gravesend (27,196), Hythe (5557), Lydd (2675), Maidstone (33,516), Margate (23,118), New Romney (1328), Queenborough (1544), Ramsgate (2 7,733), Rochester, a city (30,590), Sandwich (3170), Tenterden (324.3), Tunbridge Wells (33,373) The urban districts are Ashford (12,808), Beckenham (26,331), Bexley (12,918), Broadstairs and St Peter's (6466), Cheriton (7091), Chislehurst (7429), Dartford (18,644), Erith (25,296), Foots Cray (5817), Herne Bay (6726), Milton (7086), Northfleet (12,906), Penge (22,465), Sandgate (2294), Sevenoaks (8106), Sheerness (18,179), Sittingbourne (8943), Southborough (6977), Tonbridge (12,736), Walmer (5614), Whitstable (7086), Wrotham (3571).
24 proximity to London, beyond those included among the boroughs and urban districts, there should be mentioned Orpington (4259).
ROYTON, an urban district of Lancashire, England, within the parliamentary borough of Oldham, 2 m.
Whitney took an active interest in the development of urban transit in New York, and was one of the organizers of the Metropolitan Street Railway Company.
He was almost the only one who succeeded in making a firm stand in the tumultuous conclave of 1378; but the deliberation with which he made up his mind as to the validity of the election of Urban VI.
The council of Constance then deposed him, as a perjurer, an incurable schismatic and a heretic (26th July 1417), After struggling with the popes of Rome, Urban VI., Boniface IX., Innocent VII.
That of the sub: urban provinces is effected by branches of the Bangkok civil police.
Local civil government is carried on by popularly elected parish, district, urban and municipal councils.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 11,969.
and, instead of assigning them to the four urban tribes, he distributed them through all the tribes and thus gave them practical control of the elections.
Fabius Rullianus limited the landless and poorer freedmen to the four urban tribes, thus annulling the effect of Claudius's.
In spite of his political reforms, he opposed the admission of the plebeians to the consulship and priestly offices; and, although these reforms might appear to be democratic in character and calculated to give preponderance to the lowest class of the people, his probable aim was to strengthen the power of the magistrates (and lessen that of the senate) by founding it on the popular will, which would find its expression in the urban inhabitants and could be most easily influenced by the magistrate.
Having obtained the consent:of Pope Urban V., he established at Cracow a studiumgenerale on the model of the university of Bologna.
A few fragments printed in Polish had appeared before this, as the Lord's Prayer in the statutes of the bishops of Breslau in 1475, the story of Pope Urban in Latin, German and Polish in 1505, &c.; but the first complete work in the Polish language appeared from the press of this printer at Cracow in 1521, under the title, Speeches of the Wise King Solomon.
He was considered to have approached Horace more nearly than any other modern poet, and a gold medal was given him by Pope Urban VIII.
Skibbereen is governed by an urban district council.
(Godfrey Castiglione), pope in 1241, son of a sister of Urban III.
After Urban's death he entered the Cistercian monastery at Hautecombe in Savoy.
The first definite instance of a plenary Indulgence is that of Urban II.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5766.
He accompanied an embassy to England in 1625, and in 1630 visited Rome, where he won the favour of Urban VIII.
The urban population, i.e.
CROMPTON, an urban district of Lancashire, England, 21 m.
the urban community; (c) the Mahommedan population.
The older part of the urban district is included in the parliamentary borough of Merthyr Tydfil, and also shares with Merthyr and Aberdare the services of a stipendiary magistrate.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 4039.
However, in the decade between 1890 and 1900 the percentage of urban population (i.e.
population of incorporated places with a population of less than 4000) to the total increased from 8'86 to 9'86%; but 48'3% of the urban population of 2900 was in the city of Louisville.
PORTHCAWL, a seaport and urban district in the midparliamentary division of Glamorganshire, South Wales, 30 m.
The urban district (formed in 1893) is conterminous with the civil parish of Newton Nottage, which, in addition to Porthcawl proper, built on the sea-front, comprises the ancient village of Nottage, 1 m.
HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING, an urban district in the Houghtonle-Spring parliamentary division of Durham, England, 6 m.
Mommsen interprets this policy as signifying that "the rule of the urban community of Rome over the shores of the Mediterranean was at an end," and says that the first act of the "new Mediterranean state" was "to atone for the two greatest outrages which that urban community had perpetrated on civilization."
He became a monk of Monte Cassino, was taken to Rome by Urban II., and made chancellor and cardinal-deacon of Sta Maria in Cosmedin.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 18,412.
Of the total population in 1890 the rural constituted 6 7.4% and the urban 37.6%, but in 1900 the rural constituted only 53.3% of the total and the urban 46.7%.
INCE-IN-MAKERFIELD, an urban district in the Ince parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, adjoining the borough of Wigan.
Its boundaries include the suburbs, formerly separate urban districts, of Eccleshill, Idle and others.
Pop. of urban district (1891) 46,346; (1901) 95,131.
The war was finally composed by the mediation of Urban II.
WOODFORD, an urban district in the Walthamstow (S.W.) parliamentary division of Essex, England, 9 m.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5355.
The cities thus privileged, however, though receiving complete Roman citizenship, were not, as the logic of public law might seem to demand, incorporated in Rome, but continued to exist as independent urban units; and this anomaly survived in the municipal system which was developed, on the basis of these grants of citizenship, after the Social War.
By the Lex Julia of 90 B.C. and the Lex Plautia Papiria of 89 B.C. every town in Italy which made application in due form received the complete citizenship. The term municipium was no longer confined to a particular class of Italian towns but was adopted as a convenient name for all urban communities of Roman citizens in Italy.
The incorporation of existing towns, hitherto non-Roman, in the uniform municipal system of the principate took place mainly in the eastern part of the Empire, where Greek civilization had long fostered urban life.
Pop. of urban district of Felixstowe and Walton (1901), 5815.
In 1264 Urban IV.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 5172.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5472.
HECKMONDWIKE, an urban district in the Spen Valley parliamentary division of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, 8 m.
In addition to the breweries, rum and brandy distilleries, sugar mills and tobacco factories, which are sometimes worked as adjuncts to the plantations, there are many purely urban industries, such as the manufacture of woollen and cotton goods on a large scale, and manufactures of building material and furniture; but these industries are far less important than agriculture.
WINSFORD, an urban district in the Northwich parliamentary division of Cheshire, England, on the river Weaver, 6 m.
Pop. (1901), of urban district of Matlock, 5979; of Matlock Bath and Scarthin Nick, 1819.
of the great urban centres, that is established to-day in the river lowlands, reflects the role that water highways have played in the peopling of the country.
Growth of tile Nation in Population.If the I9th century was remarkable with respect to national and urban growth the world over, it was particularly so in the growth of the United States.
A study of the family names appearing on the census rolls of two prosperous and typical American counties, one distinctively urban and the other rural, in 1790 and I900, has confirmed the popular impression that the British element is growing little, and that the fastest reproducers to-day are the foreign elements that have become large in the immigration current in very recent decades.
But while this growth was relatively uniform over the South, in the North there was a low (often a decreasing) rate of rural and a high rate of urban growth.
Urban and Rural Population.The five cities of the country that had 8000 or more inhabitants in 1790 had multiplied to 548 in 1900.
The great growth of urban centres has been a result of industrial expansion since that time.
At the other extreme, Mississippi had only 3% of urban citizens.
If the limit be drawn at a population of 2500 (a truer division) the urban.
There are abundant statistical indications that the line (be the ~fiuence that draws it economic or social) between urban centres of nly 2500 inhabitants and rural districts is much sharper to-day than was that between the country and cities of 8000 inhabitants (the largest had five times that number) in 1790.
Classifying, then, as urban centres all of above 2500 inhabitants, three-tenths of the total population lived in the latter centres in 1880 and four-tenths (3o,583,4f 1) in i~oo; their population doubled in these twenty years.
The same years, however, made apparent a rapid fall, general and marked, yet possibly only temporary, in the rate at which such urban centres, as well as larger ones, had been gaining upon the rural districts; this reaction being most pronounced in the South and least so in the North Atlantic states, whose manufacturing industries are concentrated in dense centres of population.
In every 1000 urban inhabitants there were, in 1900, 23 (in 1890 only 19) more females than in 1000 rural inhabitants.
The median age of the population of cities of 25,000 or more inhabitants was 355 years greater than that of the inhabitants of smaller urban centres and rural districts, owing probably in the main to the movement of middle-aged native and foreign adults to urban centres, and the higher birth-rate of the rural, districts.
The increase of the different items during the five years was greater in every case in the rural than in the urban factories.
523% of the total number, employing 66.3% of all wage-earners, and producing 69.7% of the total product-value, were in urban centres.
Administrative law, including the regulation of urban and rural local government, state and local taxation and finance, education, public works, the liquor traffic, vaccination, adulteration, charities, asylums, prisons, the inspection of mines and factories, general laws relating to corporations, railways, labor questions.
SKELTON AND BROTTON, an urban district in the Cleveland parliamentary division of the North Riding of Yorkshire, England, 17 m.
In spite of the growth of manufactures since 1878, there are few large cities, and the proportion of the urban population to the rural is small.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 6124.
He became the intimate friend of Pope Urban VIII., who appointed him to the suburban see of Palestrina in 1691.
An able writer and skilful diplomatist, Bentivoglio was marked out as Urban's successor, but he died suddenly on the 7th of September 1644 at the opening of the conclave.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 3766.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 14,726.
ILKLEY, an urban district in the Otley parliamentary division .of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, 16 m.
Pop. of urban district(1901) 7455.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 5238.
Salford has been to a large extent overshadowed by Manchester, and the two boroughs, in spite of their separate government, are so closely connected as to be one great urban area.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 8385.
During this war he gave proofs of much diplomatic ability, and Pope Urban VIII.
SWINTON AND PENDLEBURY, an urban district in the Eccles parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, 5 m.
It was at Leghorn that Urban V.
The town, which is governed by an urban district council, is a centre for visitors to the county.
There is one lake within the urban limits, the Lagoa de Rodrigo de Freitas, near the Botanical Garden, separated from the sea by a narrow sand beach, which is being gradually filled in.
The population which contains a large foreign element, chiefly German and Italian, was returned as 73,574 by the census of 1900, including some outlying districts not within urban limits.
In 1626 the last descendant of Francesco, called Francesco Maria II., when old and childless abdicated in favour of Pope Urban VIII., after which time Urbino, with its subject towns of Pesaro, Fano, Fossombrone, Gubbio, Castel Durante, Cagli and about 300 small villages, became part of the papal states until the suppression of the temporal power in 1870.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 3098.
BROWNHILLS, an urban district in the Lichfield parliamentary division of Staffordshire, England, 6 m.
(English), and the proportion of urban to rural population, roughly, as I to 3 of the inhabitants.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 4009.
This form of government continued until 1851, when a local board was formed, which in 1894 was superseded by an urban district council.
Pop. of urban district (1891), 11,962; (Igor) 18,644.
The urban population is only one-eighth of the total, and shows no tendency to increase.
Pop. of urban district (1901), 1566.
The bishop was induced to issue an edict which prohibited from preaching all who were not in priest's orders, and an appeal to Urban VI.
Nuova by his uncle, Clement VI., was the successor of Urban V.
The great schism, which was to endure fifty years, broke out soon after the election of his successor, Urban VI.
P. Kirsch, Die Riickkehr der Papste Urban V.
The population of the city of Honolulu, which includes the entire urban population of the Territory, was 22,907 in 1890 and 39,306 in 1900.
The Japanese and Koreans, and in less measure the Chinese, act as domestic servants, work under white contractors on irrigating ditches and reservoirs, do most of the plantation labour and compete successfully with whites and native islanders in all save skilled urban occupations, such as printing and the manufacture of machinery.
Pop. of urban district, (1891) 31,536, (1901) 42,738.
66 and 74) that the dialect used in the district differed somewhat from urban Latin.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 5120.
Pop. of urban district (1901) 17,505.
Pop. of urban district of New Hunstanton (1901) 1893.
Kildare, and educated first at the Quaker school at Carlow and afterwards at Rome, where he joined the Urban College of the Propaganda and, after passing a brilliant course, was ordained in 1829.
He then became vice-rector, and afterwards rector, of the Irish National College in Rome; and during the Mazzini revolution of 1848 he was rector of the Urban College, saving the property under the protection of the American flag.
Period from Urban II.
The great figure of this period is unquestionably the French Cluniac Urban II., who led the Hildebrandine reformation with more vehemence than Gregory himself and was the originator of the crusades.
Urban set his hand to reforms from which his predecessor Gregory had recoiled.
Urban was the first to proclaim with emphasis the necessity of a close association of the Curia with the religious orders, and this he made the essential basis of the theocratic government.
As the originator of the first crusade, Urban is entitled to the honour of the idea and its execution.
The progress of these African Mussulmans into Spain and their incessant piracies in Italy were perhaps the occasional cause that determined Urban II.
The essential reason of Urban II.'s action, and consequently the true cause of the crusade, was the ambition of the pope to unite with Rome and the Roman Church the Churches of Jerusalem, Antioch, Alexandria and even Constantinople, which the Greek schism had rendered independent.
Armed by the reformation with a moral authority which made it possible to concentrate the forces of the West under the supreme direction of the Church and its leaders, Urban II.
The vast conflict aroused by the Hildebrandine reformation, and particularly the investiture quarrel, continued under the Settlement three successors of Urban II.; but with them it of the assumed a different character, and a tendency arose Investiture to terminate it by other means.
and Urban II.; but they held that the intimate union of Church and State was indispensable to the social order, and that the rights of kings should be respected as well as the rights of priests.
History has not done sufficient justice to the Italian monk Paschal II., who was the equal of Urban in private virtues, personal disinterestedness, and religious conviction, Paschal /L, but was surpassed by him in ardour and rigidity 1099-u18.